By Spy Uganda
State House Anti Corruption Unit working with Criminal Investigations Department Uganda Police, arrested and arraigned Sekamanya Geoffrey & Musiige Vicent before the Masaka Chief Magistrate Court on charges of Intermeddling with the Property of the Deceased, Forgery, Uttering False Documents, Malicious Damage to Property and Conspiracy to Defraud.
The Unit says the accused & others still at large conspired & forged documents allegedly from the Administrator General which they used to divide the kibanja of the late Kateregga Yafesi Nkumbi of Samaliya village.
“The two further destroyed coffee & banana plantations of residents in the area,” says the Unit.
“Sekamanya and Musiige are part of a group of serial land grabbers that have for a long time terrorized the residents of Masaka. They have been remanded till 6/06/2023,” adds the Unit.
The State House Anti Corruption Unit (SH-ACU) in one year, 2022, managed to recover Ugx35.484bn from corruption masters of this country, the annual report revealed.
The Unit also managed to arrest and arraign in court over 448 suspects. Among these, courts convicted 70 culprits including government accounting Officers, Executive Officers, managing directors, Secretaries of Commission, CAOs, and Town Clerks.
SH-ACU was established under Article 99(4) of the constitution of Uganda, which gives the President executive powers to either directly or indirectly perform his duties or through officers subordinate to him.
Launched on 10th December 2018, SH-ACU coordinates with all constitutionally mandated agencies to ensure a corruption-free country.
The Unit also acts as a link between H.E. the President, citizens, and Anti- Corruption agencies in relation to Anti-Corruption issues.