Shock As Muslim Businessman Is Gunned Down In Kampala


order geneva;”>Muhammad was Friday night gunned down at his supermarket in Kyanja-Kisaasi, a Kampala suburb in Kawempe Division.

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The incident highlights the growing levels of insecurity in the city and will send shockwaves across the Muslim fraternity in the country.

The gun-wielding assailants stormed the supermarket a few minutes before midnight before shattering his heart with rounds of bullets.

The father of seven died on spot.

Eyewitnesses told police they heard screams of “help, don’t kill me” before the thunder of gunshots rocked the neighborhood.

His body was soaked in a pool of blood.

Muhammad was a respected tycoon in the Muslim community considering that he owned Kigejjogejjo Real Estate and several shops in the city.

Police publicist Asuman Mugenyi and his deputy Judith Nabakooba could not pick their phone calls but understands investigations into the gruesome murder are underway.

Mohammad will be buried in Mawogola, Sembabule at 4:00pm today as required by the Muslim tradition.

Friends described Mohammad as a hardworking, humble and caring man. He left two wives.


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