The Office of the President has interdicted Jinja Resident District Commissioner (RDC) Eric Sakwa.
The Secretary to the President Hajji Yunus Kakande ordered Sakwa in a May 4 letter to step out of his office.
He was also told to hand over all Government property and await judgment of his case.
He will be receiving half salary.
Sakwa waa arrested in April and charged with theft as well as manslaughter.
He was later released on bail.