By Ambrose Kweronda
Security operatives in Rwanda on Wednesday August 18th 2021 gunned down a Ugandan suspected to have been smuggling waragi and cosmetics into Rwanda.
Elly Maate the Kigezi region Police spokesperson has identified the deceased as Justus Kadogo Kabagambe 25, a resident of Rutare village, Rugaga B parish, Butanda sub county Kabale District.
Maate says Kabagambe was shot dead on Wednesday at around 10:00PM at Kitovu cell, Bukwasuri parish, Kivuye sub county, Burera District in Rwanda while trying to smuggle Waragi and Movit cosmetics into Rwanda.
The deceased was allegedly shot after he had entered into Rwanda for a distance of 1/2km from Ugandan border.
Maate explains that the body of the deceased is still in Rwanda while inquiries to establish the truth of the allegations from Rwanda continue.
Several Ugandans have lost their lives to Rwandan military officers manning the common boarder.
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