The army has this afternoon confirmed the death of Veteran NRA/ UPDF senior officer Brigadier Geoffrey Kyabihende commonly known as Taban. UPDF and Ministry of Defense and Veterans Affairs Spokesman, Brig. Richard Karemire said the officer succumbed to cancer at Nakasero hospital in Kampala.
The senior soldier number RO/00094 was Uganda’s Defense Attaché to Kinshasa. He was one of the seven bodyguards of NRA commander Yoweri Museveni during the five year insurgency.