10 years old girl abducted , killed while fetching water in Bwambara


The police in Rukungiri is on the hunt for a suspect who allegedly murdered a 10yrs old Charity Nazifa a pupiil at Centenary primary school and resident of Nyakabare cell/ parish Bwambara sub county Rukungiri district.

Elly Maate the Kigezi region police spokesperson says It’s alleged that on the 1/11/2023 at around 6:00PM, the deceased  and his brother Isma Turyasingura went to fetch water at the well which is approximately 200m from their home.

Maate adds that On their way, they by passed an unknown man, and while fetching water the unknown man came at the well (Eiziiba) and abducted Nazifa charity. Her brother had to run back home while making an alarm calling the mother. 

The mother together with other women ran and found her daughter missing. People gathered and searched in the bush around the well where the body of the deceased was discovered lying into the well water.

Police was alerted by the area chairperson one George Bambabwire, a case of murder was registered at Rukungiri police station, crime scene visited, and the body retrieved and conveyed to Rwakabengo health center III mortuary for postmortem.

Inquiries are at hand to establish the suspect and the motive for which it was done.