Tragedy has struck in Uganda as two men Hassan Kiwango, 45, and 48-year-old Hakim Katende have killed each other over a woman at Kiyunga, Kyampisi sub county in Mukono district.
The incident happened on Saturday, September 26, 2020 as the disagreement between the two men had attracted the attention of the local council committee, who summoned them to a meeting on Saturday morning.
According to a report released by Observer Uganda, Katende has for over a year been accusing Kiwango of having an affair with his wife and mother of his two children, Dorothy Birungi.However, things took a sad turn, when during the meeting, Katende allegedly attacked Kiwango and repeated him cut him in his neck, hands and back. Kiwango also retaliated, leaving both men with grave injuries.
Confirming the incident, the Police spokesperson to the Kampala Metropolitan Police spokesperson, Patrick Onyango, said the two bodies have been taken to Kayunga hospital for postmortem as children and the wife to Katende are held at police for their safety.