Somalia security forces on course to take charge.

The UPDF, under AMISOM believe the Somali Transition Plan can be realized if the Somali National forces attain the necessary experience to take over the security of their country. 

Under this plan, Amisom is expected to hand over to the national forces by 2021. Meanwhile, the AMISOM Deputy commander in charge of Operations and Plans Lt Gen James Nakibus Lakara says one of their main priorities is to degrade Al-Shabaab militias for a safer social – Economic environment