John Baguma, a resident of Kirisa village in Nalweyo Sub County in Kibaale district is battling for his life after his wife cut off his genitals over allegations of adultery.
Baguma was allegedly attacked by his wife Bahemurwaki Abwooli on Saturday evening October 5, after she received information that he was involved in an extra marital affair with a bar attendant only identified as Clare in Kitaihuka Trading center.
It is alleged that Bahemurwaki stormed the drinking joint at around 7:30pm and caught Baguma red-handed with the bar attendant.
She dragged Baguma home and a fight ensued.
According to residents, during the fight, Bahemurwaki picked up a machete and chopped off Baguma’s genitals leaving him bleeding profusely.
Joseph Rutaro, a friend to Baguma says they mobilized immediately and rushed the victim to a nearby health center for treatment.
However, some of his family fear for Baguma’s life since the genitals is hanging on a small tissue.
Rutaro says the victim’s life is still under critical condition due to severe bleeding.
Lubega Sebukera, the officer in charge Kitaihuka police post said that Bahemurwaki Abwooli is being held for questioning and she will be transferred to Kibaale police head quarters for further interrogations.