The Commander in Chief of Uganda armed forces, Gen. Yoweri Museveni has officiated the pass-out of 86 tank company commanders at Karama Armoured Warfare Training School in Mubende District.
President Museveni said besides warfare, the skills of tank forces will benefit other industries such as car manufacturing.’
He further stated that Uganda was tired of importing cars and wanted to assemble them here.
“Once we take that move, these skills will be used in motor assembly not only in Uganda but also in the region,” President Museveni revealed.
“I urge the graduates to protect themselves from alcoholism, prostitution and avoid contracting HIV,” he added.
The best performing students were announced as Major T.N Achidri, Captain D.K. Ahumuguzibwe and Lance Corporal Godfrey Nsamba.