BUSHENYI MUNICIPAL ENGINEER RELEASED ON BOND
By Wilber Muhwezi Kasibante
Bushenyi –Ishaka municipal Engineer;Deus Baingana was been released on police Bond today morning March 7, 2018 following his arrest yesterday by angry residents who accused him of misusing 336 million meant for roads.
The arrest was proceeded with a demonstration by residents. The Greater Bushenyi regional police spokesperson SP Martial Tumusiime confirmed the release on bond of Eng. Deus Baingana on phone a short while ago.
He added that there was no charge preferred against him but only opened a general inquiry file to dig out all the crimes he has committed.
The staff of Bushenyi-Ishaka municipal council also demonstrated demanding for the release of their colleague.
Mayor Kamugasha says ug.sh.36m was meant for graveling 3kms on Liberation –Nyamiko road and more ug.sh.36m for Ruhandagazi-Kakanju road whereas ug.sh.12m was allocated for renovating 1km on Basajja-Buramba road.
The balance was meant for completing tarmac road to state Lodge in Bushenyi town and Basajja-Rwemirokora road in Ishaka town.
The money in question was received in first and second quarters in 2017-2018 financial year.
Eng.Baingana has since failed to account for the money despite several requests by the municipal council.
Source: www.mknewslink.com; a western Uganda news website.