JUST IN! IGP Ochola shakes police, 135 senior officers transferred


Thekigezipost has learned that Inspector General of Police (IGP) Martin Okoth Ochola has shaken up the police once more by transferring over 135 top Senior Police Officers. 

According to insider police sources, the President received multiple complaints alleging that cases were being mishandled by the police on an alarmingly frequent basis. 

According to the security source, the President afterwards called the IGP to discuss the claims.

“I don’t want to hear such rubbish in police, the institution should serve the public very well,”  a source quoted the President saying. 

Recently, the President also issued a warning to police officers, urging them to serve the country honorably despite their meager pay. 

Over 135 police officers were reportedly affected by the IGP’s surprise rearrangement after the President interrogated him, according to sources from the Naguru Police Head Offices.

ACP Nganizi Wisely, the RPC Rwizi, was one among those who underwent a reorganization; he was moved to Busoga and he was replaced by ACP Kitumwa Rusoke.

Others who were also affected were, SSP Monday Johnson from Homicide to Kira Region as Regional CID, SSP Vincent Okurutu from Electricity Regulatory Authority to KMP as Deputy CID, ACP Mugwisagye Richard from Course to Cyber Crime as head, ACP Henry Mugumya from Course to General Crime, SP Godwin Ababa from CPS to Wamala Region as Regional CID, SP Juliet Nakawala CID to head Electrol Offences, SP Harriet Kako from CID to Nsangi as OCID, SP Procesy Namukasa from CID to Lands, SP Jane Sanyu sent to Rwengo as  OCID, SP Mukyala Caroline sent to Rakai as OCID, SP Mwesigwa Onsemus sent to Luwero as OCID, SP Akongo Bibiana to Jinja Road as OCID, SP Kimera Isaq to Office of Nakalema.

According to the message, all transfered officers must hand over their officers and report to their new duty stations.