Rosemary Ngambeki Purity disappeared from home after she moved outside the gate and never returned. Her elder sister Namatovu Shakila yesterday went to Kyanja police station and reported that her sister was missing and a case of disappearance was registered.
A six-year-old girl who went missing on Tuesday in Kyanja- Walufumbe
zone Nakawa Division has been found dead.
Rosemary Ngambeki Purity disappeared from home on Tuesday under
unclear circumstances, forcing her elder sister Namatovu Shakila to report a case of
a missing person at Kyanja police station.
On Thursday, Kyanja Police detectives, joined by residents,
launched a hunt for Ngambeki.
Her body which had several bruises was found dumped in a nearby bush.
Kampala Metropolitan Deputy Police Spokesperson Luke Owoyesigyire
says that police sniffer dogs were brought to the scene to trace the suspects.
However, the dog stopped on the main road an indication that the suspects had fled in a vehicle or motorcycle after the murder.
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Last year in January, an eight-year-old pupil of Kampala Junior
School in Najjanankumbi who had gone missing in Luwafu Makindye Division was
also found killed. Dylan Kirabo disappeared after she was sent to the shop, about
20 meters from her grandmother’s home.
body was found in an incomplete house at Sendagala zone Luwafu Makindye
division with head injuries. Police said that Kirabo’s mother informed police
that the kidnappers called her demanding a ransom of 200,000 Shillings for her
This came just three weeks after Kampala police launched investigations into
the kidnap and subsequent murder of a five-year-old girl, Betty Nalwango in Kagoma
along Bombo Road. Nalwanga’s body was also found lying in a bush
triggering a hunt for her assailants.