Mubuku town council meeting yesterday(14thSept.2021) failed to take place after the town clerk Mr. Robert Bithekere failed to give proper accountability of fifty million shillings start-up fund from central Government.
During a council meeting that was held at Mubuku primary school, town clerk Mr. Bithekere Robert completely failed to give accountability for start-up fund as the speaker Hon.Charles Tumusiime was also running after journalists from attending the council after describing them as strangers in the council.
Speaking to our reporter shortly after the council that failed to seat, Hon. Elijah Okech the district councilor Mubuku town council said he was disappointed when sergeant at Arm told council that leadership of Mubuku prison has asked council to get alternative council hall and this forced them to conduct council from Mubuku primary school that also ended prematurely. Hon. Okech one on corruption……..
Hon.Okech told Kasese guide radio that the town clerk have dodged them several times whenever they ask him to give accountability for the fifty million shillings.
He has asked the office of the CAO Kasese district to send external auditors to Mubuku town council for verification of the reported misappropriation of public funds. Hon. Okech two on corruption…
The elderly councilor in Mubuku town council Hon. Mutaseka Ahamada who moved a motion seeking council to halt Budget process told our reporter his decision to move said motion was reached after realizing that public funds could have been eaten by one Mr. Bithekere Robert and some of his technical staff. Hon. Mutaseka on corruption….
Town clerk Mubuku town council Mr. Bithekere Robert declined to comment but only pleaded for mercy that ended in vain. END.