CHANGES: The letter by IGP Kale Kayihura announcing the new police appointments

The Uganda Police has made changes in its command structure, with Assistant Inspector General of Police (AIGP) Asan Kasingye being named Chief Political Commissar and police spokesperson. In the latter appointment he replaces the late AIGP Andrew Felix Kaweesi , who was killed by assassins last Friday.

NEW POLICE SPOKESPERSON: AIGP Asan Kasingye

The changes announced yesterday also saw AIGP Fredrick Yiga named the Director of Interpol and International Relations, replacing AIGP Kasingye. A long-srrving officer, Yiga was one time the head of the police United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS).