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Maj Loketch New UPDF Air Force Boss

Maj Gen Paul Loketch has been appointed UPDF chief of Airforce.

Loketch is considered the country’s finest commander replacing Maj Gen James Birungi.

He played a big role in defeating Al Shabaaba insurgents in Somalia leading UPDF contingents.

Brig Bob Ogik is Deputy Commandant of the Senior Command Stuff Facility at kimaka in Jinja.

Brig Winston Byaruhanga and Brig Richard Karemire are commandant of the Junior staff college in Jinja.

Brig Peter Omolla is commandant of Uganda Rapid Deployment Capacity Centre.

The deployment was to replace the vacant positions left by senior army officers.