Police in Masaka district are investigating circumstances under which a 47 year old man was murdered four days to his introduction ceremony.
James Ddamulira a resident of Kitanga village, Kabonera Sub County was allegedly trailed and hacked to death by unknown assailants on Tuesday night.
It is reported that the deceased whose introduction ceremony had been scheduled on August 1, 2021 was found lying lifeless in maize plantation with new pair of shoes, shirt and trousers plus an empty bottle of beer.
Meanwhile, Joseph Kabugo from a neighboring village Kaseta was also attacked on the same night, and is nursing serious injuries at Masaka regional referral hospital.
Cases of murder are on increase in Masaka region; barely a week ago, two other people were killed in the same manner.
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