The Uganda Police Force has appointed and transferred Gazetted Officers to take over new duties and responsibilities.
The message appointing these officers was signed by the Inspector General of Police General Kale Kayihura on 20th May 2015.
Furthermore, these appointments and transfers are official, normal and take immediate effect.
According to SSP Namaye Polly, Deputy Press & Public Relations, the transferred officers include;
1. Senior Commissioner of Police (SCP) Birungi Charles from the Directorate of Human Resource Management/Administration (HRM) to the Directorate of Welfare and Production as Deputy Director.
2. SCP Oyo Nyeko Benson from Amisom is appointed Deputy Director HRM.
3. SCP Laban Muhabwe from Welfare and Production to concentrate on Exodus SACCO as chairman of SACCO.
4. Commissioner of Police Herman Owomugisha from Flying Squad to Peace Support Operation with Specific Assignment to Coordinate our mission in Somalia and capacity building of the Somalia Police Force.
5. The Deputy Director CIID to oversee the Flying Squad operations until substantive Commander is appointed.
Namaye said the appointments and transfers take immediate effect.