By Spy Uganda
The Minister for Directorate of Socio – Economic Monitoring & Research in the Office of the President, Hon Beatrice Akello Akori working with State Houses State House Anti Corruption Unit and Internal Security Organization are in Kigezi sub region on a joint Economic Monitoring exercise where four government officials have so far been arrested on allegations of embezzlement, causing financial loss & mismanagement of funds.
The officials arrested are;
1. Denis Twesigomwe – District Engineer Rubanda District arrested over shoddy works at Mpungu HCIII where he was the project manager.
He also cleared certificates of completion of works resulting into the payment of over UGX448,975,405.
2. Mutumba Sivaseya Eric – District Engineer Kanungu LG was arrested over irregularities in the construction project to upgrade Ntungamo H/CII to III. He certified an over payment of UGX55M to the contractor Kaleeta Construction ltd & yet the works were incomplete & shoddily done.
3. Ngabirano Spencer – Town Engineer, Ryakarimira T/C, Kabale District. He conspired with the former Town Clerk, Alex Ampaire to defraud the town council over UGX105M meant to be paid to the contractor for construction of the Multipurpose council hall & renovation of staff houses.