“We have lost yet another gallant general officer,” said UPDF spokesperson Brigadier Richard Karemire.
Reports coming in indicate that Uganda People Defence Forces (UPDF) is mourning the death of Maj.Gen Eric Mukasa and General Jackson Bell Tushabe.
Mukasa’s death comes shortly after the death of Brigadier General, Jackson Bell Tushabe. Just after Mukasa’s death, Brig. Gen. Victor Maregano Twesigye died later on in a separate communication.
Twesigye fell in the bathroom at his home in Nyarushanje, Rukungiri district. He was the Uganda Defence Liaison Officer at East African Community [EAC] headquarters in Arusha, Tanzania.
The trio were NRA war veterans and Tushabe passed away on Tuesday, June 30 at Nakasero Hospital where he succumbed to multiple organ failure.