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NRA Bush War Hero Brig. Bell  Breathes His Last

NRA Bush War Hero Brig. Bell Breathes His Last

By Keefa Nuwahereza Grief has engulfed the Uganda Peoples Defence Forces (UPDF) and all security officers following the untimely demise of senior National Resistance Army (NRA) bush-war hero Brig. Jackson Bell Tushabe,61, who passed away on Tuesday morning, at Nakasero Hospital, Kampala. It is not yet clear what he succumbed to but he had been recently hospitalized and some family sources reveal that he had been battling cancer for a long time. Brig. Bell during his youthful days in the NRA Bell, who participated in the five-year bush war that ushered President Yoweri Museveni and National Resistance Movement (NRM) to power in 1986, previously served as UPDF 4th Division commander. In the bush, Bell belonged to the dare devil category of commanders like Jet Mwebaze (RIP), S...