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UPDF, MPs set for a Football Match in Honour of Gen. Muhoozis birthday

Uganda Peoples Defense Forces (UPDF) Generals to have a football match with Members of Parliament to celebrate the 48th birthday celebrations of the Commander of the Land Forces, Lt Gen Muhoozi Kainerugaba who is also the first son.

This has been declared by The Chief of Defence Forces, Gen David Muhoozi.

According to the letter dated April, 25, 2022, the CDF agreed MPs request and accordingly the match has been scheduled for April, 29, 2022 at 1500 hours at Philip Omondi Stadium Lugogo.

According to Maj Gen Leopold Kyanda, the UPDF Joint Chief of Staffs letter the UPDF has confirmed the team and the stadium management over the availability and booked it for the match.
Maj Gen Kyandas letter was in response to an earlier request by two MPs including Linos Ngompek from Kibanda North and Lilian Aber from Kigtum requesting for a friendly football match between legislators and UPDF generals in honour of Gen Muhoozis birthday.

The UPDF Joint Chief of Staff applauded the two MPs for coming up with the idea of a football match that he said will ensure the generals interact with legislators.

This is a golden opportunity that we would not wish to miss,Maj Gen Kyanda said in the letter.
There were celebrations to mark the 48th birthday of the Commander of Land Forces in the UPDF Lt Gen Muhoozi Kainerugaba, the first son over the weekend in many parts of the country.

The celebrations that started with a marathon flagged off at Kololo independence grounds saw a music concert at Lugogo Cricket Oval.

The cerebrations were climaxed with a state dinner at State House in Entebbe where President Museveni hosted his Rwandan counterpart Paul Kagame with Lt Gen Muhoozi.

Jolliebest Kasajja
Jolliebest Kasajja
Jolliebest Kasajja is a Ugandan Photo Journalist, Influencer, Photo and Videographer, Nnews Editor and Critic for African Politics.


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