Mr Pius Bigirimana has been transferred from the ministry of Gender Labour and Social Development to the Judiciary as Permanent Secretary, replacing Mr Expedito Kagole Kivumbi who has been sent on forced leave.
In his letter dated July 26, a copy of which was seen by Daily Monitor, the head of public service and secretary to cabinet, Dr John Mitala directed Mr Bigirimana to assume office as Judiciary PS with immediate effect.
“The appointing authority has directed that you be transferred from the ministry of Gender Labour and Social Development to the Judiciary with immediate effect. On receipt of this letter, prepare to handover your office within the existing regulations and report to your new station without delay,” reads part of Dr Mitala’s letter.
In another letter also dated July 26, 2019, Mr Kivumbi wrote to Dr Opio Okiror, the Judiciary’s Commissioner Human Resource Management, asking him to prepare the draft of his handover notes to Mr Bigirimana.