KISORO DISTRICT NRM BOSS REMANDED OVER AGGRAVATED TRAFFICKING
By Ambrose Kweronda
Kabale Grade One Magistrate’s court on Tuesday remanded the Kisoro District NRM Vice chairman who is also the Chairman LC III of Central Division Kisoro Municipality Ramadhan Ndikuyeze on a child trafficking offence related to a sexual affair he allegedly heard with an underage girl.
He was remanded to Ndorwa Government Prison after being charged with Aggravated Trafficking of a 17 year old girl.
Grade I Magistrate Rachael Tabaruka heard from prosecution that the accused impregnated a 17-year-old senior two student who had come to him looking for a job during the COVID lockdown.
It is alleged the victim approached the accused for a job at his petrol station but instead Ndikuyeze promised her a job in his estate business.
According to State, it was during one of the inspections of his estate business, that they got involved and started a love affair until April 2022 when he took her away from Kisoro and got her a job in Kampala.
Ndikuyeze through his lawyers denied all the charges and asked for a bail which was rejected.
But the magistrate remanded him to Ndorwa government prison till October 11th 2022 when the case will come up for mention and bail application.
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