Gen. Katumba shot by assassin, daughter and driver killed
BREAKING NEWS: Former Minister of Works Gen. Edward Katumba Wamala has been shot by drive-by assassins who were moving on Boda Boda around Ntinda junction in Kampala this morning.
Katumba’s Toyota Land Cruiser was sprayed with bullets which have killed his driver and daughter.
Initial reports indicate that Katumba’s daughter Brenda Nantongo, who was moving in the same vehicle with her father, and the driver died in the shootout.
Katumba has been rushed to hospital on a Boda Boda.
This is a developing story, details will be added as the situation becomes clearer
Who is Gen. Katumba
Katumba is one of the handful of four star generals in Uganda.
He is a former Chief of Defense Forces (CDF).
He is also a former Inspector General of Police.
He joined the Army during the late President Iddi Amin’s era.