Uganda Army Brigadier Kyanda Replaced as UPDF Chief of Staff

Uganda army replaced Brigadier Leopold Kyanda as UPDF Chief of Staff.

According to a military source, Brigadier Kyanda has been sent to India to receive further training.

Brigadier Kyanda was replaced by a military officer of the same rank, Brigadier Geoffrey Katsigazi who will be in the position as a caretaker.

Brigadier Kyanda formerly served as a commander of the Elite Presidential Guard Brigade (PGB) currently in Special Forces Command (SFC) and commanded by President Museveni's son, Muhoozi Kainerugaba.

Brigadier Kyanda was promoted to lead the Chieftaincy of Military Intelligence before he was posted as Uganda's Military attaché to the United States.

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- Shmuel Yosef Agnon is a Senior Writer and Editor at the Strategic Intelligence Service. Specialize in writing intelligence reports, geopolitics, military intelligence and crime reports analysis. Agnon holds a Bachelor of Arts in mass media and journalism and a master's degree in international media relations from Winchester, University, England.

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