By Weswa Ronnie
Unknown goons have killed a Pentecostal Church Pastor at Kisawi village, Kaboyi Parish, Bukhokho Sub County in Namisindwa district.
According to residents, Rogers Wazoneli aged 35 years, resident of Kaboyi parish and a pastor at Bulima Pentecostal church was murdered on the Wednesday night 12th April, 2023.
The deceased’s body was discovered dumped inTasa stream, Kisawi village by students who were going to school early this morning, 13th April, 2023.
According to Paulo Wakabenga and Ronald Sawa, some of the area residents who spoke to this reporter, it is students who were on their way to school who saw the body and made an alarm which attracted locals who then alerted the area LCI chairperson.
Anthony Situma, the LCI chairperson of Kisawi village confirmed the incident saying that the body of the deceased has bruises all over. Situma suspects that unknown people might have beaten the deceased into death and then dumped the body in the stream.
He says the pastor was attacked by unknown people while on his way back home from Church after night prayers.
John Wafula, the LCIII chairperson of Bukokho Sub County has condemned the incident saying they are going to start security meetings to address this problem since it the first case in their area.
He also urged locals to avoid moving alone during deep night to avoid being targeted by thugs who can cause harm to them.
By press time, police had not yet reached the scene of crime.