Aidah Nabwami was shot in the chest and she died shortly after reaching hospital while Asadi Jjemba, a mobile money operator nearby, was admitted at Masaka Regional Referral Hospital in critical condition.
manhunt is on for unknown gunmen said to have shot and killed a 70-year-old
woman and injured another man during a mobile money robbery.
gruesome incident occurred on Sunday night at around on 9pm at Sseke village,
Busubi parish in Kinoni town council. The thugs also made off with five million
shillings and two mobile phones.
Nabwami was shot in the chest and she died shortly after reaching hospital while
Asadi Jjemba, a mobile money operator nearby, was admitted at Masaka Regional
Referral Hospital in critical condition.
is said that the two thugs stormed the mobile money shop on a motorcycle and one
of them donning a police uniform. Eyewitnesses say they could not copy the registration number in the cover
is said that they entered the shop and shot Jjemba whom they ordered to hand
over the money.
the process, Nabwami came out of the bar to see what was happening and the thug
According to Jjemba, the thugs shot him in the presence of his wife whom they forced to reveal the pine number of a phone they use for transactions.
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Anek, the nursing officer in charge of emergency, says Nabwami bled profusely, moreover she arrived late at the hospital when they could not save her life.
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Nsubuga, the Southern Police spokesman, says that investigation into the matter
has kicked off. He added that they are doing whatever they can to track the
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body is still at Masaka hospital mortuary as investigations continue.