Man commits suicide over shs500,000 debt
Police in Kisoro district Kigezi western Uganda is investigating circumstances surrounding the death of one person who was found hanging on an Avocado tree.
The deceased is a male only identified as Posiano,56, a resident of Kabaya village, Nyarubuye Sub County in Kisoro district who hanged himself on Monday night June 15,2020 over UGX 500,000 debt.
Deo Mbonimpa the Kabaya LC1 chairperson says he was notified about the incident by an area resident which forced him to inform the police in turn.
Mbonimpa further revealed that the deceased had failed to convince his wife Ansira Nyiraguhirwa to allow him sell part of their land to clear the debt he had borrowed from a local saving and credit group.
Elly Maate,the Kigezi regional police spokesperson condemned the act adding that people should always use relevant offices whenever they have miss understandings.