He was taken to Bomana to be remanded soon after the decision was handed down. His bail was forfeited.
Wartoto will return to court on April 21 where submissions will be made on his penalty sentence.
This case involved the misuse of funds allocated and paid to Sarakolok West Transport (SWT) for the renovation of facilities at the Kerevat National High school back in November of 2008.
Justice George Manuhu delivered his decision on verdict this afternoon after the trial was conducted in February last year.