In his message released at the weekend, Lokech has appointed Commissioner of Police –CP Katto Paul Tumuhimbise as the new deputy director in charge of investigations at Criminal Investigations Directorate in Kibuli.
Gen Paul Lokech
The deputy Inspector General of Police, Maj. Gen Paul
Lokech has transferred and appointed 254 senior police officers to various
In his message released at the weekend, Lokech has
appointed Commissioner of Police –CP Katto Paul Tumuhimbise as the new deputy director
in charge of investigations at Criminal Investigations Directorate in Kibuli.
Katto has been serving in the Human Resource
Management directorate headed by Jesse Kamunanwire. He will now be under the
stewardship of Assistant Inspector General of Police, Grace Akullo.
Assistant Commissioner of Police – ACP Esther Akwango
has been withdrawn from Nairobi where she has been serving as police attaché
and she will be serving as Ssezibwa Regional Police Commander- RPC.
Senior Superintendent of Police –SSP Rose Nahyuha has
been moved from Women Affairs where she has been serving as Acting Commissioner
and appointed administrator in the Human resource management.
ACP Deo Obura has been moved from Albertine region where he
has been the RPC and posted at Kampala Metropolitan East serving in the same
capacity. SSP Damali Nachuha has been moved from Counter-Terrorism to Aswa region
Superintendent of Police –SP Alex Mwine Mukono who
made headlines last year for teargassing the now deceased Bishop John Baptist
Kaggwa and other catholic clerics at a Mamba clan event in Mityana, has been
moved from HRM to the Human Resource development directorate headed by AIGP Godfrey
SP Slivia Auma has been appointed the new Women
Affairs acting Commissioner which is directly supervised by the office of deputy
IGP. SP Richard Senyondo has been moved from the directorate of ICT and
appointed new commandant of Police Mineral Protection Unit.
SP Alex Ojok Jimmy from Counter-Terrorism has been
moved to HRM at police headquarters, SP Katumba Christopher Kiggundu from Environmental
Protection Police Unit has been moved to Chief Political Commissariat headed by
AIGP Asan Kasingye.
SP Alfred Bangambaki has been moved from Anti-Stock
Theft Unit to Bukedi North as RPC, SP Vincent Mwesigwa from Ssezibwa to
Albertine as RPC, SP Kidima from Rwizi to HRM police headquarters.
Gen Lokech has also appointed a new commander for
Special Investigations Division –SID in Kireka by removing SSP Mark Odongo and
replacing him with ACP Francis Olugu. ACP Olugu has previously been the deputy CID director in
charge of economic and corruption investigations.
Senior Staff Reporter
Joseph Kato is currently a Master's candidate at Makerere University. He holds a Bachelors Degree in Mass Communication from Kampala International University, a Diploma in Journalism and he's also a graduate in Guidance and Counseling.