Uganda’s commander of the Special Forces Command (SFC) Brigadier Muhoozi Kainerugaba has poured praise on the country’s army.
Brigadier Muhoozi made these remarks on Saturday while delivering a lecture to Resident District Commissioners (RDCs), Regional Police Commanders and Regional Internal Security Officers who have been in Kyankwanzi for a week’s retreat that has this afternoon been closed by President Museveni.
“Uganda is peaceful and that is why we have achieved this level of economic growth, development and human security,” Brig Muhoozi said while commending UPDF’s discipline and professionalism.
The Ugandan army’s efficiency has seen become part of a 22,000-strong African Union (AU) force, operating under a UN mandate, battling al Qaeda linked al-Shabab in Somalia.
Brig Muhoozi called for effective implementation of Government programmes as spelt out in our national development plan
“The most important human security aspect is implementation and monitoring of Government Services in districts. These services include good infrastructure, access to water and health services as well as education and electricity. If we perform well and ensure that Government delivers on its promises, then we can guarantee that the human security of Ugandans is accomplished and we will achieve Vision 2040,” he said.