Museveni reshuffles military, moves old comrade to Cabinet
Saturday May 25 2013
President Yoweri Museveni at the Freedom Fighters monument shortly after unveiling his statue at Kabamba Military Barracks. Photo/PPU
Gen Nyakairima was made Minister of Internal Affairs while Lt Gen Koreta was appointed ambassador to an as yet to be vacant station.
Analysts say that the departure from the army’s top leadership of people who could lay claim to having fought in the guerrilla war that brought the current government to power in 1986 represents a significant shift.