By Spy Uganda
Uganda Prisons boss Johnson Byabashaija has reshuffled over 40 officers in the latest changes.
In the statement released yesterday, Byabashaija changed John Bosco Tumwebaze who has been in charge of health services at the Prisons headquarters to acting director for administration to take over from Moses Bwijuka Katungye who has retired from active service whereas Raphael Olinga who has been on leave is now in charge of health services.
Also, Assistant Commissioner of Prisons, Moses Ssentalo who has been in charge of the Upper Prison has now been appointed as the acting Commissioner of Prisoners in charge of Inspectorate and Quality Assurance at the Uganda Prisons headquarters whereas Senior Superintendent of Prisons Ronald Kalali who has been in charge of the Uganda Prison farm in Adjumani is now appointed the Regional Prisons Commander mid-eastern to take over from Assistant Commissioner of Prisons James Aissu who has gone for his accumulated leave.
In the same vein, Superintendent of Prisons Bryan Corr Mbaziira who has been of the Bushenyi Prison has been moved to take charge of the Upper Prison and is replaced by Superintendent of Prisons, Henry Kidega who has been in charge of the Ssaza prison among other officers transferred.
Byabashaija said changes take immediate effect.
“All officers from courses as well as caretakers who are not mentioned in these orders proceed in their various stations in respective capacities. All leave must be strictly taken outside the institutions. The director of administration should facilitate these movements,” he said.