GEN. ELLY TUMWINE SWORN IN AS SECURITY MINISTER
Gen Elly Tumwine has been sworn in as Security Minister at State House Entebbe.
Gen Tumwine replaces Lt. Gen Tumukunde.
The ceremony was attended among others by the Prime Minister Dr. Ruhakana Rugunda, the First Lady who is also the Minister of Education and Sports Janet Museveni, the Minister of Internal Affairs Jeje Odong. Also present was the Minister of Public Service Muruli Mukasa.
The swearing in ceremony was conducted by the Head of Public service, John Mitala.
At the event, President Museveni reiterated the need for technology in the security sector, saying that in terms of security, there is nothing that the Government cannot acquire if it is important. He also stressed that all the technological gaps must be filled for the security organs to fulfil their responsibilities.