A joint operation by ISO, CMI and Uganda Police has led to the arrest of 6 top officials from the Central Bank (BOU) for robbery and fraud of the highest degree in Uganda’s history.
It’s believed that Bank of Uganda officials have been printing money off the official approved figures.
According to an impeccable source, a group of individuals led by a top and respected official have been printing Uganda shillings bills which they could ferry into the country under disguise of BOU. Investigators believe this has been going on for a while since it’s believed that the top cream of Bank of Uganda is involved in the scam.
The names of those involved are still keep a top secret, only security directors involved in this operation are aware of who next to arrest, it is believed that President Museveni gave a green light to this stealth operation.
We however, confirm that about 6 top officials of the bank of Uganda are being held at CMI headquarters and 60billion shillings impounded as evidence.
A source further confirmed that money entered Uganda through Entebbe airport well printed and transported using Bank of Uganda currency Vans to the Central Bank, a top high-level intelligence team entered the Central Bank and arrested whoever was involved.
This money was supposed to be kept in the central bank as a cover before being let into circulation.
Security agent refuse to confirm whether the deputy Governor Mr Lous Kasekende is one of those arrested or give names of directors arrested.