Lt Col Munyengango was appointed on 26th September 2017, but officially started the job this Tuesday.
Speaking to the media Lt Col Munyengango said that he will serve properly as his predecessors did.
“I will start from my predecessors’ good successes like working closely with media and linking population with the army. I will do all my best to promote cooperation with population we serve” he said.
Prior to new appointment, Munyengango worked in different positions including Logistics Officer in RDF’s Air Force and an instructor at Nyakinama Military Academy.
Munyengango also commanded a troop 165 of RDF’s Air Force soldiers that were on peace keeping mission under UNAMISS in South Sudan. The troop started their mission in August 2016.
Brig Gen Ferdinand had been the RDF acting spokesperson from 17th July 2017 replacing Lt Col René Ngendahimana who retired from service.