Renowned Kanungu food vendor mysteriously dies, authorities puzzled


NEWS– The Police in Kanungu district are Investigating circumstances following a sudden death of Florence

Tumuramye aka mama Kirabo, 42, a business woman resident of market cell, Kihihi town council in Kanungu district.

According to ASP Elly Maate the Kigezi Region Police Spokesperson, the deceased was last seen on Friday evening operating her food restaurant in Kihihi Central market and found dead on Saturday morning at about 7:30am in her room by Joseph Tukwasibwe a meat roaster in the same area.

Her body according Police was lying in the house with her 10 year old daughter calling out her name in vain.

Maate adds that after Police was alerted, they visited the scene, examined it, took statements and retrieved the body to Kihihi Health Centre IV for postmortem examination and later handed over to relatives for burial.

Maate told reporter that inquiries at hand and a case of sudden death has been registered at Kihihi Police station under reference number CRB162/2022.