The Inspector General of Police Gen Kale Kayihura yesterday created new positions under his office of an Assistant Inspector General of Police responsible for Peace Support Operations, and with immediate effect appointed and transferred Assistant Inspector General of Police (AIGP) Grace Turyagumanawe as the AIGP/ Peace Support Operations.
He will be Deputized by SCP Farouk Muyirima formerly Deputy Commandant Kampala Metropolitan Police.
CP Irungu Moses was transferred to the new office and at East African Standby Force to be based in a joint UPDF/UPF office in Jinja.
The Inspector General of Police made other appointments and transfers of gazetted officers in line with the organizational requirements arising out of the creation of the new office of Peace Support Operation. The appointment and transfers were as follows;
- AIGP Felix Kaweesi is transferred from Kampala Metropolitan Police and appointed Director Operations.
- SCP HarunaIsabirye is transferred from Police Headquarters and appointed Acting Commander Kampala Metropolitan Police.
- ACP Tanui Stephen is transferred from KMP North and appointed Acting Deputy Commander Kampala Metropolitan Police.
- SP Nganizi Wesley is transferred from Jinja Road and appointed as Acting Regional Police Commander, KMP North.
- SP Mugisa Charles is transferred from KMP South and appointed District Police Commander, Jinja Road.