In a assertion dated Wednesday, October 5, the president indicated that he reached out to President William Ruto and confidentially expressed his regrets approximately his son's behaviour.
He said that it changed into incorrect for his son to touch upon the actions in Kenya, with the aid of using opining that former President Uhuru Kenyatta have to have contested for the 1/3 term.
"Dear Ugandans, the brotherly human beings of Kenya, and all East Africans. I greet all of you. I ask our Kenyan brothers and sisters to forgive us for the tweets despatched with the aid of using General Muhoozi," he said.
"It isn't accurate for Public officers, be they civilian or military, to remark or intervene in any way, in the inner affairs of brother countries," he introduced.
He congratulated President William Ruto for prevailing the August nine polls mentioning that Kenya carried out a non violent election.
He introduced that the simplest to be had valid discussion board wherein such problems may be raised is the Peer Review Mechanism of the African Union or personal interactions amongst Presidents or the East African Community and the African Union.
Why Promote Him as General
General Muhoozi changed into dropped from his commander publish and promoted to complete general.
In his place, the military-appointed Maj Gen Kayanja Muhanga, who formerly served as commander of Operation Shujaa in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).
"I promoted him due to the fact this error is one factor wherein he has acted negatively as a Public officer. There are, however, many different tremendous contributions the General has made and may nonetheless make. This is a time-examined formula –discourage the poor and inspire the tremendous.
"Very sorry, ndugu zetu Wakenya. Also sorry to the Ugandans who might have been irritated with the aid of using one in every of their officers meddling in the affairs of brother Kenya. I understand for a truth that General Muhoozi is a passionate Pan-Africanist," Museveni explained.
In an in advance assertion, the Uganda People's Defence Forces (UPDF) Spokesperson Brigadier General Felix Kulayigye downplayed the emotions of General, explaining that he did now no longer have the strength to claim battle on any country.
Kulayige cited that such powers simplest lay with President Museveni and a unilateral choice with the aid of using Uganda's Parliament.
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