The Uganda Police has announced that it is holding two suspects in connection to the death of Woman Member of Parliament for Butaleja, Cerinah Nebanda.
The outspoken legislator was pronounced dead on Friday after two men whose identity is yet to be known and a nurse delivered her to Mukwaya General Hospital in Nsambya, in Kampala.
According to Police mouthpiece Judith Nabakoba, one of the men in custody is an associate of Adam Suleiman Kalungi, the late MP’s boyfriend, who is believed to have been with her in the hours leading to her death.
The Police has also been tight lipped about the identities of the suspects who are in custody in order not to jeopardize on-going investigations.
Adam Sulumani kalungi, the boyfriend who is still on the run is wanted by Police to help in the investigations.
In the meantime, Pathologists from Police, Mulago hospital, Parliament, the MP’s relatives, government analytical laboratory continue to carry out medical tests to determine what could be the possible cause of the MP’s death.
In a related development, Dr Chris Baryomunsi who took part in the post mortem exercise on behalf of Parliament yesterday added more credence to the speculation surrounding the legislator’s demise when he ruled out natural causes or drug use as had early media reports had been alleging.