General David Sejusa (Tinyefuza), Uganda People’s Defence Forces co-ordinator of military intelligence. Photo/Morgan Mbabazi Nation Media Group
Gen Sejusa had sought a three-week leave from parliament, where he is one of 10 army representatives. He left for London on April 30, eight days before the Daily Monitor, a sister paper, published a copy of the internal memo.
The EastAfrican has been reliably informed that there have been ongoing discussions between the top army leadership and Gen Sejusa — to which President Museveni has given his blessing — to delay his return until a harmonised position or response has been reached.
President Museveni has dropped Gen Aronda Nyakairima, the Chief of Defence Forces, and Lt Gen Ivan Koreta, his deputy — the only remaining members of the core group that took part in the guerrilla war that brought him to power