President Yoweri Museveni on Monday morning arrived in Nairobi for a meeting convened by his Kenyan counterpart and EAC Chairman Uhuru Kenyatta to discuss the security situation in DRC.
The Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Rwanda (FDLR) also known as Interahamwe have called for Genocide against Rwandans in the Democratic Republic of Congo province of Uvira.
The Democratic Republic of Congo, sub-Sahara’s largest country, became the 7th member state of the East African Community (EAC) on 29th March 2022, joining Burundi, Kenya, Rwanda, South Sudan, Tanzania, and Uganda.
The UPDF Chief of Military Intelligence Maj Gen James Birungi has met his Armed Forces of the Democratic Republic of Congo (FARDC) counterpart Maj Gen Michel Mandiangu Mbala.
The meeting was at the Ministry of Defence and Veteran Affairs Headquarters in Mbuya.
The senior presidential adviser for special operations and Commander Land Forces Lt Gen Muhoozi Kainerugaba will personally be on the group in the DRC jungles to supervise final Manouvers of the Operation Shujaa.
The Commander of Land Forces Lt Gen Muhoozi Kainerugaba said Thursday morning that Operation Shujaa had forced the ADF to flee their strongholds in Eastern DRC.
The Ugandan Chief of Defence Forces Gen Wilson Mbadi and the overall commander of Operation Shujaa Maj Gen Kayanja Muhanga are the Democratic Republic of Congo to plan future actions against terrorists.
President Yoweri Museveni called on fellow leaders in the East African Community to work together in stabilizing the Eastern part of the Democratic Republic of Congo.
The two Generals commanding Operation Shujaa in DRC; Maj Gen Bombelle Camille Ehola (FARDC) and Maj Gen Kayanja Muhanga (UPDF), on 23rd March 2022 officially launched the construction of the 125km Kasindi-Beni-Butembo Road.
President Yoweri Museveni, who is also the National Chairman of the National Resistance Movement (NRM) party, briefed the NRM Caucus about the ongoing Operation Shujaa which is being implemented following a Memorandum of Understanding between the Government of Uganda and the DRC to conduct joint