Thursday, November 26, 2020
Home Crime Voting gone bad! 2 hospitalized after brutal assault by police, soldiers in...

Voting gone bad! 2 hospitalized after brutal assault by police, soldiers in violent election

NTUNGAMO- At least two people have remained hospitalized following minor surgeries on their lower abdomen after they were assaulted by policemen and soldiers during a violent election in Kafuno- Mirama town council on Tuesday.

The two John Byaruhanga of Mirama and Elly Abudul Muhamed ailas Kilo-igana are admitted at Ntungamo municipal clinic of Dr Triphon mugisha after attaining severe injuries as a result of assault.

The duo accuse a police officer ASP Alex Turyahikayo whose father Mr James Turyahikayo Habineza was standing and won the NRM flag against Mr Turyakira Bashir Omar for the town council mayor slot.

Turyakira was arrested by police in Ntungamo on Wednesday but later released on police bond under file Ntungamo SD 02/16/09/2020.

Byaruhanga said he was attacked by Turyakira and a group of people accusing him of supporting Omar beating him and piercing him with a gun’s bayonet on his tummy. 

He was later brought to Ntungamo where he is still hospitalized. The Ntungamo district police commander Damian Katwesime has confirmed the incident and said police are still investigating the case and many others resulting from elections.



Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Most Popular

NBS TV is Government Television – People Are Being Killed, is Busy Broadcasting Museveni Campaigns – Kizza Besigye

Four time presidential candidates Dr Kizza Besigye has condemned the media of turning a deaf ear in the wake of country wide...

Bobi Wine Detained at Nalufenya: Police Speaks Out About his Brutal Arrest

Kyagulanyi was arrested under the command of former Kampala Metropolitan Area Commander Frank Mwesigwa at a campaign venue in Luuka District.

Catherine Kusasira and Pastor Mondo Risk Arrest, Records Statement Over Fraud Case

Presidential advisor Catherine Kusasira and Pastor Mondo Franklin face detectives at the State House Anti Corruption Unit over allegations of defrauding pastors...

NBS TV Speaks Out About DJ Roja Testing Positive for Coronavirus

The internet has been washed by shocking news alleges that NBS Television celebrated DJ Kitaka Rogers alias DJ Roja has been exposed...

Recent Comments