Uganda Prisons Commissioner- General, Dr. Johnson Byabashaija reshuffles senior officers and others sent on leave.
Uganda Prisons Commissioner- General, Dr. Johnson Byabashaija has instructed the Director Administration to take immediate appropriate actions adding that all leaves shall be taken strictly outside the stations.
“ The Regional Prisons Commanders where possible should supervise the handing and taking over. These orders take immediate effect,” said Byabashaija.
Through the announcement, Stephen Lugonda has been appointed acting Commissioner of Prisons, Human Resource Planning and Development.
The regional prisons commander mid-central, Fred Kajubi Kayongo has been transferred to prisons headquarters in the directorate of Human Resource Management for duty.
He therefore hands over the region to Godfrey Obbo , the DPC Mityana who has appointed regional Prisons commander, Mid-central Region.
Regional Prisons Commander, North Western Region, Robert Jolly Bamutura has been transferred to Central Region as Regional Prisons Commander.
Handing over the Region to Henry Natwaluma, who is on leave, and now appointed Regional Prisons Commander, North Western Region.
The officer in charge of Uganda Prisons Farm Ibuga, Deogratious Sabba has gone on leave pending retirement at own request according to the changes.
He is succeeded by Godfrey Kumakech, who is in charge of Uganda Prisons Farm Mubuku and now appointed Officer in charge, Uganda Prisons Farm Ibuga.
DPC Gulu, David Charles Opio is appointed regional Prisons Commander North Eastern Region, taking over from Sam Edotu, who is proceeding on accumulated leave.
Officer in charge, Uganda Prisons Otuke, Alfred Alula has been appointed staff officer, regional prisons headquarters, Northern Region.
Officer in charge of Ugandan Prisons Ntungamo, Francis Lwanga has been transferred to Uganda Prisons Farm Mubuku as Officer in charge.
Uganda Prisons Buwambo, Officer in charge, Anita Karungi, has been transferred to Uganda Prisons Nyungamo as officer in charge.
She has handed over the station to Victooria Achan, Uganda Prisons Luzira Women, and now appointed Officer in Charge Uganda Prisons Buwambo.
Uganda Prisons Officer in Charge , Fort portal, Walter Atuzo, is appointed DPC Mityana, handing over office to Patrick Busulwa who is appointed Officer in Charge Fort Portal.
Being on leave, Deogratious Muhonde is appointed Staff Officer Mid-Northern region and takes over from Felix Akoko Okwanga who proceeds on leave pending retirement.
From Uganda Prisons Farm Ibuga, Bosco Nuwagaba, Has been appointed Officer in Charge Kamuge. He succeeds Patrick Epila who was transferred to Uganda Prisons Otuke as Officer in Charge.
ASP Uganda Prisons Mbarara Women, Suzan Atim is transferred to Uganda Prisons Masaka Women as Officer in charge. She is taking over from Ruth Georgia Kaahwa POI who proceeds on accumulated leave.
Jinja Uganda Prisons remand, Proscovia Eryenyu has been appointed Officer in Charge Butiti Uganda Prisons. Taking over from Peter Joseph Ogwang POI who will go on accumulated leave.
Following other changes, Deodato Ateine, who currently is on leave has been appointed officer in Charge Mbale Main Uganda Prions.