Police in Kampala are investigation the death of former Ugandan kick boxer Isaac Ssenyange, who was gunned down Tuesday night at his home in Bwaise.
Kampala Metropolitan deputy police spokesman Luke Owoyesigyire confirmed the death of Ssenyange, a former captain of Uganda’s national boxing team, and promised to give a detailed statement in the course of the day.
“Our task team of intelligence and investigating officers have started the process of building on the evidence collected with an aim of identifying the assailants behind the murder of Zebra”. Says Oyesigire.
The murdered boxer’s wife told residents that the people who killed her husband knocked on his door and upon opening, shot him several times.
According to eyewitnesses, the deceased was picked from his home on 30/12/2020 at around 1am in the morning by unidentified assailants, not known in number. They were travelling in two vehicles. He was later shot 400 meters away from his home and he died instantly.
Police later reached the scene in Bugalani zone in Bwaise III and took his body to the City Mortuary at Mulago as investigations into his death got under way.