UPDF to retire 17 Generals – Daily Monitor

The Uganda People’s Defence Forces is set to retire 17 generals, including the former Coordinator of Intelligence Services Gen David Sejusa, in July next year in the biggest retirement of senior officers above the rank of brigadier in a single batch since 1986 Gen Sejusa has had running battles with government and on several occasions tried to retire from the army but his application was rejected by the UPDF leadership. In 1996, he announced his impromptu resignation from the army citing harassment and intimidation by the top army leadership following his testimony in Parliament about why the army had failed to end the atrocious insurgency in the north by the Lord’s Resistance Army rebels.

Start the conversation, or Read more at Daily Monitor.


Source link : http://www.topix.com/world/uganda/2018/11/updf-to-retire-17-generals?fromrss=1

Author :

Publish date : 2018-11-01 07:44:12

share on: