Two witchdoctors have been arrested in Mitooma district of Uganda for allegedly raping a female student of Kampala International University (KIU) and stealing Shs2.9 million from her.
The victim had reportedly gone to the witchdoctors’ shrine to ask for a charm to stop her boyfriend from dating another girl.
The suspects were identified by the Spokesperson of the Greater Bushenyi Regional Police, Martial Tumusiime as Nazario Bazarwa, 72, and his assistant, David Bamwetaki, all residents of Nyantoma parish Kashenshero sub-county in Mitooma district.
According to the police spokesman, the two men told the student to spend the night in the shrine and that medicine would be administered in her private part the following morning.
However, during the night, the duo reportedly turned on the girl and raped her.
He also said that the two have been charged with rape and obtaining money by false pretence and the file is already at state attorney’s office.