President Kagame and Commander-in-Chief of the Rwanda Defence Forces has appointed Gen. Jean-Jacques Mupenzi as Army Chief of Staff (ACOS) after promoting him to the rank of Lt. General.
He was a Maj. General serving as Commander of the Mechanised Division.
The President also appointed Lt. Gen. Jacques Musemakweli as Reserve Force Chief of Staff (RFCOS).
The Commander-in-Chief also redeployed Maj. Gen. Aloys Muganga to serve as Commander of the Mechanised Division.
Muganga was Brig Gen before he was promoted to Maj Gen and appointed Reserve Force Chief of Staff in January 2018.
These appointments take immediate effect, a presser from RDF said.