By our reporter
Makerere university Deputy Academic Registrar Etuusa Lubega Loy Margret on Monday was charged with four counts of Abuse of Office.
Etuuse who is in charge of Certificates, Ceremonies and Publicatons is said to have contravened procurement laws, regulations and procedures during the University’s 67th graduation ceremony.
Prosecution led by Muhumuza Edward states that on the 15th of February 2017, while at Makerere university office, Etuusa irregularly procured companies and people to provide different services for the said graduation ceremony, such as phone keeping, drinks, food and flower vending without following procurement laws.
Etuusa who appeared before anti corruption court Grade One Magistrate Peter Fred Lachomin pleaded not guilty to the charges.
She has however been granted a one million cash bail and ordered to deposit her passport with court.
The case has been adjourned to the 8th of febuary 2018 as investigations into the matter continue.
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