Body of Rubanda man found floating on lake Bunyonyi

Sophan Niwamanya

A 40-year-old man resident of Murukoro village Karengyere Parish Muko sub-county Rubanda district was on Thursday found floating on Lake Bunyonyi.

The information was received from Hassan Birungi a sailor resident of Karambo village Ikamiro parish Muko sub-county Rubanda district that he saw an unidentified body floating on lake Bunyonyi while sailing across to dock at Hisesero.

Birungi informed people who went and indentified the deceased as Majidu Kyomukama alias Yakub.

It’s alleged that the deceased left home on 7th April 2021 at around 0700 hrs and had a record of mental illness and was undergoing treatment at Kabale Regional Referral Hospital.

Elly Maate the Kigezi Region Police spokes Person police at Muko was notified, scene visited by Oc Station Muko station ASP Wamunga Fred, SOCO and CI. Body was retrieved from water pending Post Mortem

A case of death by drowning has been registered at Muko SD 05/08/04/2021.