A police officer orderly corporal Hamadi Jawo has absconded with four hundred and forty thousand dalasis (D440,000) belonging to the Upper River Region Governor’s Office, Freedom Newspaper can reveal. Jawo was an orderly attached to Governor Fanta Bojang Samateh Manneh. Jawo did not stop at stealing D440,000 from the Governor’s office, he also fled with a motorbike.
The stolen money was saved at the Governor’s Office at Basse Mansajang. Under normal circumstances, the money should have been saved at the Bank, but this was never the case. The Governor carelessly left such a huge amount of money in the save.
The absconded police corporal had left his uniforms, pistols and other belongings behind. He is currently at large.
Police stationed in the URR region have been searching for Hamadi Jawo. As we file this report, Jawo’s whereabouts is unknown.