By Our Reporter

RUKUNGIRI: The Police in Rukungiri are hunting for unknown suspects who allegedly murdered a 45 years old woman in Nyakishenyi Sub County in Rukungiri District.

The Kigezi Regional Police Spokesman Elly Maate identified the deceased as 45 year old Kyampaire Ketty a resident of Bikongozo Village in Nyakishenyi sub county Rukungiri district.

Maate said that It’s alleged that on Saturday evening the deceased was heard by the son Nasasira Aaron quarreling with unknown people at Bikongozo Trading center, while drunk and the fact that the son was also drunk and considering the deceased’s record of attacking people whenever she could get drunk, he didn’t bother to find out why the mother was doing so and with which people.

Its reported that the young man moved to sleep in a separate house until on Sunday morning when he was awakened by his elder brother Innocent Ampaire informing him how the mother had been murdered at Bikongozo Trading center.

The area Chairperson local council Tumwiine Didas reported the incident at Kirimbe Police Post which in turn notified Rukungiri Central Police Station for further management.

The scene of crime was visited and documented by the the Police detectives who took the body to Kisizi hospital for postmortem examination to ascertain the actual cause of the death.


Maate said that a case of murder was registered at Rukungiri Central Police Station under reference number CRB 279/2022 to help in investigations but no arrests have been made so far.

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