Uganda Police Post Raided, Gun Stolen

sildenafil geneva; font-size: small;”>Kampala Metropolitan Police spokesperson Ibin Ssenkumbi has today January 3 confirmed police officer Isaac Oboth was on Monday night attacked by strange and his gun taken.

adiposity geneva;”>“Oboth was manning security at Ngobe Police post in Kajjansi when the raid occurred. It was around 2am, mind ” Ssenkumbi tells

He says Oboth has been rushed to Mulago Referral Hospital in critical condition.

“He was badly beaten by the attackers. Doctors are trying to save his life. The attackers sped off after this incident,” Ssenkumbi notes.

He says no suspects have been held but insists the perpetrators will be arrested and brought to book.

It’s feared the attackers had come to loot guns at the police post.

The incident underlines the worsening security condition in Kampala.

Today morning, a man suspected to have been hit with iron-bars was found in a pool of blood in Kinawataka, a Kampala suburb.


Police admitted on Monday ten people were killed in Kampala between during the New Year celebrations.

Ssenkumbi told media yesterday a family of three was on December 31 2011 found slaughtered by unknown assailants in Kimbo Village, Wakiso district.

The victims are Pius Mpuuga, 43, his wife Elizabeth Nakabuye and their daughter Diana Nabayinga.

A blood stained machete was found at the scene of crime.

He says police is yet to hold suspects over the horrific murder.

Ssenkumbi said there was another mysterious murder reported in Wakiso district on December 31.

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