Zadock Amanyisa

Godriva Natukunda, a born of Nyakishana sub county, Buhweju district has been tortured and thrown in a desert in Saudi Arabia, Countryside Reports has learned in yet an unconfirmed report.

This was revealed on Wednesday, 8th January 2020 by Mr. Deusdedit Beinomugisha, a relative of Ms. Natukunda on a Buhweju Whatsup group, which hosts a number of the people of Buhweju.

“Natukunda, a sister to the late Katuha of Nyakishana sub county is stranded in Saudi Arabia after going through all sorts of abuses and thrown to die in the desert…” Mr. Beinomugisha said

Mr. Beinomugisha added that after being thrown to die in the desert, Ms. Natukunda was helped by an unidentified old man, who also assisted her to get medical attention. In the pictures shared on social media, Ms. Natukunda’s feet looked injured with bruises.

The Buhweju Member of Parliament, Hon. Francis Mwijukye told Countryside Reports that he was tipped by a high ranking government official and he is working around the clock with Gender Ministry officials to verify and help Ms. Natukunda.

Hon. Mwijukye also added that officials from the Ministry of Gender are waiting for official communication from Natukunda’s relatives.