660 senior police officers were promoted country wide with 350 being promoted to the rank of Inspector.
Speaking to The Chronicle, national police spokesperson Senior Assistant Commissioner Charity Charamba confirmed the promotions. Said Charamba:
Of the 660 promoted, one was promoted to Deputy Commissioner General while eight officers were promoted to the rank of Senior Assistant Commissioner, 15 officers to the rank of Assistant Commissioner, 33 to the rank of Chief Superintendent, 71 to Superintendent, 182 officers to the rank of Chief Inspector and 350 members to the rank of Inspector.
Bulawayo police spokesperson Inspector Precious Simango was promoted to Chief Inspector while former Bulawayo spokesperson, Superintendent Mandlenkosi Moyo was promoted to Chief Superintendent.