Naome Kyibajo, a former undersecretary at Ministry of Defence — is the high profile individual that was travelling in the Land Cruiser V8 that crashed with a Tractor Sunday along Mbarara-Masaka Highway.
Brig. Richard Karemire, a spokesperson for Uganda People’s Defence Forces (UPDF) told this website that shortly after the incident — an army chopper arrived at the scene to transport the victims for treatment.
The number and details of others involved in the accident are yet to be known, but they all survived the grisly incident – according to Karemire.
The accident occurred near Shell Petrol Station in Lyantode town on the said road.
Pictures of the accident aftermath, which this website obtained appear horrifying; a tractor split into two parts, while the Land Cruiser was severely smashed.