National
Rukungiri man chops own mother to death, turn self in
Publish Date: Mar 03, 2014
newvision
  • mail
  • img

By Caleb   Bahikaho   
         
A man in Rukungiri district has allegedly chopped his mother into pieces with a machete killing her instantly. He accused her of bewitching his family.

 
Edward Tumuhimbise, 41, is alleged to have hacked his mother Florence Nyesigire aged 62 to death on Friday night.
 
Michael Ogwal, the OC CID Rukungiri said Tumuhimbise found her mother in the sitting room after taking supper and allegedly murdered her before he turned himself in at Buyanja police post.

Tumuhimbise told reporters at Rukungiri police station that he accused her mother of bewitching his family.

He said he lost two wives mysteriously and his mother has been threatening that he will never get a wife if he does not kneel before her.

 

The statements, comments, or opinions expressed through the use of New Vision Online are those of their respective authors, who are solely responsible for them, and do not necessarily represent the views held by the staff and management of New Vision Online.

New Vision Online reserves the right to moderate, publish or delete a post without warning or consultation with the author.Find out why we moderate comments. For any questions please contact digital@newvision.co.ug

  • mail
  • img
blog comments powered by Disqus
Also In This Section
Museveni respects my advice, says AG
The Attorney General, Peter Nyombi, has said President Yoweri Museveni is “satisfied” with his “controversial” legal opinions...
MPs condemn KCCA staff
MPs condemn the “brutality” meted on suspects by Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) law enforcers....
Girl drops out of school over swollen breasts
13-year-old Alice Amuronin Pallisa district is in pain at Pallisa Hospital after her breasts enlarged abnormally, starting earlier this year....
Pakistani sexual abuse case judgment flops
The judgment of a case in which two Pakistanis’ are charged with having canal knowledge against order of nature and domestic violence has been adjourned to December 22, 2014 by the Chief magistrate Buganda Road court, Lillian Bucyana....
Daniel Kidega is new EALA Speaker
Ugandan legislator Daniel Kidega has been named the new Speaker of the East African Legislative Assembly, replacing Margaret Zziwa....
Archbishop raps KCCA over transfer of taxi park to Usafi
Archbishop Lwanga expresses concern over the difficult access of Nsambya Hospital following the transfer of taxis from the Old Taxi Park to Usafi Park....
Do you agree with the ban on the export of maids?
Yes
No
Can't Say
follow us
subscribe to our news letter