By staff writer

NTV Uganda yesterday confirmed that the station news chief and a seasoned news anchor Maurice Mugisha has left the Serena based station.

Ms. Josephine Karungi has been appointed as acting Head of News in the NTVUganda News Department reporting to the General Manager Editorial, Mr. Daniel Kalinaki.

Karungi has been news anchor and producer at NTV, She replaces Mr. Maurice Mugisha who left for UBC.

Ms. Karungi holds a Bachelors degree in Mass Communication from Makerere university. She joined NTV in 2009 as a news anchor and currently presents a life style show called ‘Perspective With Josephine Karungi’