TOWN COUNCIL OFFICIALS ON SPOT FOR MISUSING OVER UGX 200M IN KABALE
By Ambrose Kweronda
Officials in Ryakarimira town council Ndorwa west Kabale district are on spot for misusing over 200 million Ugandan shillings that was meant to implement the government programs.
On his visit Godfrey Nyakahuma the Resident District Commissioner tasked the Ryakarimira town council Town clerk Alex Ampeire and town council engineer Spencer Ngabirano to present the accountability of the money that was released in 2021-22 financial year that was meant to work on government projects.
The projects in question include 100 million that was meant to work on Katwaaro – Kacerere road, 89 million that was meant to pay the contractor of the town council administration block, 12 million for Development Discretionary Equalization Grant (DDEG) funds that was meant for renovation of police and other buildings at the town council.
Among other misused cash include 100 million for town council physical plan which the physical planner Brendah Murungi Atuheirwe failed to account for.
Nyakahuma in the meeting that was held at the town council headquarters vowed to follow it up until they cough the funds
The meeting was adjourned to today 30th September 2022.
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