KAMPALA.The Kampala District Land Board Chairperson David Balondemu has been rearrested, a statement from the anti corruption union said on Friday evening.
“It’s allegedly that KG Unlimited LLC, an American Company, was defrauded Ugx 2.2Bn in a purported procurement of a water plant by Ministry of Agriculture. The fraudsters purported that PPDA was conducting the procurement on behalf of the Ministry of Agriculture. All the money was paid through an account of M/s Bloom Advocates. Balondemu is believed to be the proprietor of the law firm through proxies ,” a State House statement said.
Balondemu was recently bailed on another fraud case in which he is accused with others including James Jeff Mugisha and Godfrey Mabirizi in a case where they are accused between March and November 2021 at the
of obtaining US Dollars 600,000 by falsely pretending that they were selling 53 kilograms of Gold to Hyun UK Kim a Korean investor whereas not.
Balondemu denies the charges against him and through his lawyers led by Evans Ochieng and Mukasa Mbidde asked to be granted bail. He argued that he is an officer of the court with historical unquestionable legal experience as a lawyer.
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