By Our Reporter
Former vice-president of Uganda ,Dr Speciosa Wandira Kazibwe has been pinned by people of Busoga region for withdrawing and not refunding money amounting to shs58 millions from a fund meant for poverty eradication.
The money in question had been provided by State House under the SHE Foundation ,which Kazibwe who is currently a Presidential Adviser on Micro Finance launched in March ,2012.
State House had given out Shs182 million to the Foundation to give soft loans to residents.However it is reported that on 27th March 2012 ,Speciosa Kazibwe together with one Ms Juliet Wandira who is her relative withdrew the money in question from Bank of Baroda Railways Branch in Kampala.
A statement from the bank indicates that the former Vice President and her college got the money just four days after it had been banked.
Mr Richard Musana, who had been acting as the Regional Coordinator and Credit Officer told the press that people have been coming to him for loans .
Dr. Specioza Kazibwe was the Vice President of Uganda from 1994 to 2003.