former Pro Vice Chancellor: Academic Affairs and Research, Geoffrey Kiangi
, and the former manager of the university's computer centre, Kaggere Suresh, were informed on Friday that the Prosecutor General had instructed that they should be arraigned in the Windhoek Regional Court on a charge of theft.Kiangi
and Suresh on Friday made their latest appearance in the Windhoek Magistrate's Court.
At a previous court appearance about two months ago, Kiangi
and Suresh both pleaded not guilty to a charge that they had stolen 12 computers and other computer equipment from Unam
on March 10 last year.
The claimed sale of the computers to Kiangi
was never a secret and the computers were assembled at the centre openly and loaded onto a Unam vehicle to be delivered to the planned training centre on March 10, they stated.
At the premises where the computers were to be installed, Unam security staff members and Police officers arrived and seized the computers, setting in motion the process that resulted in the two men being arrested and charged five days later.
resignation in August last year, the secretary of Unam's
University Council wrote a letter to the Prosecutor General to inform her
that the matter between Unam
"had been resolved amicably" and that the charge against Kiangi