25 year old motorcyclist dies on spot after collision with vehicle


KABALE- The territorial police of Kabale have registered a Fatal Road Traffic Accident at Kahama Kitumba along Kabale Katuna highway in Kabale district. 

This happened today Thursday morning 01/12/2022 at about 10:45am

Kigezi Region police spokesperson ASP Elly Maate confirmed the incident saying that it involved motor vehicle reg no UAE 865S Toyota Premio silver grey in colour and motor cycle reg No UEK 579G Bajaj Boxer red in colour.

According to Maate the Motor vehicle was driven by Anthony Abaho 32yrs resident of Katuna boarder while the motor cycle Bajaj Boxer was ridden by one Ivan Mugisha 25yrs of  Kahama Cell Kitumba Sub county Kabale municipality/district.

Maate however says Police was notified, visited the scene and body taken to Kabale regional referral hospital mortuary for postmortem.

It’s alleged that while both motor vehicle and motor cycle were heading the same direction, the motorcyclist in front decided to cross to the opposite side abruptly without indicating, which led him to be knocked by the car following and died on spot.

Maate adds that the motor vehicle and motor cycle were towed and parked at Kabale traffic yard pending IOV inspection.