A woman in Makindye identified as Joy Biira has been arrested by Police for cutting off his mans genitals and leading to his death. It should be remembered that cases of domestic violence have been on rise resulting from different causes.

This incident happened on 26th March in Nabisaalu, Waswa Zone, Makindye Division.

According to the police released statement, the late, identified as Benson Baluku returned home very drunk and begun fighting his wife whom for so long had accused of having extra marital affairs.

” During the domestic fight, the husband grabbed his wife by the neck and started struggling her, which prompted her to draw out a knife and chop off her husband’s genitals.” the statement added

Police added that the murder of Baluku is another reminder that domestic violence is real and life threatening.

“It further shows hoe rage and anger still exists among spouses causing them to disrespect each other. We would like to remind all spouses living in conflict to always seek help on how to resolve their family issues” said police.

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According to the recent annual report revealed, Uganda reported a total of 17,698 cases of domestic violence in 2022 compared to 17,533 cases in 2021 thus giving a 0.94% increase in volume.