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Rwanda National Murdered on Entebbe Express high-way

By JOSEPH TUMWESIGYE

Friday September 6, 2019

The car Kamikazi and Ruhegyera were travelling in 

A Rwanda national and her bodyguard have on Thursday night been shot dead along the Entebbe Express Highway. Merina Tumukunde and her bodyguard, Joshua Ruhegyera Ntereho were assassinated by unknown assailants while in their car registration Number UAW 534B.

According to eyewitnesses, the assassination of the two happened at around 11pm on 5th September 2019. Blood of the victims still stains the tarmac as of Friday Morning.

The Police arrived on scene moments after Kamikazi and Ruhegyera were killed. Investigations on the murder have already started and police had no information to give at the time. An AK-47 riffle, being held by Ruhegyera was found on the scene of the crime.

A CCTV camera is perched near the scene of the crime and the Police hopes to identify the assailants and also determine where they went after committing the heinous crime.

The Murder of Kamikazi and Ruhegyera happens hours after the Minister of internal Affairs, Jeje Odongo admitted that government has not done much for the on-going cases of murder in the country. The Minister, speaking to parliament on Thursday briefed the MPs on the Steps security agencies are taking to address the growing crime rate.

More details to follow