THE Anti-Corruption Commission says it has been investigating
Honeybee Pharmacy since 2020.
ACC public relations manager Timothy Moono made the announcement in a statement this morning.
“The Anti-Corruption Commission wishes to inform the public that following revelations of suspected corruption in the manner Honeybee Pharmacy was awarded a contract by the Ministry of Health to supply Medical Kits, the Commission has been investigating the above allegations since August 2020,” Moono stated.
Moono said the investigations were instituted arising from information the Commission received from a named stakeholder.
He revealed that a number of witnesses and suspects have been interviewed and investigations had since reached an advanced stage.
“The Commission anticipates that the investigations will be concluded soon.
Several individuals and entities have in the past few days called upon the Commission to pursue this matter,” he stated.
Moono assured that the Commission would not relent to bring to book any persons or entities that will be found involved in the corrupt activities.
©Kalemba January 13, 2021