The PSU has previosuly been headed by Senior Commissioner of Police Joel Aguma, Commissioner of Police Fortunate Habyara, Commissioner of Police Good Mwesigwa and Assistant Commissioner of Police John William Okalany.
Commissioner of Police Sarah Kibwika, has been appointed the first
female commandant of police’s Professional Standards Unit- PSU replacing ACP
John William Okalany. According to a reshuffle by the Inspector General of Police Martin Okoth Ochola, Okalany, now heads to the directorate of
human rights and legal services.
The PSU has previosuly been headed by Senior Commissioner of Police Joel Aguma,
Commissioner of Police Fortunate Habyara, Commissioner of Police Good Mwesigwa and Assistant Commissioner of Police John William Okalany.
Okalany has been at the helm of PSU for close to three years after he was appointed
into the position by former IGP Gen Kale Kayihura. Kibwika was transferred
from traffic police to PSU as Okalany's deputy.
spokesperson Polly Namaye said Ochola’s reshuffle takes immediate effect
since they are within Kampala. Other upcountry reshuffles that have been halted
in order not to defy COVID-19 directives which restrict the movement of people and vehicles, beyond the Kampala Metropolitan area.
Kibwika has formerly served in the Directorate of Traffic &
Road safety & she brings to PSU a number of experiences including
Leadership skills and a clean service record,” Namaye added.
also transferred Commissioner of Police Moses Binoga to the Oil and Gas
Division as an administrator. Binoga was last year removed from the anti-human
trafficking desk at the Internal Affairs Ministry to Counter Terrorism directorate.
affected by Ochola’s reshuffle include ACP Dinah Kyasimire Bugondo, who has
been sent to the Directorate of Human Resource and Legal Services as head of the Legal Advisory Services department. Bugondo has been attached to Nairobi as the East
African Standby Force representative.
of Police Hosea Manyindo from human resources directorate has been sent to
Interpol-EAPCCO desk while Dauda Hiriga, who is fresh from Mission, has been sent
to Operation Services at police headquarters.
Ochola has sent
Superintendent of Police Godfrey Kahebwa to the National Building Review Board to
head security enforcement. Kahebwa is remembered for causing a lot of
controversies and chaos when he was acting RPC fpr Kampala South region.
Emuna from human resources open registry has been sent to barracks as an administrato and ASP James Mugoya from Mission Counter has been sent to Terrorism
headquarters, while ASP Wilberforce Akandwanaho from ICT Directorate has been
sent to MDD.
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.