Murdered MUST student laid to rest
Brian Akampulira, a second year Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery student who was cruelly killed by thugs last week has been laid to rest at his ancestral grounds in Nyakibale Rukungiri district.
A somber mood engulfed the home as friends and family escorted the late Brian to his final resting place. This was after an emotional church service in which numerous people broke down, due to the shocking nature in which he lost his life. His body was lifted by his medical school colleagues, who were dressed in their doctor’s coats as a sign of solidarity before he was eventually laid to rest.
The deceased’s body was discovered in a swamp by residents that promptly alerted the police. It is believed that the attack occurred as he returned home after visiting relatives in Katete, a suburb of Mbarara municipality.
The death gruesome death has left a deep gap in the family and lives of his colleagues. May his soul Rest in Eternal Peace.