President Yoweri Museveni, the commander-in-chief of the armed forces, has promoted two senior officers to the ranks of Major General
The promoted are; Brig Nakibus Lakara and Brig James Mugira, who immediately assume the titles of Major General.
According to New Vision, Lakara has been the commander of the UPDF 3rd division in Karamoja sub-region since July 2013, while Mugira has been in charge of Luwero Industries.
Brig James Mugira has been promoted to Major General Mugira replaced Jackline Mbabazi, the wife of former Prime Minister, Amama Mbabazi, as managing director of the Luweero-based defence industry in 2011.
Mugira formerly served as the head of Chieftaincy of Military Intelligence (CMI).
Source: New Vision