KAMPALA – The territorial police of Kasangati is investigating the death of 18-year-old Jane Nabikolo, a senior six student at Comprehensive College Kitetika in Kitetika Zone, Kasangati Town Council in Wakiso District.
Luke Owoyesigyire,the Kampala Metropolitan Police Deputy Spokesperson said that the deceased was found dead lying on her chest down and back up in the ceiling of the school’s dormitory on April 1, 2021.
It is alleged that on March 22, 2021, the deceased, who had health complications went to the school head teacher, Rogers Kimbugwe and asked for permission to go home buy medicine, which was granted.
“Her fellow students said she remained at school and was last seen at around midday on March 22,” Owoyesigyire said in a statement.
The school administrators say when they didn’t get any confirmation from the student’s parents that she had reached home, they reached out to them.
According to Police, the student’s mother, Sarah Nantongo, 44, said she hadn’t seen her.
“On March 31, 2021, Nantongo reported a case of daughter’s disappearance at around 8:30pm at police,” Owoyesigyire said, adding that, “On April 1st, 2021, police got a report that the child was found in the ceiling of the girls dormitory dead.”