The offices of the Kongunga town council in Bukedea district have finally been reopened today, 17th January, 2024 after interventions of the district chairperson, RDC and CAO.
On Monday, the councilors took action to lock the office of the town clerk, Emmanuel Elimu on allegations of being incompetent and corrupt.
Hellen Akurut, Kongunga town council speaker says the decision was agreed after a heated attack on the chief administrative officer, Mairia Joseph Mukasa by the community members.
Mairia Joseph Mukasa, the Bukedea chief administrative officer says his office received the councilors’ grievances and his set to address.
Mary Akol, the district chairperson, says the offices were reopened on condition that the new town clerk be posted.