Police has requested the general public to disregard social media reports that the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Gen Kale Kayihura has been appointed Uganda’s permanent representative to United Nations.
In a brief statement issued by the newly appointed Police Spokesperson Andrew Felix Kaweesi, he said; “Today, August 27, various social media platforms carried information that the Inspector General of Police, General Kale Kayihura has been appointed Uganda’s permanent representative to United Nations.”
“The reports also allege that Brig. Leopold Kyanda has been promoted to Maj. Gen and appointed the IGP,” the statement further read.
“The Uganda Police Force would like to clarify that this information is not true and is aimed at creating unnecessary tension and unrest. We request the general public to disregard such reports with contempt it deserves,” the statement said.