Rose Nakimuli, a hair dresser whose body was found in a banana plantation.
By Paul Adude
of Nkumba Central, Wakiso District were on Monday left in shock after
the body of one of their colleagues was discovered in a banana
The body of Rose Nakimuli, 27, a hairdresser and resident of Kitaala was Unclad and a stick inserted in her genitals.
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.
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” in the area.
Nakimuli has become the fifth woman to lose her life in the seemingly increasing serial murders in the area.
District Police Commander Godfrey Ninsiima told journalists at the
scene that so far, nine people have been arrested in connection with the
He said a 10pm curfew has been imposed in Entebbe Town and
the neighboring Katabi Town Council as a measure to curb the ongoing
“We already have suspects in custody. Some are already
in Kigo Prison. It’s an organized group with ill intentions targeting
women,” he said.
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.
“We are not going to sleep. We have started
making operations in Entebbe and have introduced bylaws to curb the
increasing murders,” he said.