A policewoman guarding the residence of the High Court Judge Musa Sekaana has shot dead a driver of the same judge. The incident happened at around 7am on Tuesday at the judge’s home in Muyenga-Bukasa, a Kampala suburb.
The deceased has been identified as Ismail Mayiga. Police Spokesman, Emilian Kayima, confirmed the incident, adding that the policewoman immediately handed herself to the Police, saying the gunshot was accidental.
Police’s preliminary investigations indicate that the driver was shot in the stomach shortly after he reported for duty at the judge’s residence. He was pronounced dead upon arrival at the International Hospital Kampala, where he had been rushed for medical attention.
According to police, the body of the deceased has been taken to Mulago Hospital for postmortem as investigations into the matter continue.