Four women identified as Viola Kansiime, Noreen Nabirye, Mclean Ahereza and Elizabeth Mutesi were killed and burnt on four separate days. Kansiime, Mutesi and Nabirye were burnt in Kasubi near Buganda royal tombs while Ahereza’s body was burnt in Nateete.
Kobil petrol station in Nakulabye has shared Closed
Circuit Television –CCTV footage showing Musa Musasizi, the prime suspect in
Kasubi women murders, buying fuel he allegedly used to burn their bodies.
Four women identified as Viola Kansiime, Noreen
Nabirye, Mclean Ahereza and Elizabeth Mutesi were killed and burnt on four separate
days. Kansiime, Mutesi and Nabirye were burnt in Kasubi near Buganda royal
tombs while Ahereza’s body was burnt in Nateete.
Police Spokesperson, Fred Enanga has said that CCTV
footage obtained from Kobil clearly shows Musasizi buying fuel he used to burn victims’
bodies. Apart from Kobil footage, security cameras also captured him buying
empty plastic bottles which he put inside sacks where he wrapped the bodies
before pouring fuel on them.
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Musasizi confessed to Crime Intelligence, Chieftaincy
of Military Intelligence –CMI, Police and detectives that he killed all the
women and a three months old baby. Musasizi picked all the women from Makerere Kivuulu
and strangled them after having sexual intercourse with them at his rented house in
Ahereza was the first victim who he started dating
when she was three months pregnant. At the time, she had been dumped by her
boyfriend. Musasizi in his statement with detectives which he has also recorded
before a Magistrate says he killed Ahereza after suspecting her for being in a relationship
with other men.
“I also killed Ahereza’s baby. I stuffed the baby’s
body in a laptop bag and I dumped it near Bativa hotel. I enjoyed killing these
women after having sex with them. It was interesting seeing them fighting to
keep their life,” Musasizi is quoted by detective in his statement.
The suspect has recorded statements for each of the
victims. Mutesi was killed for wanting more money after he had paid her 50,000
shillings. Nabirye was killed after she received a phone call from a person
saved as Baby Boy.
Psychiatrists and surgeons have found Musasizi to be of sound mind. This means he committed the crime when he was in his normal
senses. Besides, security agencies say he has very consistent in narrating events
that led to his victims’ murders.
Joseph Kato is currently a Master's candidate at Makerere University. He holds a Bachelors Degree in Mass Communication from Kampala International University, a Diploma in Journalism and he's also a graduate in Guidance and Counseling.