Police in Fort Portal arrest man for impersonating as Operation Wealth Creation boss
Police in Fort Portal are holding a man for allegedly impersonating as District Agricultural Officer and Operation Wealth Creation boss to fleece farmers.
Steven Nyakahuma, a resident of Kibede in Mugusu Town Council, Kabarole District was reportedly masquerading as an officer to con unsuspecting people of their money, promising heifers under Operation Wealth Creation Program.
Nyakahuma was found with forged forms and lists of people he had conned mainly Kabarole, Kyenjojo, and Bunyangabu. On interrogation, the suspect confessed to the crime, revealing that he had accumulated about Sh700milion out of the scam.