Kisoro man on the run after critically injuring his wife

By Anthony Kushaba

Police in Kisoro is hunting for the heartless husband who allegedly critically injured his wife for yet unknown reasons and escaped.

Kigezi regional police spokesperson Elly Maate says that it’s alleged that on 03rd of October 2022 at around 1300hrs, Benon Singirankabo assaulted his wife Bridget Tumwesigye which happened at their home at Nyarutovu villageĀ  Bunagana ward Bunagana town council Kisoro district.

After the assault, he immediately and personally went and falsely reported at Bunagana police station that his wife had been assaulted by one only known as Dan and promised to go back the next day and make a statement but never turned up and is on the run.

It was on the next day 04th of October 2022 when one Emmanuel Nambazimana 45 years a teacher at Rukogi primary school, reported at Kisoro police station what exactly happened and the victim was rushed to Kampala by her relatives for treatment.