Masindi man beaten to death for demanding pay

The suspects are detained at Masindi CPS to answer charges of murder.

Masindi: Police in Masindi have arrested and detained four people for murdering Henry Kiiiza, 25, a resident of Kiryana trading center in Kimengo sub-county Masindi district.

The deceased was assaulted to death by Joseph Talimana and his friends on Monday, February 26, 2024.

Julius Allan Hakiza, the Albertine Regional Police Spokesperson, explained that the incident happened at around 1 p.m.

Hakiza told our reporter that it’s alleged the deceased was murdered while fighting over non-payment since he was demanding his money from the charcoal dealer.

He says the fight started between the two friends, and later the other two joined, thus assaulting Kiiza to death.

The regional police mouthpiece asserted that the suspects are detained at Masindi CPS to answer charges of murder.

Do you have a story about your community or an opinion to share with us? Email us at

Innocent Atuganyira

Innocent Atuganyira is a resilient multimedia journalist, a born of the oil-rich Buliisa district but working in Masindi District, Mid-Western Uganda. Contact: +256786816091/ WhatsApp +256757022363

Related Articles

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Back to top button

You cannot copy content of this page