22.1 C
Kampala
Monday, September 20, 2021

Military Police: Col Katungi replaces Brig Bainomugisha as Commandant

Must read

Uganda receives 1.6M more dozes of Covid-19 vaccine

According to the National Medical Stores Spokesperson Sheila Nduhukire, the vaccines will be stored in highly specialized fridges at the National Medical Stores of up to -80 degrees.

Villa reveals new technical bench

At a ceremony held at the club’s head offices in Industrial Area, the Jogoos unveiled Greek-born Petros Koukouras as the head coach.

Bowing out of Champions League won’t kill our motivation, says Bbosa

Express Sunday crashed out of the tournament after losing 1-0 to Al Merrikh of Sudan at the Shikan Castle stadium in Obeid.

Full statement: Museveni ‘officially’ condemns military coup in Guinea

In a statement released Friday afternoon, the 17th of September, 2021, Museveni said the recent coups in Africa ought to be evaluated to establish if they are ideologically oriented or simply carried out due to influence from external players. 
Sta Daily Newshttp://www.stadaily.co.ug
If you have any story tip or an opinion you wish to share with us, please Email us at; editor@stadaily.co.ug.

Col Keith Katungi will henceforth Command the no nonse Military Police commonly known as the Red top. He takes over from Brigadier William Bainomugisha at Makindye Military Police headquarters.

The Commander Land Forces Lt Gen Peter Elwelu while presiding over the handing over ceremony, thanked the outgoing commandant for the job well done for having kept Kampala peaceful during his tenure in office.

For the incoming commandant Elwelu congratulated him upon his appointment as commandant military police.” You have taken over in a season of its own kind, a season of miracles ( kyamagero) where people put on masks, no state visits,schools closed, places of worship closed no shaking hands  and empty soccer stadiums.We are operating in an extra ordinary environment which need new tactics but we have hope in you and you will excel.”

He also reminded Col Katungi that UPDF and military police have a divine task of maintaining peace and stability of Uganda given from heaven, therefore when in the uniform they have a divine call.

Elwelu called upon local leaders to work hand in hand with the new commandant as they are the pillars in ensuring peace and stability.

Brigadier Bainomugisha thanked the Army leadership for the opportunity to serve as commandant for a period of 2 years and team spirit exhibited by the officers and men of military police which enabled him excel. He called upon them to accord the same to Col Katungi .

The new commandant Col Keith Katungi expressed his willingness to serve and build on to what his predecessors have achieved.

He added that it was a pleasure for him to serve his country in this new appointment and promised to execute his tasks and mission dilgently.

The function was witnessed by RCC of Kampala city Ms Faridah Mayanja Mpima who pledged to support the commandant whenever the need arises.

Present was the Deputy commandant military police Lt Col Gai Mpandwa, Battalion COs and Heads of Department in military police.

- Advertisement -

More articles

- Advertisement -

Latest article

Uganda receives 1.6M more dozes of Covid-19 vaccine

According to the National Medical Stores Spokesperson Sheila Nduhukire, the vaccines will be stored in highly specialized fridges at the National Medical Stores of up to -80 degrees.

Villa reveals new technical bench

At a ceremony held at the club’s head offices in Industrial Area, the Jogoos unveiled Greek-born Petros Koukouras as the head coach.

Bowing out of Champions League won’t kill our motivation, says Bbosa

Express Sunday crashed out of the tournament after losing 1-0 to Al Merrikh of Sudan at the Shikan Castle stadium in Obeid.

Full statement: Museveni ‘officially’ condemns military coup in Guinea

In a statement released Friday afternoon, the 17th of September, 2021, Museveni said the recent coups in Africa ought to be evaluated to establish if they are ideologically oriented or simply carried out due to influence from external players. 

Stanbic Uganda Cup: Why Fufa rescheduled BUL vs Express semi final match

The other semi-final between Vipers and Police will take place on 21st September as earlier planned.