Asiimwe told a panel of Court of Appeal Justices including Hellen Obura, Ezekiel Muhanguzi and Elizabeth Musoke that the conviction and subsequent sentencing of her client by Justice Rwamisazi was illegal.
The list of 21 victims is part of the statement made by the minister in regard to the wave of killings whose motive he attributed to ritual purposes, domestic disputes as well as land conflicts. The killings happened from 3rd May to 4th September 2017 in Wakiso district. The murders have a striking resemblance with women bodies reported to have had signs of manual strangulation while others having sticks inserted in the private parts.
Residents of Kalisizo, Rakai district, are coming to terms with the shocking rape and killing of a 4 year old girl in broad daylight. The girl had been sent by her father to buy him airtime from a nearby shop.