Wednesday, October 7, 2015

Arrested On US$50,000 Embezzlement Charges

Two senior education officials have been arrested on the orders of the Provincial Office for the Fight against Corruption in Inhambane. The two are the heads of the accounts departments in the education directorates in Maxixe and Homoine districts. They are accused of being part of a network which colluded to purchase services from a supplier without going through any tendering process. The supplier too has been arrested.The fraudulent scheme was discovered when the anti-corruption office ordered an audit of the two directorates. In Maxixe alone about two million meticais (US$50,000) had been stolen from state coffers through this scheme.

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