UPDF Appoints Brig. Gen. Kulayigye New Defence Spokesperson

By Our Reporter




Uganda People’s Defence Forces (UPDF) has appointed Brigadier General Felix Kulayigye Defence Spokesperson, replacing Brig Gen Flavia Byekwaso currently attending National Defence College Uganda.

UPDF Press release

In a press statement issued today 4th February 4, 2022, by Lt. Col. Ronald Kakurungu, the acting UPDF Spokesperson said Kulayigye’s appointment takes immediate effect.


Kulayigye joined Uganda’s armed forces in 1989, after completing his first university degree. He saw combat in Northern Uganda against the Lord’s Resistance Army. While there, he served as a platoon commander. Later, from 2005 to 2013, he served as the UPDF Spokesperson.


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