Senior Official At DPP's Office Goes Missing

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The DPP deputy spokesperson Irene Nakimbugwe confirmed that Nabiwemba had been missing for the last one month

The deputy head of department Inspections and quality assurance in the Directorate of Public Prosecution(DPP) is missing.

Fatuma Sendagire Nabiwemba was last seen on December, 12, 2017 at her home in Wampewo, Kasangati on Gayaza road. 

The DPP deputy spokesperson Irene Nakimbugwe confirmed on Saturday that Nabiwemba has been missing for the last one month. 

"We would like to ask anyone who has any information about Nabiwemba to contact the Police or the office of the DPP, " Nakimbugwe told Uganda Radio Network.

While the office of the DPP says the case of missing person has already been reported to the authorities, Police records indicate no such complaint filed at Kasangati Police station.

The Kampala metropolitan police spokesperson Luke Owoyesigyire says,  the area police has only received calls inquiring about the missing person but no one has been at the station to file a complaint.

"We have checked in our records but no such missing person complaint has been filed, " Owoyesigyire told Uganda Radio Network.

Two weeks ago,  Case clinic reported one of its staff members who had gone missing and after a day he was found burnt beyond recognition. The body of Francis Ekalungar, an accountant at Case Clinic was found dumped in Kajansi in Wakiso District.


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