Dark clouds befall Uganda as afande ASP Kirumira , wife shot dead - Whisper Eye

Dark clouds befall Uganda as afande ASP Kirumira , wife shot dead

Uganda’s vocal and critic police ASP Muhammad Kirumira has been assassinated this evening while approaching his home in Bulenga few kilometres from Kampala.

Various reports started circulating  on Facebook and whats app indicating that Former Buyende DPC Afande Kirumira and Wife have been shot dead.

Eye witnesses confirmed to Whisper Eye that his supporters pulled him out of the car and rushed him to Rubaga hospital in a critical condition but died immediately he had arrived.

Kirumira has been critical of Uganda police under IGP Kale Kayihura landing in prison before Kale Kayihura was sacked , His assassination  is akin to that of Afande Kaweesa and the recent former MP of Arua Rtd Col Abiriga .

Uganda Police confirmed his death in a press release,

The Uganda Police Force is greatly concerned with the assassination of ASP Muhammad Kirumira at Bulenga near his home at around 9:00pm. He was with a lady residents confirmed to be his wife.

She too succumbed to bullet wounds and was pronounced dead on arrival at Rubaga Hospital this evening. He was driving his personal vehicle which is still at the scene of crime at Bulenga.

We condemn these heinous criminal acts and promise to hunt down these merciless criminals and bring them to book.

By press time President Yoweri Museveni had visited the crime scene although journalists were denied to cover his visit.