Obadiah Biraro had held the position since June 2011. The cabinet meeting held in 2016, extended his office term for more five years prior to his replacement.
The appointment is part of resolutions of the cabinet meeting held on Wednesday 13th October 2021 chaired by President Paul Kagame.
Another appointee is Nadine Umutoni Gatsinzi who has been named the Director General of National Child Development Agency (NCD).
He previously served as Kigali City vice mayor in charge of socio-economic affairs.
Among others, Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP) Rose Muhisoni has been appointed the Deputy Commissioner General of Rwanda Correctional Service (RCS) replacing Jeanne Chantal Ujeneza who recently moved to Rwanda National Police (RNP) as the Deputy Inspector General of Police (DIGP) in charge of Administration and Finance in April 2021.
ACP Muhisoni previously served as the Deputy Commissioner for Community Policing.