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Gen Elly Tumwiine also served as the military court’s chairman.
Though a quiet man, Karuhanga is a known disciplinarian and perfectionist.
He comes at a time when the court is hearing serious cases of soldiers attempting to overrun two strategic high-value military barracks at Mbuya and Mubende.
Karuhanga is also expected to preside over the trial of several soldiers arrested in connection with a plot reportedly masterminded by exiled intelligence chief, Gen David Sejusa, to infiltrate Special Forces Command and recruit ex-servicemen with the view of overthrowing President Museveni.
A graduate of Defense College in Beijing, China, Karuhanga’s appointment takes immediate effect, according to a radio message to all army units by the Commander-in-chief of the armed forces, President Gen Yoweri Museveni.
Karuhanga joined the NRA bush war in 1981 and fought throughout the 5-year struggle that toppled the regimes of Milton Obote and the Okello Junta.
He would later command counter insurgency operations in Teso Sub-region and against the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA).
The General is also a celebrated war strategist, having studied from the prestigious China War College in China, Staff College Nigeria and attended several courses on wars in Kenya and Uganda.
1990 to 1992: 4th Division Commander, Gulu
1994 Commanded a force in Liberia
1998 Deputy Commander 3rd Division
1997 trained with US forces at Kabamba Military Training School
2001 First Division Commander
2005 Division Headquarters Command, Kakiri-Divisional Commander
2007 AU Mission in Somalia Commander
2010 Appointed Reserve forces Commander-The reserve force has 100,000 men, most are soldiers who left active duty service; Mchaka graduates (para-military graduates) and retired Special Police Constables.
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