By Najibu Mulema
Harriet Nampijja 16, a primary six pupil at Nabwendo CU in Kiboga was on Friday raped and then killed by a former lover, Bashir Mukiibi.
It’s alleged that Mukiibi was helped by his friend Alex Musengi who invaded Nampijja’s home on a fateful Friday night while her grandmother was not around.
Mukiibi together with Musengi grabbed her out of the house, took her to the bush were they raped her, and after killed her in cold blood.
Nampijja’s body was found lying helplessly on Saturday morning by some children in the area.
According to the deceased’s grandmother, some children say a man called her, when she got out, she never returned.
“Now we have found her when they have already killed her.”
The body of the deceased was taken to hospital for post mortem and the suspects arrested.
The police spokesperson in Wamala region, Norbert Ochom confirmed the murder case saying that, the suspects have been arrested to help the police carryout the investigation.