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BREAKING: MP Abiriga Shot Dead

Arua Municipality Member of Parliament, Ibrahim Abiriga has been shot DEAD.

According to eye witnesses, Abiriga was shot while driving his car, a yellow Volkswagen together with his bodyguard. Both died at the scene. Their bodies could be seen in eye witness pictures from the scene.

See Video from the scene.

Witnesses say the shooters were on a boda while others say they walked to the slow moving yellow car and pelted it with bullets.

From  early pictures from the scene, the car swerved and knocked something from the front before coming to a stop infront of a fruits stall.

Security sources confirmed the killing with one senior official calling it an assassination.

The killing happened in Kawanda, north of Kampala where the MP reportedly has a home.

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