Residents of Kasojo trading centre in Mpeefu Sub County in Kagadi District were left in shock following the brutal assassination of a renowned businessman.
The deceased have been identified as Mr Abudalla Ntambara who is a resident of the same area and chairperson of traditional healers in greater Kibaale.
He was gunned down down at his shop Thursday evening by unknown assailant who were said to be riding on a motorcycle.
According to police in Kagadi district, the incident happened at about at 9:10pm.
“The man was shot at his shop last evening and we are investigating the matter now,”police said Friday morning.
Ntambara who unsuccessfully contested in the last area LCI elections, owned two shops, a maize grain milling machine and Kitare nursery and primary school at Kasojo trading Centre.
Eye witness said Mr Ntambara was killed after being hit by at least three bullets.
According to the police, he was killed in a similar manner like other prominent individuals who were few months ago killed in a similar manner.