COSASE Committee withdraws government vehicle, body guard from Bagyenda
The deputy chairperson of COSASE committee investigating bank of Uganda, Anita Among has directed that Bank of Uganda withdraws the government car and bodyguard assigned to the former director bank director supervision, Justine Bagyenda.
The MPs have taken offence to the fact that Bagyenda continues to utilise bank resources even after retiring Mid last year.
The matter was brought to the fore by Kasiki county MP Elijah Okupa during proceedings of the BOU probe today.
MPs led by Among demanded to know who had approved what they termed as wastage and nugatory expenditure after 1st Jan 2019.
Amongi ruled that all privileges be withdrawn and that the bank must compute and submit before the committee the amount of funds that have been illegally channeled to wasteful expenditure in this regard.