Ig Arrests Former Kamwenge Town Clerk For Misappropriation Of Funds

Ig arrests former kamwenge town clerk for misappropriation of funds
Appeared on: 12 Feb 2020

The Inspectorate of Government (IG) has arrested the former Town Clerk of Kamwenge Town Council, Mathew Tumushabe Atwiine, for misappropriation of UGX 4,450,000 (Four million four hundred thousand only).

Atwiine has been charged with one count of Embezzlement contrary to Section 19 of the Anti-Corruption Act, 2009 and an Alternative Count of Causing Financial Loss contrary to Section 20(1) of the Anti-Corruption Act, 2009.

The funds had been earmarked for the purchase of office furniture for the office of the Town Clerk for Kamwenge Town Council.