05th September 2019
By; Our Reporter
Fortunate Ayebare, who was reported missing since yesterday is in police custody according to a security source.
She is wanted in connection to the kidnap and murder of Maria Nagirinya, a former Social Worker with the Community Integrated Development Initiative (CIDI).
Nagirinya was kidnapped outside her home in Lungujja, Rubaga Division alongside her driver cum Boda boda rider, Ronald Kitayimbwa on August 8th, 2019 and their bodies found dumped at Nama Sub County in Mukono district three days later.
A senior security officer who preferred anonymity says that Ayebare was picked up by a joint security team comprising operatives from the Chieftaincy of Military Intelligence (CMI) and Criminal Investigations Directorate (CID) in connection to Nagirinya murder.
The Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson, Patrick Onyango, says Ayebare’s parents were informed why their daughter was arrested but cautioned not to speak to the media.
Yesterday the Deputy Police Spokesperson, Polly Namaye released the CCTV footage showing Nagirinya’s car UBA 570V being chauffeured by the kidnappers and called on the public to assist in case of any clue to the person seen in the car.