The 6-year-old girl who went missing on Wednesday in Luwero
District has been found dead.
Gift Nanyonga went missing from Joyce Bukirwa, her grandmother’s
home at Katuumu village, Butuntumula Sub-County.
Daniel Makubuya an eyewitness says that the girl’s body was
discovered on Saturday afternoon by a herdsman, who had taken Cows to the farm.
He explains that there were bruises on the neck.
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Ronald Ssenyonyi, the Katuumu village LCI Vice-Chairperson says
that immediately the girl disappeared, residents and the police mounted a
search for Nanyonga, but in vain. He says residents decided to conduct a fresh
search after becoming suspicious that the minor could have been killed.
He says that the girl’s father and mother leave in Luweero town
and Matugga in Wakiso respectively.
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In 2018, a 12-year-old girl who went missing in Luwero district
was found dead. Christine Namale Birungi, a primary four pupil of Blessed
Future Primary School and resident of Bulinde village disappeared when she went
to collect firewood.