The drivers under their umbrella body, Kasese Taxi Operators Saving and Credit Scheme have been saving an average of 15,000 Shillings per day to cater for emergencies. These include accidents, sickness, loss of relatives, and payment for traffic charges, among others.
The police summons follow a recent Auditor Generalâ€™s report, which implicated Bumba together with former vice president Specioza Wandira Kazibwe and Fisheries minister Ruth Nankabirwa in the loss of more than 10 billion shillings through a presidential initiative to support small businesses.
The parliamentary committee on education and sports has said it will not approve the appropriation of the 5 billion shillings earmarked for Uganda National Teachers Union (Unatu) SACCO citing disorganization within the association. The 5 billion shillings was allocated to the teachers SACCO in the 2013/2014 budget.
The chairperson of Ndejje Agaliwamu Savings and Cooperative Society is on the run after allegedly embezzling 64 million shillings from the group. Bombo and Ndejje Police are hunting for Misail Ssetuuba for allegedly withdrawing and disappearing with all the savings of the members.