The Appointments Committee of Parliament has Okayed Gen. Kale Kayihura’s Contract to serve for another three-year term as the Inspector General of Police. Earlier the committee had received petition from the civil society and the opposition seeking to block his appointment.
The committee chaired by Speaker Rebecca Kadaga is dominated by NRM members. Other members of the committee include; Deputy Speaker, Jacob Oulanyah, the Leader of the Opposition in Parliament Winfred Kiiza among others.
President Museveni recently renewed Kayihura’s contract until 2020. Gen Kayihura who has been police boss since 2005, boosted that he has transformed Uganda Police including changing the Image of the force for the better.