Police in Uganda is hunting for the person impersonating as minister for Relief, Disaster Preparedness and Refugees Hillary Onek.
According to a statement issued by minister Onek on Tuesday, someone has been impersonating him on social media platform Twitter and posting derogatory statements against his boss president Yoweri Museveni’s government.
“It has come to my attention that there has been a fake Twitter account running in my names. This particular person has been impersonating me and tweeting derogatory comments about the government,” the minister said.
He added: “I would like to categorically state that I have never had a Twitter account and whoever is doing this is now being pursued by the Cybercrime division of police.”