Jacob Oulanyah, The Deputy Speaker of Parliament has reportedly handed over shs20 million to Omoro district coronavirus Fask Force as required.
The money was part of the controversial UGX 10 Billion government supplementary budget allocated to Parliament as facilitation to the lawmakers to conduct public awareness among their constituents about COVID-19.
Oulanyah appealed to the Omoro district task Force to utilize the money he returned for activities meant to combat the spread of the COVID-19 in the area. “As the district task Force, you have ideas and you have had the meetings on areas where there are issues. please utilize the money for purposes meant to halt and stop the spread of coronavirus in the area”. he noted.
“If you use it for something else, you would have known that you are using it wrongly and that would mean you have done deliberately and if consequences must come don’t plead with anybody” he stressed.
He also donated another 20 million shillings to help in the rehabilitation of broken boreholes in the district.