By Andrew Visper
The Committee on Commissions, Statutory Authorities and State Enterprises, chairman Mubarak Munyagwa has ordered for the arrest of Benard Tumwesigire, the former executive director of the Departed Asian Property Custodian Board.
The order comes after Minister for finance told to the committee that he fully paid Tumwesigire the money he owed government upon his termination.
The vice chairperson COSASE Ibrahim Kasozi also wants Benard Tumwesigire to bring the seal of the custodian board which is still in his possession that conflicted with the law.
Why fire gets back to Benard Tumwesigire?
The Executive Secretary of the Departed Asians Property Custodian Board (DAPCB), Mr George William Bizibu reported to Parliament and asked to be provide with security after fears for his life and revealing sensitive information to the task force set up to investigate dubious acquisition of departed properties.
“We have opened a Pandora box and I don’t move with even a knife. So, my security and that of these members I came with is very vital,” Mr Bizibu told the committee