The residents of Nkumba Central, Wakiso District of Uganda were left in a state of shock on Monday after the body of a hairdresser identified as Rose Nakimuli, 27 was found n*ked and a stick inserted in her private part.
She was found dumbed at a banana plantation. According to Reporters, this comes barely three days after a 17- year-old girl, Norah Wayana was discovered killed in the same manner and body dumped in a banana plantation near her parent’s home in the same area. Mr Anatori Ndyabajeera, the deceased’s husband said he last saw his wife on Sunday evening.
“I was with my wife on Sunday at 5pm, after which I left for my home in Kawafu zone. Later, I called her phone at 7pm to check on her and we chatted for some good minutes,” he said. ”However, this morning I tried to call her but she wasn’t answering her phone and I was saddened to hear that she had been found dead. ”
Mr Emmanuel Kibirige, the Kitala youth chairman called on residents to work together and ensure that “this new kind of terrorism stops”
Entebbe District Police Commander Godfrey Ninsiima told journalists at the scene that so far, nine people have been arrested in connection with the murders.
He said a 10pm curfew has been imposed in Entebbe Town and the neighboring Katabi Town Council as a measure to curb the ongoing murders.
Kampala Metropolitan South Regional Police Commander ACP Siraje Bakaleke called on women to avoid moving alone at night and warned that bars that would be found operating beyond 10pm would be closed.