Two notable promotions include Felly Bahizi Rutagerura and Yahya Mugabo Kamunuga, who have been elevated from the rank of Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP) to Commissioner of Police (CP).
CP Felly Bahizi Rutagerura currently serves as the Chief of Operations for the Police component under the UN Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS), while CP Yahya Mugabo Kamunuga previously held the position of Police FC Chairman.
Additionally, seven police officers have been promoted from the rank of Chief Superintendent (CSP) to Assistant Commissioner of Police. These individuals are Francis Muheto, who serves as the Commander of Police in the Northern Province, Augustin Kuradupagase, Tom Gasana, Silas Karekezi, Celestin Kazungu, Augustin Ntaganira, and Jean Pierre Rutajoga.
Among others, 20 police officers have been promoted from Assistant Inspector of Police to Inspector of Police, one from AIP to CIP, 120 from CIP to Superintendent, 46 from Senior Superintendent to CSP, and 329 were elevated to Chief Inspector of Police (CIP).
The statement also indicated the approval of a ministerial order with significant number of promotions for Non-Commissioned officers and other ranks. Specifically, 1,607 police personnel were promoted from Sergeant to Senior Sergeant, 392 were promoted to Chief Sergeant, 869 from Corporal to Sergeant, 724 from Police Constable to Corporal,
Generally, these promotions encompass 523 junior and senior police officers, while 3,592 are non-commissioned officers.