Canon Johnson Baryantuma Munono the Rukungiri Municipality Town Clerk has been appointed Kabale University Secretary.
Munono replaces Kennedy Rwaboona who served in the position since 2007, only to be demoted to dean of students when government took over the university in September 2016.
Kabale University opened in 2005 as a community university housed in the former Kabale District administration hostel at Kikungiri hill till last year when government took it over on the request of local leaders.
Prof. Joy Constance Kwesiga, the university vice chancellor confirmed the appointment of Munono as the new university secretary whose tenure commences on 1st July 2017.
Patrick Besigye Keihwa the Kabale LC5 who is also the member of the Kabale university council commended the appointment, saying that the young university needs such people with young blood and vast experience in administration.
Canon Munono has served in as town clerk in Kabale, Masaka, Mbarara and of recent Rukungiri, where he spent a few months.
He said he was happy to come back home to serve his people at the university.