According to Musa Ismael of Daily Monitor, the former customs boss has been replaced by Mr Abel Kagumire. Three months ago Mr Dickson Collins kateshumbwa resigned as URA customs boss to join a parliamentary race in Sheema district.
The replacement has been done after a rigorous and competitive exercise. The substantive customs boss has held this position before when Ms Doris Akol moved Kateshumbwa to the Domestic Taxes Department and Assistant Commissioner Custom Taxes under Mr kateshumbwa.
Mr kagumire was assigned the role of Acting Commissioner Customs when Mr John Musinguzi Rujoki replaced Ms Doris Akol.