Gen Muhoozi Kainerugaba has eulogized Late Ibrahim Tusibila alias Isma Olaxes who was shot dead on Saturday night near his home in Kyanja, a Kampala suburb.
“I am very saddened to hear about the brutal killing of our compatriot Ibrahim Tusubira, aka Isma Olaxes.He was an outspoken and fearless commentator on national issues. I urge all law enforcement agencies to quickly find those behind his murder and bring them to justice. RIP Isma,” Muhoozi tweeted.
Isma was a supporter of Gen. Muhoozi.
Isma, according to Police was traveling in his motor vehicle, registered under number UBK 213 D, with his driver, Mr. Waswa Mathias when an unidentified gunman armed with an SMG opened fire on the vehicle.
Isma was seated in the passenger seat at the time of the attack.
“Our dedicated task teams are currently on the ground, working diligently to gather all available evidence and conduct thorough investigations into this heinous crime,” Police said.
“As a precautionary measure, the area has been cordoned off to ensure the safety of the public and to facilitate the ongoing investigation process. We assure the public that every effort is being made to bring the perpetrators to justice and provide answers to this senseless act of violence.”
“We understand the concerns and anxieties arising from this incident . We urge residents to remain calm and cooperate with the authorities as we work towards resolving this case swiftly.”