CABINET Office says 25 controlling officers have been cited as culprits and charged pending disciplinary action on the misuse of COVID-19 funds and the continued mismanagement of public funds in various Ministries. On Monday, the Auditor General revealed in the Interim Audit Report on the utilisation of COVID-19 resources for the period February 1 to July 31, 2020, that a total of over K1.3 billion was mismanaged in various transactions, which included dubious transfers from GRZ accounts amounting to K60 million and up to K3 million in cash withdrawals. In a statement released following the revelation, Tuesday, Secretary to the Cabinet Dr Simon Miti said government was concerned with irregularities reported in the COVID-19 audit and the Auditor General Report…...

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