The president of Uganda, Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has appointed Wilson Mbadi the Chief of Defence Forces (CDF).
He has also been promoted to full General.
Gen Mbadi takes over from Gen. David Muhoozi who was appointed state minister for Internal Affairs in the Uganda Cabinet announced in June 2021.
Lt. Gen Peter Elwelu who has been the commander of Land Forces is the deputy CDF.
Lt. Gen Muhoozi Kainerugaba replaces Elwelu as commander of Land Forces.
Below is a tweet announcing the changes made.