By Ahura Mujuni Mark
Felix Kaweesi ,Kampala’s Metropolitan Police (KMP) commander has left police for further studies .
His position has been filled by Mr Farouk Mwirima, the deputy KMP commandant.
“I am leaving for studies and I am on study leave for three months. It is not true that I have been transferred or anything of the sort,” Kaweesi told the press.
Mr Kaweesi took over office in September 2011 .He has been popular for calming city chaos and countering opposition protests.
In the month of June ,it was rumoured that the police commander wants to join politics .Sources say ,he eyes the Bukoto West parliamentary seat currently held by MP Aboud Kitatta.