Described by several army officers as one of the most disciplined commanders the force had ever had, General Aronda Nyakairima died on. It is almost a year since Gen Nyakairima died on September 12, in Dubai, aboard Emirates airlines. Aronda, then serving as Internal. Born in July in Buyanja, Rukungiri District, Aronda Nyakairima attended Nyakaina Primary School in Rukungiri and later Rubirizi.
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For instance, he said that two officers, Wamala and Brig Muhoozi Kainerugaba, the Special Forces Command boss who is also his son, had in the past given him impressive papers on military matters.
Nyakairima was married to Linda Kahooza with whom aaronda had two children. Chief of Defence Forces of Uganda — If we fail to build on this rock, we shall have let down Gen. The president further suggested the establishment of health facilities to provide free nyakairimx to soldiers, as well as income-generating projects such as poultry farming, tailoring and baking to boost their incomes.
Use site search Use Google. At the time of his death, Aronda was the Internal Affairs Minister but he had also served as the Chief of Defence Forces for ten years from to Retrieved 12 September He graduated in and joined the National Resistance Army guerrilla force in shortly after leaving Makerere University.
Charles Bakahumura said Aronda mentored many of the young officers in the rank and file of UPDF, revealing that he would speak truth to power no matter the circumstances. Turning to discipline in the army, Museveni criticised the UPDF leadership for tolerating army officers who disseminate dissenting views in the wrong forum. Aronda Nyakairima three years after his mystery death. In memory of the ones we lost in Govt spends sh99b on rent every year – minister Nasty C lives up to the event pre hype.
I am also from a humble beginning. He also taught soldiers that there is life beyond the uniform, and that there is need for preparation. He is also credited by some in the UPDF nyakairimma neutralising cliques and nitpicking within the army that had been associated with the leadership of his predecessor, Maj Gen James Kazini.
Aronda Nyakairima memorial lecture at Makerere University main hall. He was then transferred to the Presidential Protection Unit as an intelligence officer. Home Featured Stories Remembering Gen. He adds that despite having different perspectives, Aronda remained a leader with shared values.
His body, according to the ministry of Internal affairs is currently at the Dubai hospital undergoing a post-mortem. Russia to supply nyakairimx equipment to Uganda.
Aronda Nyakairima – Wikipedia
As we head to the elections senior army officers will continue to be denied the option to retire. Who has the biggest pair in Uganda? Aronda was born nyyakairima Rukungiri District on July 7 This page was last edited on 31 Augustat In OctoberNyakairima was inducted into the International Hall nywkairima Fame at the Lewis and Clark Centre at Fort Leavenworth for attaining nyakairia highest position in the military of his country.
Until now, his cause of death remains a mystery but the government position was that he died of a heart attack yet the opposition allege poisoning. He also has further military qualifications from the Egyptian Military Academy in Cairo.
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Among the mistakes reportedly committed by the old army leadership, the president pointed out software problems, which he said had led to failure to inspect troops, ultimately making it difficult to discover some loopholes in good time. Nuwagaba also heaped praise on Aronda for steering the professionalization of the UPDF, which has created a peaceful environment for economic growth to blossom.
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He joined Makerere University ingraduating in with a Bachelor of Arts degree in political science. Katumba Wamala has revealed that the former minister of Internal Affairs never wanted to retire. It is criminal to fail to serve faithfully our reliable infantry with what they are entitled to, for example food, clothes, and mosquito nets.
The statement describes Aronda as a dedicated servant of the people of Uganda and that it was with great sadness that the news of his death was nyakiarima. Clean as a whistle, Gen.
Remembering Gen. Aronda Nyakairima three years after his mystery death
Augustus Nuwagaba, who was the guest speaker aronds the memorial lecture, said Aronda was one of the most humble people he has ever met.
Home National Aronda never wanted to retire—Gen. Instead, the few compliments dished out went to Katumba Wamala, and younger officers, to whom he would hand the reigns of the army leadership a few hours later.
Aronda, Amama Mbabazi former Prime Minister has never been a serving army officer.