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Vol 46 No 22

Published 4th November 2005


Uganda

Museveni's military

Too many observers think of the Uganda People's Defence Forces (UPDF) as an ill-disciplined bunch of ghost soldiers flying about in junk helicopters. President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni hopes that the reshuffle he announced on 24 October will change that image. The reorganisation of the senior command is, he says, part of the professionalisation promised in the UPDF Act that parliament passed this year.

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