Jailed Ruhinda County MP Donozio Mugabe Kahonda is challenging his bail hearing date set by the Jinja High Court. According Chief Registrar Paul Gadenya, Kahonda challenges a date in August that had earlier been given to him reasoning that it is a far date.
The trio is said to have lacked senior four certificates but used other peoples academic papers to train as Grade III teachers and subsequently acquired the certificates they later presented to Jinja District Service Commission for jobs.
The investigations followed a tip-off by Kenyan police, on a group of Ugandans that are buying tickets to travel to Saudi Arabia through Jomo Kenyatta International Airport in possession of certificates of good conduct for house workers.
The bursar of Gulu institute of health science, Julius Komakech Jolly has been arrested by the police in Gulu for reportedly forging the school directorâ€™s signature and making away with 2.1 million shillings.
In March last year, Ronald Wilfred Kasaija allegedly forged a signature of the then Buliisa Chief Administrative Officer Michael Nandala to irregularly award a road contract worth 39 million shillings.
The Special Investigations Unit (SIU) is holding a man in his late thirties for allegedly conning a Chinese motorcycle dealer of 130,000 US dollars, approximately 344 million shillings, in the guise of selling him land.
Two political leaders in Iganga district have been arrested for alleged forgery and causing financial loss. The two have been identified as Mariam Nangobi, the Iganga deputy chairperson and Paul Muwereza, a councilor for the disabled in Iganga central division in Iganga municipality.
A police detective inspector in Jinja has been arrested for impersonation and forgery. Shaban Lubaale allegedly used forged academic documents to join the police force and to secure promotion in the force.
Police in Iganga have issued an arrest warrant for the district LC V vice chairperson for forgery and uttering false documents. Mariam Nangobi is wanted for allegedly forging her ordinary level certificate; she claims she got from Bukoyo SS in 1997.