Boda-riding gunmen kill forex bureau guard, arrested by police

20 Mar 2024

KAMPALA: The police in Kampala have arrested three gunmen who shot and killed a guard at a forex bureau in Kabusu, Rubaga Division.

Kampala Metropolitan Police deputy spokesperson Luke Owoyesigyire said the suspects were arrested with two guns, one of which belonged to the dead guard.

Below is the full statement by Owoyesigyire.

“On the evening of March 19th, 2024, a tragic incident unfolded in Kabusu, Rubaga Division. Three assailants on motorcycles, armed with a rifle, perpetrated a heinous act resulting in the loss of life of Mr. Agama Peter, a  security guard affiliated with Wolves Security Group .

Mr. Agama, a male adult approximately 36 years old, was fatally shot while on duty at Banxele Forex bureau Kabuusu branch and his firearm was forcibly taken.

Eyewitnesses reported the swift  departure of the assailants, leaving Mr. Agama fatally wounded. Swift action was taken by law enforcement and security agencies following the incident. A pursuit of the suspects ensued, culminating in their apprehension in the Kawaala zone at Premier Betting.

We can confirm that Sebuma Hussein, also known as Obote, Dumba David, and Abdullah Jumah, have been taken into custody. Two firearms were recovered during the operation: UG PSO 56 4000868 12452, along with 13 rounds (presumably the firearm belonging to the deceased), and another firearm, believed to have been used in the commission of the crime, with 10 rounds.

The investigation into this tragic event is ongoing, and further details will be made available in due course. The deceased, Mr. Agama Peter, bore three gunshot wounds, and evidence recovered from the crime scene will be meticulously examined as part of the investigative process.

The body of the deceased has been respectfully conveyed to the City Mortuary Mulago for postmortem examination.

We extend our deepest condolences to the family, friends, and colleagues of Mr. Agama Peter during this difficult time.

Do you want to share a story, comment or opinion regarding this story or others, Email us on or ,Tel/WhatsApp........0726054858


Leave a reply


Enter your email address below to subscribe to my newsletter