By Bernard Bakalu
20th July 2021
The District Kadhis for Greater Luwero Muslim districts have condemned the killings and torture of suspects accused of participating in the shooting of former Chief of Defence Forces (CDF) General Katumba Wamala.
Last month, the assassins killed Katumba’s daughter Brendah Nantongo and Haruna Kayondo along Kisota Road in Kisaasi in Nakawa Division of Kampala District.
Recently the suspects appeared before Nakawa Chief Magistrate’s Court with severe wounds on their bodies and are currently under treatment at Kitalya prisons.
The suspects are Muhammad Kagugube alias Musiramu alias Mugisha, Kamada Walusimbi alias Mudinka, Siriman Ayuub Kisambira alias Mukwasi Koja, Abdulaziz Ramathan Dunku and Habib Ramanthan Marjan.
Police also confirmed they shot dead four other suspects during their arrest.
Speaking at Eid Al Adha celebrations at Kigombe mosque, the Luwero District Kadhi Sheikh Ramadhan Mulindwa condemned the torture and the killing of suspects saying it’s a violation of the right to life which can only be taken away by Allah.
Sheikh Habib Musa Kikabi the District Kadhi for Nakasongola asked the government to prosecute security personnel named in any torture acts.