KING OYO HAILS UPDF
By Syrivia Kugonza
The Omukama of Tooro Kingdom His Majesty Oyo Nyimba Kabamba Iguru Rukidi has thanked Lt. Col Mugabe Robert for the good self conduct and for the exemplary service he has continued to exhibit as a UPDF soldier. The Omukama said that these among others have greatly contributed to his recent promotion, among other army officers, to the rank of a full Colonel by the commander of the armed forces, who is also head of state Gen. Yoweri Kaguta Museveni.
King Oyo said this yesterday while speaking to his subjects at Kibiito Play ground in Bunyangabu district, who were there to attend a thanksgiving ceremony organized by now Col. Robert Mugabe in respect of the promotion.
The LCV chairman Bunyangabu District Mr. Ategeka James Mugarama hailed Col. Mugabe for the commitment to his professional obligations and for his love for his home district of Bunyangabu, Tooro Kingdom and Ruwenzori region in general.
In his communication Col Mugabe dedicated the rank he attained to the people of Ruwenzori region saying that, he owes a lot to the people in this region given the support he received from them in different ways since his childhood.
Source: www.mknewslink.com a western uganda news website