Ugandan Minister survives assassination attempt

A photo montage of Minister Baltazar Kasirivu-Atwooki and his car which was shot at by unknown gunmen on Wednesday morning. 

Photo credit: Alex Tumuhimbise | Nation Media Group

What you need to know:

  • Dr Kasirivu who is also the Bugangaizi West Member of Parliament was allegedly waylaid by gunmen at around 1am at Kakora village, Nyalweyo town council in Kakumiro District, a few kilometers away from his home.

Ugandan Minister of State for the Vice Presidency, Dr Baltazar Kasirivu-Atwooki, has this morning survived an assassination attempted by gunmen who fired bullets at his vehicle in an ambush.

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