RUKUNGIRI! 52-year-old Bwambara woman killed by unknown assailants


The Police in Rukungiri are investigating circumstances under which a 51years old woman was allegedly murdered.

ASP. Elly Maate the Kigezi Region Police spokesperson confirmed the development identifying the deceased as Patience Kyozire a resident of Kinyamatojo cell, Nyabubare parish Bwambara sub county Rukungiri district. 

Maate said that it’s alleged that on the 29th October 2023 at around 11:00pm, at Burambira Trading Center, the deceased was at the bar of one Henry Orikiriza  together with Yoramu Banturaki and the son of Sam who are residents of neighboring village of Bitereko. 

ASP. Maate added that, Yoramu and the son of Sam were the ones buying Eagle beer to her seducing her. 

Later on, they both went with the deceased  heading towards Bwambara and non of them returned back to the Trading Center, until

on the 30th October 2023 at around 07:30am when Turyasingura Anah found the body of the deceased  lying in the compound of Turyasingura Henry where she alerted him of the same, and the area  chairperson one Ochan Byakatonda was alerted and reported at Bwambara police Station.

Police spokesperson said that the crime scene was visited, examined and documented, body conveyed to Rwakabengo Health Centre III mortuary for postmortem as investigations go on.