50 year old man drowns in Nyamihanga stream


Police in Rukiga are investigating circumstances surrounding the death a 50 years old man.

According to police report the deceased died by drowning ,his body was found in the morning of Sunday 12/3/2023 floating on river Nyamihanga in Nyamihanga village.

ASP Elly Maate kigezi region police spokesperson has identified the deceased as Francis Turyataha Rugogamu resident of  Kakituro village Kandago parish Bukinda sub county Rukiga district.

Police report alleges that yesterday 12/3/ 2023 at around 08:30am, while residents were bypassing at Nyamihanga Kakituro bridge, saw the body of the deceased floating on water, informed the area chairperson lc1 and the brother Alex Bayenda a teacher, who reported the matter to Muhanga police station.

Scene was visited, documented, body retrieved from the river, Postmortem done and was intact and handed over to relatives for burial.