Kasese Clashes Commander Maj. Gen Peter Elwelu Promoted

With about two years down the road since the occurrence of the bloody Clashes between Runzururu Kingdom officials and the government security operatives, a number of officers have continued being elevated.

This evening, President Museveni who is also the commander in chief of the armed force has promoted Maj. Gen. Peter Elweru to Lieutenant General Rank.

Elweru is one who instructed the nasty incident that left over 200 people dead and King Wisely Mumbere together with over 100 subjects detained.

The promotion came a few months after he was raised from division commander to commander of land forces in the Uganda People’s Defense forces.

Today’s elevation also included the former commander of the Special Forces Command, Muhoozi Kainerugaba to the rank of Lieutenant General.

Below is the list of the other elevated officers.

2. Lt Gen Joram Mugume – Gen

3. Maj Gen Pecos Kuteesa – Lt Gen

4. Maj Gen John Mugume – Lt Gen

5. Maj Gen Prossy Nalweyiso – Lt Gen

6. Maj Gen Charles Awany Otema – Lt Gen

7. Maj Gen James Nakibus Lakara – Lt Gen

8. Maj Gen Peter Elwelu – Lt Gen

9. Maj Gen James Mugira – Lt Gen

10. Maj Gen Joseph B Musanyufu – Lt Gen

11. Maj Gen Charles Lutaaya – Lt Gen

12. Maj Gen Muhoozi Kainerugaba – Lt Gen

13. Brig Joram Kakari Tumwine – Maj Gen

14. Brig Elly Kayanja – Maj Gen

15. Brig Eric Mukasa – Maj Gen

16. Brig Burundi K Nyamunywanisa – Maj Gen

17. Brig Sam Kiwanuka- Maj Gen

18. Brig Dr Ambrose K Musinguzi- Maj Gen

19. Brig Samuel Kawagga- Maj Gen

20. Brig Joseph Arocha- Maj Gen

21. Brig John Lorot- Maj Gen

22. Brig Apollo Kasiita Gowa- Maj Gen

23. Brig Leopold Eric Kyanda- Maj Gen

24. Brig Birungi James Mugabe- Maj Gen

25. Brig Don William Nabasa- Maj Gen

26. Brig Stephen Muzeyi Sabiiti- Maj Gen

27. Brig Samuel Wasswa- Maj Gen

28. Brig Jim Willis Byarugaba- Maj Gen

29. Brig Timothy Sabiiti- Maj Gen

30. Col Moses S Lukyamuzi- Brig Gen

31. Col John M Kaganda- Brig Gen

32. Col Charles R Tusiime- Brig Gen

33. Col Fenekansi Mugyenyi- Brig Gen

34. Col Adolf Serwada- Brig Gen

35. Col John C Anywar- Brig Gen

36. Col Jackson Bell- Brig Gen

37. Col Dr Kenneth Ocen Obwot- Brig Gen

38. Col Sam Omara- Brig Gen

39. Col Emmy Mulindwa- Brig Gen

40. Col Stephen Mugerwa- Brig Gen

41. Col Johnson Muma- Brig Gen

42. Col Frank Kyambadde- Brig Gen

43. Col Moses Kwikiriza- Brig Gen

44. Col Ceaser Innocent Bahwezi- Brig Gen

45. Col William Beinomugisha- Brig Gen

46. Col James Kaija- Brig Gen

47. Col Godwin Karugaba- Brig Gen

48. Col Fred M Karara- Brig Gen

49. Col Fred Rugadya Akiiki- Brig Gen

50. Col Bonny Bamwiseki-Brig Gen

51. Col Ronald S Bigirwa- Brig Gen

52. Col Joseph Balikudembe- Brig Gen

53. Col Felix Kulaigye- Brig Gen

54. Col Wilson Muhabuzi- Brig Gen

55. Col Dr James Kiyengo- Brig Gen

56. Col Dr Stephen Kusasira- Brig Gen

57. Col Bob Paciesky Ogiki-Brig Gen

58. Col Peter Gaitan Omola- Brig Gen

59. Col Julius Biryabarema- Brig Gen

60. Col Flavia Byekwaso- Brig Gen

61. Col Dr Shilling E Tibayungwa- Brig Gen

62. Col Johnson Namanya – Brig Gen

63. Col Dr Patrick Ogwok Ogen – Brig Gen

64. Col Daniel Mugumya Kakono – Brig Gen

65. Col Godfrey Mujuni – Brig Gen

To Top