Police in Kabale has launched investigations into circumstances under which 61 year old Enid Kyita Kanagizi, the wife of tycoon George William Kanagizi died as a result of suspected poisoning.
Mrs Kanagizi a resident of Kibungo cell in Kaharo Sub County is the first wife of businessman George William Kanagizi, the proprietor of Nkumbura Bus Company Limited.
One of the family members who spoke anonymously says Kyira developed severe chest and stomach pain on Saturday evening after returning from Kabale town where she was visiting her three grandchildren at one of the primary schools in the town.
Elly Maate, the police spokesperson for Kigezi region, says that the deceased died a few hours after midnight as family members were still preparing to take her to the hospital.
Maate says that police was forced to intervene after family members ruled out natural causes and requested investigation.
Maate says that the body of the deceased was taken to Kabale regional referral hospital for post-mortem as inquiries into the matter continue.