13th August 2018
A Student at Bishop Barham University College- a constituent college of Uganda Christian University was yesterday stabbed to death in bar brawl.
The deceased is Cleophas Rukundo 27, a student of Bachelors Degree in Business Administration who hails from Hamuganda village in Bukoora Parish in Kitumba Sub county Kabale District.
According to police, yesterday in wee hours, at a new California T and J pub in Kigongi, one of the known hand-out places for sex workers in Kabale town, the deceased was stabbed under the arm pit by a group of people among them there was one only identified as Tom, a resident of Kigongi cell in Kabale Municipality.
The Kigezi Region Police Spokesperson Elly Maate said that Rukundo was rushed to Kabale Regional Referral Hospital where he died on arrival.
He added that police is hunting for Tom to help in identifying others and the cause; He also called on Students to desist from attending bars at late hours and concentrate on studying
The spokesperson also warned the proprietors of bars to always have enough security all over the place to keep peace.
This is the second time people being stabbed at the same bar, in May 2nd this year, a Special Force Command-(SFC) soldier, Stephen Kangiriho was stabbed and injured in the stomach at the same place.
Source: www.mknewslink.com a greater western Uganda news website