President Museveni appoints Maj Gen Don Nabasa to head Military Police


KAMPALA– The commander in chief of the armed forces and the President, Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has appointed former Special Forces Command boss, Maj Gen Don Nabasa as the new Military Police commander.

 According to mini-changes announced on Monday evening, Nabasa replaces Brig Keith Katungi who has now been sent to Somalia as the Contingent Commander, a position that Nabasa held until today.

Before he was sent to Somalia, Nabasa served as the commander of the Special Forces Command(SFC), an elite unit that is responsible for the security of the President of Uganda and special operations.

He was replaced by Maj Gen James Birungi as the SFC commander.

Maj Gen Don Nabasa was later sent for a one- year training course at the National Defence College in China and after completing the training in August last year, he was sent to Somalia to succeed Brig.Richard Otto as the Contingent Commander of the Ugandan troops serving under the AMISOM.