Twaha Ssemanda, the former Officer in Charge of Criminal Investigations and Intelligence Department told court that they had found leads that Pastor Mugambe could have been killed because of a land feud, money from abroad and 500million shillings accruing from the sale of cocaine.
It\'s now two years and two months since the death of Pastor Mugambe who was killed along with eight family members. Mugambe was killed along with his family on 13th January 2013 at Mutegombwa village in Kanabulemu village in Kyebe sub-county, Rakai district. The killing of so many people at once shocked not just Rakai district but Uganda.
Taban Chiriga, the Criminal Investigations and Intelligence Officer in Rakai, also the chief investigator in the Pastor Steven Mugambe murder case of nine family members, has been transferred. Uganda Radio Network (URN) has learnt of Chiriga\'s transfer to the CID Headquarters in Naguru from fellow detectives.
A man thought to be responsible for the killing of a husband and wife in their home in Rakai in 2013 has been arrested.The suspect Emmanuel Magembe was arrested at Mutukulu, trying to cross into Tanzania on Tuesday.
Three men charged in connection with the murder of nine people in Rakai District have been committed to High Court for trial. The suspects allegedly murdered nine people all members of the same family in January 2013 at Mutagombwa village in Kyebe sub-county in Rakai district.
Pastor Steven Mugambe\'s family has petitioned the Chief Registrar of Courts of Judicature over the mismanagement of his murder case. The Kyebe Pentecostal Church pastor was murdered along with 8 family members in Rakai district January 13, 2013.
The Police Standards Unit has been deployed in Rakai district to investigate allegations by Ponsiano Lwakataka\'s relatives that police is mismanaging the cases against him. Noah Serunjogi, the Regional police spokesperson, confirms the development.
Taban Kiriga, the Officer in charge of criminal investigations Rakai district explained to URN that Lwakataka is wanted in connection with the brutal murder of nine family members in Kyebe Sub County in Rakai district last year.
A man believed to have participated in the murder of Pastor Steven Mugambe and his family of eight has been remanded to Masaka prison. The suspect is Tanzanian national Vincent Fangesi â€œKanyamaâ€ (29).
Presidentâ€™s Press Secretary Tamale Mirundi questioned if the Member of Parliament is known beyond Rakai to issue an ultimatum to the president for intervention saying that those ultimatums do not work.