Eight Bukwo District senior officials arrested over corruption 

Mr Samuel Mpimbaza Hashaka, the Bukwo Resident District Commissioner (left) with the DPC Samson Lubega and the district chairperson, Mr Julius Chelimo during the monitoring of min-irrigation project in Senendet sub county on Friday. Photo | Micheal Woniala

What you need to know:

  • The arrested officials include; the assistant Chief Administrative Officer (CAO), Ms Catherine Cheptanui, the District Education Officer, Mr Fred Sokuton Twalla, the District Community Development Officer, Mr Francis Cherotwo, and the  District Commercial Officer Mr Tom Toskin. 

Police in Bukwo District in Sebei sub-region have arrested eight senior district officials over allegations of embezzling funds under the Northern Uganda Social Action Fund (Nusaf) programme.

Welcome!

You're all set to enjoy unlimited Prime content.