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Man Arrested for Killing Teenage Girlfriend

He is accused of killing 16-year-old Sylvia Nagujja by strangulation at Musey View Lodge in Wairaka-Walumbe village in Kakira town council in Jinja district on Saturday night.
Kakira Police are holding 23-year-old Ronald Kabuliddo, a laborer attached to Chris Spalling farmland for strangling to death his teenage girl friend.

He is accused of killing 16-year-old Sylvia Nagujja by strangulation at Musey View Lodge in Wairaka-Walumbe village in Kakira town council in Jinja district on Saturday night.

The teenage was retrieved from the lodge with a loose neck and bruises on her chest and hands. 

The suspect is said to have fled the scene of crime and was picked up from a sugarcane plantation adjacent to the lodge. 

Police have since preferred murder charges against the accused vide SD reference, 13/07/04.  

Jonathan Musene, the Manager Musey View Lodge, says he called police to intervene after knocking the deceased’s door without response. 

“My guests usually sign out from the rooms at 10:00 am but to my surprise I checked the deceased’s door at 4:00 pm and it was still closed. So I called police officers who broke the door, and discovered that Nagujja was dead,” he said.

Diana Nandawula, the Kiira Region Police spokesperson told URN in a telephone interview that detectives had already commenced investigations.

“Different teams of detectives have been dispatched to the scene of crime to further investigations into the matter,” she said. 

She said police had handed over Nagujja’s body to Jinja Regional Referral Hospital mortuary awaiting postmortem.