Moses Kizige the Karamoja affairs state minister and member of parliament for Bugabula North constituency this week returned the controversial shillings 20 million COVID-19 cash. As guided by government, Kizige delivered all the money to Kamuli District Chief Administrative Office (CAO), Elizabeth Namanda. CAO is the chief accounting officer of a district.
The minister delivered the money in the presence of the entire District Taskforce (DFT) on corona virus chaired by the Resident District Commissioner, Hajji Moses Dumba.
Kizige who has on several occasions provided fuel to the DTF, pledged even more support to the district team to ensure that the pandemic is prevented from entering the district.
This website has established that Kizige has since the lockdown was announced by government been providing relief items to households in his Bugabula North constituency.
Namanda thanked the minister for the big heart.
He was followed by Kamuli Municipality MP, Hajat Rehema Watongola.
On top of the 20m, Watongola donated maize flour to the DFT which she guided that it should be given to the taxi operators in her constituency.
A day later, actually on Friday May 22, the urban development state minister, Isaac Musumba – the MP represents Buzaaya County too delivered his 20 million to the CAO.
The function took place at 3:45PM at the district headquarters.
He asked the task force to ensure that people of Buzaaya receive relief food bought out of the money.
The CAO issued receipts and letters of appreciation to each of the three legislators.