Kasirye, who was travelling with Kyagulanyi in the same motor vehicle, was hit in the head leading to severe breeding, according to eyewitnesses. Gonzaga Mitimbo Kagumba, a political Assistant to the Masaka Municipality MP, Mathias Mpuuga says Kasirye was shot in Kyabakuza trading centre on the outskirts of Masaka Municipality.
Ashiraf Kasirye alongside Kyagulanyi
have shot Ashraf Saif-llah Kasirye, one of the
founders of Ghetto TV.
was hit in Kyabakuza trading center in the outskirts of Masaka
Municipality this morning during a scuffle between security and NUP
supporters who were cheering their presidential candidate, Robert Kyagulanyi
Ssentamu alias Bobi Wine on his way to Lwengo district.
Kyagulanyi was involved in cat-and-mouse- chase with
security in Masaka town when he drove through after attending the Sunday
morning Mass at Kitovu Cathedral.
Kasirye, who was traveling with Kyagulanyi
in the same motor vehicle, was hit in the head leading to severe bleeding,
according to eyewitnesses.
Gonzaga Mitimbo Kagumba, a political assistant to the
Masaka Municipality MP, Mathias Mpuuga says Kasirye is in critical condition
and has been rushed to Masaka Regional Referral Hospital to save his life.
A statement on the NUP Facebook page, says Kasirye is in bad shape. According to reports, NTV reporter, Ali Mivule is also
nursing an injured leg after being hit by a teargas canister.