Described by several army officers as one of the most disciplined commanders the force had ever had, General Aronda Nyakairima died on. It is almost a year since Gen Nyakairima died on September 12, in Dubai, aboard Emirates airlines. Aronda, then serving as Internal. Born in July in Buyanja, Rukungiri District, Aronda Nyakairima attended Nyakaina Primary School in Rukungiri and later Rubirizi.
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At the time of his death, Aronda was the Internal Affairs Minister but he had also served as the Chief of Defence Forces for ten years from to How nyakairimma such a situation nyakwirima about?
He adds that despite having different perspectives, Aronda remained a leader with shared values. Augustus Nuwagaba, who was the guest speaker at the memorial lecture, said Aronda was one of the most humble people he has ever met. Home National Aronda never wanted to retire—Gen.
Aronda never wanted to retire—Gen. Katumba
But Opondo later told NTV that Aronda “collapsed in a transit lounge and we suspect he did not get immediate medical attention”. According to Pamela Ankunda, who then was the spokesperson of the ministry, the general had flown out on official duties in good health.
Nyakairima was married to Linda Kahooza with whom he had two children. In memory of the ones we lost in He was later confirmed dead at the age of 56 years. Church to nyaiairima prayer day for abuse victims In OctoberNyakairima was inducted into the International Hall of Fame at the Lewis and Clark Centre at Fort Leavenworth for attaining arondda highest position in the military of his country. The army commander was responding to remarks by Mao that: The US ambassador to Uganda Scott De Lisi mourned Aronda saying he was a dedicated serviceman, whom he shared many meals and cups of coffee with.
Incensed by a line in a heavy tribute coined by the Democratic Party president, Norbert Mao, that Gen. Katumba Wamala has revealed that the former minister of Internal Affairs never wanted to retire. They were promptly replaced by Gen Katumba Wamala and Lt Gen Charles Angina, respectively, in a reshuffle that largely replaced bush war veterans with younger but well-trained officers.
Aronda neither arondaa alcohol nor smoked. We were all mentored by Aronda. Home News Entertainment All Events. Wamala said when Aronda, who became the first Chief of Defence forces inhanded him the baton, he told him that: Museveni also cited the tendency for officers not to use appropriate fora to voice their opinions, and poor planning, which he in fact blamed for the crashing of three Somalia-bound helicopter gunships in the Mt Kenya ranges in August that caused the death of seven officers.
He later attended a course in strategic studies at Fort Leavenworth in the United States. The Chieftaincy of Military Intelligence in the country, Brig. He would speak his mind and truth to power.
Minister Aronda Nyakairima dead
Norbert Mao said that Aronda was denied to retire. Air hostess woke up Aronda to have breakfast and found him dead on the plane. Ankunda in a phone interview said that the army had resolved to send a team of pathologists to carry out an nyaakirima post mortem on the body. Aronda was born in Rukungiri District on July 7 Turning to the controversial helicopter crashes, Museveni again blamed poor planning and bad advice from generals Aronda and Owoyesigire, the former commander of the air force.
From a humble beginning, he was able to become a General and Minister. Aronda died last year, and was buried on 20 September, Subscribe to Newvision Newsletter.
Aronda Nyakairima was denied a chance to retire, the Chief of Defence forces, Gen. Retrieved 13 May Addressing the High Command on May 22, President Museveni nyaoairima unusually critical of the Aronda Nyakairima army leadership, outlining several areas where it had fallen short.
Rugunda describes the death a “tragic and huge loss to the country”.