Several people in the court room presided over by Justice Jane Francis Abodo burst in tears as Wamala narrated how Mowzey was battered at De Bar, a popular hangout in Entebbe on the evening of January 22nd, 2018 leading to his death.
The Deputy Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson, Luke Owoyesigyire, says Benni’s friends have told Police that he had threatened to end his life out of frustration resulting from loss of money and property.
In the file sent for perusal, the investigating officer has preferred charges of rush and neglect against the hotel pool attendant Abubakari Abdullah and the deceaseds sister Namatovu. The pool attendant is being blamed for failing to do his job of ensuring that every person in the swimming pool is safe, while Namatovu is being blamed for neglecting the safety of a child in her custody.
Richard Okello, the National Executive Commissioner, Uganda Scouting Association, says the facility is severely underutilized. The facility is only utilized during the national scout camping in August and December. Apparently, UPDF uses it to train marine soldiers.
Matia Kalemba, the Kigasa B Village Council chairperson, confirmed the incident, saying Kulabirawo was alone at home at the time of the incident. He explains that this is the first incident of its kind in the area where assailants murdered their victim and torched his house.