Two Lake Bunyonyi Victims Laid to Rest
Two bodies who were among the five people who drowned in Lake Bunyonyi
on Tuesday were today laid to rest at their ancestral home in Hamukaka
landing site in Kyenyi Parish Muko Sub County in Rubanda District.
The two are, Agnes Turyasingura, 29 whose body was seen floating on
water yesterday at around 7:00pm and her nine months boy Jacob
Niwahereza who was also discovered today morning at around 7:00am.
The five were on Tuesday at about 10:00am allegedly sailing to Karambo
village to cultivate, but in the middle of the journey on the lake,
strong winds caused waves that hit the canoe and it capsized.
Elly Maate, the Kigezi Region Police Spokesperson says that the marine
police are still on the lake searching the bodies MacklineTumuhekyi 20
and Patience Akampurira, 21 while the body of her eight months baby,
Shivan Ainembabazi was discovered on Wednesday last week.