UPAC officers arrested two people this morning including a high ranking civil servant suspected of conspiring to defraud the government of about $400-thousand.
Abdelaziz Yousni is the IT Director at the Public Security Ministry.
The other person arrested is Mohamed El Khayat, the CEO of a computer software company Informatique EBR .
They're arrests today are a result of an investigation into the awarding of a $3-million contract.
The pair has been charged with breach of trust, fraud and conspiracy.
They have been released and ordered to appear in court September 8th.
Read the UPAC statement here: