By Watchdog reporter
Four pharmacists at Mbarara Regional Referral Hospital have been arrested by police for stealing ARVs meant for HIV patients.
The arrested include Godfrey Tumuramye a pharmacy
technician, Matsika Matenyari a stores officer, Leo Atwine a
dispenser and Sixtus Outa a pharmacist.
The four were arrested from Katete Central in Nyamitanga
Division Mbarara Municipality on Monday following an operation launched by State House health monitoring team to probe into the activities of the hospital.
The suspects were found with HIV drugs worth millions of shillings.
The 4 suspects are being detained and interrogated at
Mbarara central police station before being taken to court
for misuse of office.
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