NTUNGAMO – The State Minister for Labour Mwesigwa Rukutana has on Saturday morning been pictured in an ugly shooting incident in which a voter was earlier reported to have died.
However, information later emerged that the voter in question Mr. Dan Rwiburingi was not dead but nursing head injuries after a bullet lodged in his head. He was evacuated for medication.
Mr. Rukutana who was by Friday night losing the vote count tally for Rushenyi constituency for which he is the incumbent MP, against strong challenger Naome Kabasharira is seen in a video clip circulating earlier on social media seizing a gun to shoot at some people.
It is alleged that a one Dan Rwiburingi that was shot in the head by the minister in the debacle sustaining head injuries on Saturday morning.
Mr. Rukutana was earlier reported to have been arrested as a suspect in the matter, but was reported at home after he was evacuated from the scene.
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