Paul Muhenda, the Officer in Charge of Criminal Investigations at Ibanda Central Police Station, says that Mwebaze and the wife had on several occasions reported cases of domestic wrangles, adding that they had registered 7 cases between the two.
According to Kasasira, trouble started after 19-year-old Yoweri Kasasira, who is at large, went to Natukunda’s home in Buhweju district and tricked him that he was going to sell him a cow. Natukunda decided to follow Kasasira to Ibanda with Shillings 6million for buying the cow.
Samson Kasasira, the Rwizi Region Police spokesperson, says the arrest of the suspects follows a case of disappearance registered at Ibanda Central Police Station on November 5th, 2021 by Musiime’s relatives.
Mathias Muhumuza, the LC 1 Chairperson of Kyabugaija Upper Cell, says he got a call from one of the residents informed him about the body in the garden. He suspects that the security guard could have been killed elsewhere and his body dumped in the banana plantation because there are traces of tires and feet heading towards the garden.
Geoffrey Nuwagaba, 52, the LC I chairperson of Kakuuto II in Muziza Parish, Ishogororo Sub County was arrested on Saturday together with Gashom Baheebwa, the manager of the farm belonging to Kellen Namanya in Mbogo cell in Kazo district, Richard Natukunda and Lawrence Tukakira Komboozi, both residents of Kakuuto cell and Moses Tumwine, a resident of Rugazi cell.
Vitarino Bagiritima, the Mabanga Village LC I Chairperson, says that they got know about the incident about 6:30 PM on Tuesday when Muhumuza failed to show up in the trading center as usual. Phone calls by his friends to his known number went without response.
Fredrick Oketch, the Western Region Inspectorate Officer, says that while serving as a Senior Finance Officer for Ishongororo Town Council, Nimusiima swindled a sum of 28,976,300 million Shillings which he was supposed to deposit on the town council bank account. The money in question was raised as local revenue.
Samson Kasasira, the Rwizi Region Police Spokesperson, says neighbors found Kadiidi’s torso lying in a pool of blood. According to Kasasira, preliminary police investigations show that Kadiidi met his brutal death on Wednesday night, a day after Asiimwe was released on police bond.
The Ibanda District Police Commander, Emily Angomoku, says he was informed on Sunday evening that the suspect had hanged himself in police cells. “We have started investigations in the suicide as we wait for a postmortem report,” he said.
His brother, Donald Murigye, says they first received information that Mwijukye had traveled to Kampala for the National Resistance Movement-NRM party conference. He however, says they have failed to reach him on his phones since then.
Four graves have been dug up and the bodies missing in a space of one-week leaving locals confused on what could be the reason behind the action. The incidents have occurred in the villages of Nyansimbo A and Ncwano C.
It is alleged that the suspect used a machete to hack his wife Rosemary Kasande 53 Alex Nuwamanya a family member says that the suspect took advantage of a busy day when the others were rushing to the gardens before embarking on his mission.
The suspect George Bishamiko, a resident of Kikasi in Ibanda Municipality was arrested last week after allegedly strangling his wife Evelyn Nabaasa to death. The 50-year-old man was rescued by police from angry residents who wanted to lynch him.
The workshop meant for equipping prisoners with various skills at Kiburara Prison in Ibanda District is struggling to operate. The prisons workshop is responsible for making crafts, chairs, wooden trays, and metallic suit cases among others.