According to Ankunda, Nayebare found Mwebaze with 4 bunches of bananas around 6:30 pm on Tuesday evening and accused her of cutting them from her plantation without her permission leading to a quarrel.
Samson Kasasira Rwizi Region Police Spokesperson
police are holding a woman accused of cutting off the arm of her co-wife for
allegedly cutting unspecified bunches of Bananas from her plantation. Benjamin
Ankunda, the Officer in Charge of Criminal Investigations Rubindi Police
station identifies the suspect as Robinah Nayebare while the victim is Jane
The two are
wives of Gidius Mwebaze, a resident of Rwobusiisi cell in Rubindi in Ruhumba
town council. According to Ankunda, Nayebare found Mwebaze with 4 bunches of
bananas around 6:30 pm on Tuesday evening and accused her of cutting them from
her plantation without her permission leading to a quarrel.
notes that this is not the first time that the co-wives were fighting, adding
that the two had many unresolved misunderstandings, which their husband
has also failed to address. He advises couples to always use the Police Family
Protection Unit and Probation Offices to help them resolve any misunderstandings.
Amon Muruhura, an eyewitness says the duo developed a
serious quarrel when Robinah found Mwebaze cutting matooke on her side of the
garden yet their husband allocated each of them their portions. Jane is nursing wounds at Sheema clinic in
Rubindi Town council while Nayebare is locked up at Rubindi police station as