Judicial Service Commission Ps Arrested Over Graft

Judicial service commission ps arrested over graft
Appeared in The Observeron 08 Aug 2019

The Inspectorate of Government has arrested Dr Rose Nassali Lukwago, the secretary Judicial Service Commission (JSC) and Dr Opio Okiror, the former commissioner Health Services.

They are accused of abuse of office and causing financial loss of Shs 33 million in the 2014/2015 financial year in their role as accounting officers in the Education and Sports ministry.

They are wanted together with Jaffar Kawooya, the internal auditor in the Education ministry and Cuthbert Kagabo, the deputy director AH Consulting Ltd.

According to the charge sheet prepared by Brenda Kibugwe, the head of the prosecution in the Inspectorate of Government, the suspects facilitated an overpayment of Shs 33.8 million to AH Consulting Ltd well knowing it cause financial loss to the government.