An Ugandan Man Has Been Condemned To 17 Years In Jail For Killing His Wife In The Front Of Their Children
An Ugandan man has been condemned to 17 years in jail for executing his significant other over supposed extra-conjugal undertaking.
Simon Shimanya, who admitted he killed his 32-year-old spouse and previous attendant at International Hospital Kampala, was condemned on Wednesday, September 2.
Ugandan man condemned to 17 years detainment for hacking spouse to death before their kids over supposed extra-conjugal issue with a driver
The Chief Magistrate of Nabweru Court in Wakiso District, Ms Patricia Amoko, imprisoned Mr Shimanya, thinking that the way in which he slaughtered the expired utilizing a hatchet was horrible and frightful.
Mr Shimanya was captured on August 12 from Isingiro District and accused of homicide regarding the August 1 brutal homicide of medical attendant Violet Kakai at their home in Bbumbu – Kiteezi, Wakiso District. The 40-year-old educator conceded utilizing a hatchet to hack his 32-year-old spouse and mother of three to death.
During the condemning of Mr Shimanya, the Chief Magistrate held that the charged caused a serious head injury that prompted demise of his significant other.
“The level of injury and the weapon utilized in murdering the perished before her youngsters was compromising. No kid or individual should observer the slaughtering of their mom by their dad,” Ms Amoko noted.
She contemplated that the court had considered the way that the kids had just lost one parent and in this manner required somebody to comfort them.
Mr Shimanya showed up under the watchful eye of court by means of video meeting in a meeting held at Buganda Road Court. While admitting to the wrongdoing, Mr Shimanya clarified that it was not his aim to execute his significant other but rather it was outrage coming about because of incitement as the couple had raising conjugal issues. He had requested a merciful discipline to empower him return home to deal with his kids.
The Prosecutor, Mr Timothy Amerit, had approached court for an obstruction discipline of 25 years, thinking that such demonstrations are uncontrolled in this period of abusive behavior at home,
“So as to protect the kids from injury of seeing a man who slaughtered their mom, it is reasonable that a custodial sentence be allotted to him,” he said.
Mr Shimanya portrayed that the passing of his significant other followed an extended battle and battle which he said had come about because of the perished’s extra-conjugal issue with Mr Robert Sebuufu, a driver with Katakemwa Chensire Home at Mpererwe.
He said that Mr Sebuufu had for quite a while assumed control over his significant other and that the issue had been accounted for to various specialists, including official courtrooms, to accommodate with his better half however futile.
The expired affirmed sweetheart, Mr Sebuufu, who is additionally a suspect in a similar case, is presently kept at Kasangati Police Station forthcoming examinations.