“The Criminal Investigations Directorate is conducting investigations into allegations of abuse of office, conspiracy to defraud, embezzlement, fraudulent accounting and money laundering. Vide CIDHQTRS/94/2020,” the letter reads in part.
Led by its Commandant, Col. Edith Nakalema, Officers from the State House Anti Corruption Unit held a meeting involving the State Minister in Charge of Animal Husbandry, Bright Rwamirama, NAGRIC staff and former staff to discuss the fraud allegations.
The report indicates that, at the beginning of 2013, Victim 1 began to spend time with Haji Mugagga when he was still the headteacher at Lubiri High School. She was found pregnant in 2014 and suspended. she later moved in with Mugagga at his Seeta Residence during which time, the pregnancy was terminated.
Odois letter comes a few days after the High Court Civil Division directed Makerere University to reinstate Etuusa in her office following an application she filed challenging her suspension and attempts to take disciplinary actions against her.
The head of the Criminal Investigations and Intelligence Department CIID at Jinja Central Police Station, George Ochola, has been suspended for alleged abuse of office. Samson Lubega, the spokesperson Kiira Regional Police says Ochola was suspended on the orders of Fortunate Habyara, the Commandant of the Profession Standard Unit PSU.
Trouble for Atuhura started after he was sacked for allegedly announcing that the Omukama of Bunyoro, Solomon Gafabusa Iguru had reshuffled his cabinet and appointed Harriet Businge Mugenyi as first deputy Prime Minister, the first woman to hold the position in the history of the monarch.
Okao is accused of flouting the Public Procurement and Assets Disposal Act- PPDA when he allegedly forged the district contracts committee minutes and fraudulently awarded contracts worth more than 600 million Shillings.
The Grade One Anti-Corruption Court Magistrate Margret Alumu has this afternoon granted bail to Kyegegwa district Chairman Norman Birungi together with vice Amanya Lafit. The two men stand accused of abuse of office, nepotism and conflict of interest.
Jose Jimmy Walamoe Lorwor, the deputy Chief Administrative Officer (CAO), Soroti district has been detained by Police, for abuse of office. Lorwor was arrested on Friday afternoon jointly with Jolly Nakiru, the Principal Treasurer of Moroto Municipal Council.
The Courts consist of independent persons other than the LC Committee members and have jurisdiction over limited civil matters and petty criminal offenses. They also deal with cases governed by customary law including property, interstate inheritance, and marital disputes.
He is wanted for attempting to rape a 13-year-old defilement victim who was placed under the custody of the child and family protection unit after she was defiled by Godfrey Onek on June 20th last month.
He is implicated in the illegal disposal of Plots 46-52 located at Musisi- Mutuba Villages, which belonged to Katwe-Butego Division while he was still serving as Division Senior Assistant Town Clerk before he was transferred to Kimanya Kyabakuza Division.
Augustine Rukiika Bujara, the Kabale Municipality town clerk, has been arrested by Police for misuse of office. Bujara was arrested on Thursday afternoon by Police. He is accused of diverting money meant for road construction.
Following recent media reports that pointed to a Resident State Attorney of Adjumani court, Francis Ocuga for having authorised an office attendant to appear in court and prosecute several cases on his behalf, the Director of Public Prosecution Mike Chibita has responded by firing him to that effect.
The police summons follow a recent Auditor Generalâ€™s report, which implicated Bumba together with former vice president Specioza Wandira Kazibwe and Fisheries minister Ruth Nankabirwa in the loss of more than 10 billion shillings through a presidential initiative to support small businesses.