Uganda Peoples’ Defence Forces Council Friday elected new representatives to the 11th Parliament.
The newly elected Members of Parliament to represent the Uganda Peoples’ Defence Forces include three female officers.
They are; Col Dr Victor Nekesa, Lt Col Charity Bainababo and Maj Dr Jennifer Alanyo.
Army spokesperson Brig Gen Flavia Byekwaso was voted out in this round of elections.
The election took place at the Land Forces Headquarters in Bombo presided over by Commander-in-Chief of the UPDF H.E Gen (Rtd) Kaguta Museveni.
Museveni called upon the new members koof Parliament to support the seven key priority areas that include; equipping the army, roads, railway and water ways, electricity, health education, salaries for the scientists and the armed forces and wealth funds.
The members of the Constituent Assembly found it wise to include 10 members of Parliament to represent the UPDF.