Police in Mbarara are holding a 40 year old man for illegally soliciting money from teachers, shop promising to put them on government pay role.
Justus Nkwasibwe is the head teacher of Rwakishakizi Primary School in Nyakayojo Division, about it Mbarara district.
Justus was reported by the Principal Human Resource Officer Mbarara district Sulaina Katusiime to the RDC and was picked up by police on Thursday.
Mrs Katusiime says she was tipped off by teachers about the conman who promised to enlist them on the government pay roll.
The complainants include Joan Nabimanya a teacher at Makenke Army Primary School and Joan Tukahirwa from Golden Belt Primary school.
The 2 confirmed that the head teacher asked them a bribe of Shs. 3million.
The area police spokesperson Samson Kasasira says the fraudster is detained at Mbarara CPS and will be taken to court and charged of obtaining money by false pretence.
The case is registered at Mbarara CPS under file number SD 73/01/06/2017.