By Daniel Nsengimana

KANUNGU Police in Kanungu district are investigating circumstances under which a business woman was discovered dead in her room.

Kigezi Regional Police Spokesperson Elly Maate has identified the deceased as Ms. Tumuramye Florence 42, a resident of market cell Kihihi town council Kanungu district.

According to Maate, the deceased was last seen on Friday evening operating her food restaurant in Kihihi Central market.

‘’She was discovered dead in her room on Saturday by Joseph Tukwasibwe, a meat roaster in the same area,’’ he said.

The police officer narrated that Tumuramye’s body was lying in the house with her 10yr old daughter calling out her mother’s name in vain.

Police was alerted, scene was visited and examined, statements taken, and the body was taken to Kihihi health centre IV for postmortem, later handed over to relatives for burial.


The case of sudden death was registered at Kihihi Central Police station under reference number CRB; 162/2022.

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