Two Suspects have been charged with murder over Gen Katumba Wamala’s fatal shooting
On June 1, 2021, Gen. Katumba’s was attached by gunmen on motorcycles who riddled his car with bullets and left his daughter, Brenda dead together with his driver.
Katumba was however shot twice. CCTV footage released by police showed the suspects speeding off after the incident and Police has since secured different footage from private homes in the area as they intensify the hunt for the suspects.
Yesterday, Hussein Sserubula Ismael alias Imam Muto a bodaboda rider and a resident of Nakuwadde, Nakabugo, Bulenga in Wakiso District and Yusuf Nyanzi Siraje a herbalist and resident of Kyanja Village, Nakawa Division in Kampala district were charged with two counts of murder before Nakawa Chief Magistrate Douglas Kerekona and remanded to Kitalya Prison till August 3, 2021.
The state alleged that the two on June 1, 2021, at Kisaasi Central, murdered Brenda Nantongo Katumba who was the daughter of Gen. Katumba and also killed his driver Sgt Haruna Kayondo.
Prosecution alleges that Sserubula and Nyanzi on June 1, 2021, at Kisaasi Central Zone in Kampala district attempted unlawfully to cause the death of Gen. Katumba.
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