BY WILBER MUHWEZI AND CYNTHIA ARINDA
Bushenyi chief finance officer, Abias Asiimwe who has been in police cells both in Bushenyi and Kampala was finally released yesterday evening Dec. 14, 2016 by Bushenyi police CIID officials.
According to one Dr. Elija from statehouse health monitoring unit, CFO Asiimwe got bond but would appear in court next week after their lawyer does all necessary case work and take the file to DPP[Bushenyi district state attorney] sanctioned and he is arraigned in court.
Abias was arrested on Friday 09, 2016 and kept in Kampala’s SIU[special investigations unit] but was later transferred to Bushenyi district on Tuesday Dec. 13, 2016.
Dr. Elija told www.mknewslink.com editor in Bushenyi yesterday that 48 million GAVI funds must be paid back and those who stole it be punished.
CFO Abias Was not in prison alone but with her cashier Ms Cecelia Tweshengerize. She was also arrested on same day Friday and kept at Bushenyi police station until yesterday when she was bonded at the same time with her boss.
State house health monitoring unit formerly headed by ministry of health PS Dr. Diana Atwiine is charged with monitoring all health and other related health services in Uganda.