The police in Apac are holding a young woman who has been extorting
money from tertiary intuitions in the district.
Maureen Amidiong 24 ,a native of Karamoja region is said to have
contacted heads of different schools asking them to avail at least 50
students for scholarships in schools in Central Uganda.
She was however captured as she tried to con money from the
leadership of Florence Nightingale Nursing School. She told the
principle she would take the students to study at Ebenezer Nursing
School In Kamuli district.
David Ongom Mudong, the North Kioga Police Mouth piece confirmed the
arrest adding that case has been registered at Apac central Poilice
Station as CRB 07/2018
Mudong says they are yet hunting for a one Mildred Acen ,an accomplice
to Amidiong.He warned schools and institutions of higher learning
against dealing with unscrupulous people who normally masquerade as
sources to scholarships yet they have sinister motives.