VIOLENCE! WOMAN BREAKS NIECE’S HEAD WITH HOE AFTER QUARREL WITH MOTHER
Posted On 13 Nov 2022
By Libino Byamukama
A 7-year-old girl child in Kabale is nursing forehead injuries at Rushoroza Hospital following an assault by her aunt after a misunderstanding with child’s mother.
It is alleged that the suspect Wine Katusiime in her 30s, a resident of Rushambya cell, Mwisi Parish Kitumba sub county Kabale District who doubles as the paternal Aunt hit the victim on the head with a forked hoe.
According an eye witness Elizabeth Ninsiima, Mercy Asiimwe, the mother of the victim on Sunday 6th November afternoon had a misunderstanding with her sister in law Katusiime who accused her of taking a bastard into their home.
The witness told our reporter that the two almost fought but were separated by onlookers; Katusiime proceeded to her mother’s house in Karubanda cell, Karubanda ward southern division Kabale district where the victim was playing with the rest of the children, picked a hoe and hit her on the forehead.
Mercy Asiimwe the mother of the victim wants the suspect to pay all the medical bills and gets arrested for good
The chairperson of Karubanda cell, Karubanda Ward, southern Division Kabale Municipality Ms. Charity Musimenta Said that the family of Eustinah Munanu a mother to the suspect is known as a family which drinks alcohol and fights everyone.
She added that two years back, Rona Ntahungwa, a daughter to Eustinah had also cut her grandmother’s face accusing her of letting animals feed on her beans in the garden.
She vowed to summon Katusiime as soon as she is released from the police saying that such acts are not called for in her village.