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CORRUPTION STING: 30 MPs to Answer to CID over Budget Allocation Kickbacks

30 Members of Parliament have been summoned to the Criminal Investigation Directorate (CID) headquarters in Kibuli, Kampala, for questioning over corruption allegations.

30 Members of Parliament have been summoned to the Criminal Investigation Directorate (CID) headquarters in Kibuli, Kampala, for questioning over corruption allegations (PHOTO/Courtesy)

KAMPALA, UGANDA – In a significant escalation of the corruption war, 30 Members of Parliament have been summoned to the Criminal Investigation Directorate (CID) headquarters in Kibuli, Kampala, for questioning over corruption allegations.

The legislators, from various political parties, are accused of involvement in a racket to influence Budget processes, allegedly receiving kickbacks to approve Budget allocations.

The summonses come after President Museveni revealed irrefutable evidence of corruption among legislators and Parliament and Finance ministry staff.

The MPs are expected to appear at the CID headquarters on Monday, June 17th, 2024, at 10:30 AM and thereafter, to answer corruption queries.

Those summoned include:

Hon. Elijah Okupa, MP Kasilo County
Hon. Abdul Katuntu, MP Bugweri County
Hon. Harold Muhindo, MP Bukonzo East
Hon. Peter Mugema Panadol, MP Iganga Municipality
Hon. Iddi Isabirye, MP Bunya South
Hon. Ferigo Kambale, MP Kasese Municipality
Hon. Florence Asiimwe, Masindi Woman MP
Hon. Herbert Ariko, MP Soroti City East
Hon. Joel Ssenyonyi, MP Nakawa East
Hon. Francis Mwijukye, MP Buwhweju County
Hon. Alex Ruhunda, MP Fort Portal Municipality
Hon. Silas Aogon, MP Kumi Municipality
Hon. Mwanga Kivumbi, MP Butambala
Hon. Sanon Bwiire, MP Bulamogi County
Hon. Aisha Kabanda, MP Butambala
Hon. Mariam Naigaga, MP Namutumba
Hon. Joyce Bagala, MP Mityana
Hon. Theodore Sekikubo, MP Lwemiyaga County
Hon. Sowedi Kitanywa, MP Busongora North Kasese
Hon. Asumani Basalirwa, MP Bugiri Municipality
Hon. Geoffrey Ekanya, MP Tororo County North
Hon. Daniel Kimosho, MP Kazo County
Hon. Fox Odoi-Oywewolo, MP West Budama North
Hon. Kamara John Nizeyimana, MP Bufumbira North
Hon. Acrobat Kiiza, MP Bughendera
Hon. Gonzaga Joseph, MP Ssewungu, Kalungu County West
Hon. Tom Bright Amooti, MP Kyegegwa
Hon. Ibrahim Ssemujju Nganda, MP Kiira Municipality
Hon. Henry Maurice Kibalya, MP Bugabula County South
Hon. Mwine Mpaka Rwamirama, MP Mbarara City South

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