Bukoba — COUNCILLORS in Biharamulo District have raised concern over misappropriation of taxpayers’ funds due to lack of internal auditors and have asked for government intervention. Lusahunga Ward Councillor, Amon Mizengo said a big portion of government revenue was being embezzled by unfaithful workers including village and ward executive officers (WEOs), due to lack of internal auditors. The same concern was raised by Nyakahura Ward Councillor, Apolinary Mugalula, who is also Chairman of the Biharamulo District Council. He said some of the VEOs and WEOs were using the loophole to steal money from wananchi by issuing forged receipts.
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