Two Held For Attempted Murder in Mbarara

By APN Reporter


Police in Mbarara district are holding two people on charges of attempted murder.

Those arrested are Patricia Namuddu (36) a hotelier operating from Bam complex in Mbarara town and Julius Barihihi a security guard at one of the betting companies in Mbarara town and from Rubirizi district.

They are accused of attempting to murder Mutesi Ninsiima (37) a co-wife to Patricia Namuddu  on the 13th of October 2017.

Ninsima who is also a business woman operating from Rwebikona and a resident of kakyeka cell, Kamukuzi division and married to Herbert Ninsima was attacked and left in coma but survived after receiving treatment.


The attackers stabbed her several times in the back and the neck.

It’s alleged that Namuddu paid three thugs at shillings 250, 000 each to have her co wife killed, one of the thugs being Barihihi who confessed in his statement and the other two are still at a large
Case file is number CRB2929/17  of Mbarara police station.

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