Hon Brig Gen Flavia Byekwaso has today Friday officially taken over office as the new spokesperson for the army.
Brig Byekwaso was appointed to the position by President Museveni in the recent UPDF reshuffles. She replaces Brig. Richard Karemire who has been in the position since 2017.
The new army spokesperson through her twitter page, commended the out going UPDF spokesperson Brig. Karemire for the great work he did.
Byekwaso has also been serving as an elected member of parliament representing the Uganda People’s Defence Forces (UPDF) in the 10th Parliament.
Brig. Richard Karemire was assigned to EAC Secretariat as Defence Liaison Officer.