State House Anti-corruptin unit on Thursday arrested former Member of Parliament for Kaberamaido Mr John Eresu for illegally running a suspicious labor company called Khaleeji Labour Export Limited.
John Eresu and others were arrested for confining 93 girls in a two roomed house strategically hidden in Najjanankumbi, a Kampala suburb.
Kampala Metropolitan police say their arrest was followed by a tip-off from a whistle blower
ACU field task team and detectives from Katwe police station stormed the offices where they verified the allegations and also found 93 women in custody.
“The girls were sleeping and feeding badly, we are going to record statements from the girls and directors to establish what was happening at the offices,” sais Patrick Onyango, Kampala Metropolitan Police spokesman.
The women and directors were taken to CID headquarters in Kibuli for interrogation.