Govt refutes reports that Tumwebaze has been suspended

Government refutes persisting reports that the minister in charge of the presidency and Kampala Frank Tumwebaze has been suspended for allegedly embezzling funds

The reports have been rife on social media pointing to claims he amassed a lot of wealth since taking over office and that he was being probed by security which found 10 billion shillings on his account.

The minister in charge of security who is also the acting minister in charge of the presidency and Kampala Muruuli Mukasa says that Tumwebaze is on official leave and is due to resume his duties early next month

Story by

Kenneth Lukwago

January 29 2015