EXPERTS UGANDA Uganda: Bar owner beheads Village LC 1 Chairperson in feud over gamblers 2 weeks ago Szarlot Post Views: 89 Frank Byarugaba, the chairperson of Kagorogoro Village in Rukiga district has lost his life in a feud with gamblers. He was killed by Obed Ndyareeba, a bar owner and, Nyakasiru Parish Elections Supervisor during a scuffle at Mukatojo Trading Centre in Kagorogoro village last evening. Christine Muhwezi, an eyewitness told URN that trouble started after Byarugaba found about 12 people drinking alcohol and playing cards in Ndyareeba’s bar. According to Muhwezi, Byarugaba demanded an explanation from Ndyareeba why he hosts people mostly school going children to participate in gambling. However, Ndyareeba and the group instead started abusing Byarugaba. Muhwezi says that in the process Ndyareeba picked a machete from the counter and chopped of Byarugaba’s head and hand killing him on the spot. Ndyareeba and his colleague fled into hiding and a still at large. According to Muhwezi, the suspects had earlier on threatened to deal with Byarugaba if he does not stop complaining about their gambling habit. Michael Kwarikunda Mbareeba, Rukiga District Vice-Chairperson says following the brutal killing of the LC I chairperson, residents descended on Ndyareeba’s home and destroyed his house, banana plantation, cows and a solar panel in revenge to avenge Byarugaba’s death. Kwarikunda condemned the incident, says Byarugaba was acting as a concerned leader because Ndyareeba’s bar had turned into a hub of criminals in the area. Our reporter was unable to get a comment from Patrick Albert Ismaat, the Rukiga District Police Commander by the time of filing this story. Elly Maate, the Kigezi region Police Spokesperson confirmed the incident, saying that he is still gathering details. SzarlotI am a fan of casino games especially roulette and blackjack. After that I analyze current events in the gambling industry. Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Print Tags: gambling, muder, Uganda Continue Reading Previous How to gamble legally in KenyaNext British bookmaker accused of making false copyright claims More Stories EXPERTS MAURITIUS Mauritius Revenue Authority Plans to Launch Monitoring System 47 mins ago Adeleye Awakan BOTSWANA EXPERTS Botswana: Gambling Rakes in P79m 1 day ago Iwo Bulski EXPERTS NIGERIA African investors ride the bitcoin tiger 1 day ago Iwo Bulski EXPERTS Types of online gambling games 1 day ago Szarlot EXPERTS NIGERIA Virtual Sports on the Rise 3 days ago Peris Wambu EXPERTS SBC Digital Africa 2021 set to bring together continent’s betting and gaming industry 4 days ago Iwo Bulski EXPERTS Somalia Issued First Mobile Money License 4 days ago Adeleye Awakan EXPERTS Top 9 Lessons about Gambling 5 days ago Iwo Bulski EXPERTS Pragmatic Play hits yet another landmark live casino deal with dedicated Kindred studio 6 days ago Iwo Bulski EXPERTS Why Is Football Betting Common in Africa? 1 week ago Samuel CASINO EXPERTS Best auto play casino games and casinos 2 weeks ago Fahad Luyzburg EXPERTS ZIMBABWE Bookmakers Association in Zimbabwe Accused the Gambling Board Secretary of one-man show 2 weeks ago Adeleye Awakan Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.