Police in Kawempe are investigating a case of kidnap of an aspirant for Kampala Capital City Authority Lord Councillor.
The victim who has been identified as Rukia Namuwanga, is a Woman Councillor for Bwaise I, II and III. Namuwanga is also an FDC flag bearer for Kawempe South Woman Lord Councillor and resident of Kazo Central zone.
According to Kampala Metropolitan Police spokesperson Patrick Onyango, It is alleged that she went missing from her residence at Kazo Central yesterday (07/09/2020) at about 0600hrs in the morning.
Onyango says her disappearance was reported at Kawempe Police Station at 20:00hrs by her sister, Asia Nkata, a lawyer with Justice Centre Uganda.
“The relatives thought she would go back home in this morning but she didn’t. All her mobile phones were left behind in her house. No body knows her whereabouts.” Onyango added as he appealed to members of the public who have any information regarding her whereabouts to pass it in confidence to the nearest Police Station.