Lt. Col Edith Nakalema the head, state house anti-corruption unit, has released a press statement today stating “The state house anti-corruption unit acting under article 99 (4) of the constitution of Uganda in liaison with criminal investigation directorate of the police acting under article 120 (3) (a) and in conjunction with the bank of Uganda is carrying out special investigation on matters pertaining the bank procurement and supply chain activities.
The investigation is being carried out following an invitation by the governor of the bank of Uganda and in close cooperation with the governor’s office.
The matter under investigation involves a recent procurement consignment. A number of senior personnel, customer and civil aviation authority personnel are being questioned.
Bank of Uganda operations remain intact and uninterrupted further updates will be provided in due course.”