Police Concludes Inquiries into Finnish national murder case

  • Posted on: 5 April 2018
  • By: Presenters

The Director of Public Prosecutions has asked Buganda Road court to fix a hearing date in a case where five people are charged with causing the death of a Finnish national at Pearl of Africa Hotel in Nakasero within Kampala city.

This is after Prosecution's Viola Tusingiwire has reported of complete police inquiries into the matter and ready witnesses to testify against the accused .

The five include a senior intelligence officer with the Internal Security Organisation(ISO) Appollo Kyabagye , Fatuma Kabagambe , a one Caroline Alinda , a special hire driver Nasif Walusimbi and the deceased's girlfriend ; Faridah Naggayi . These were kn 22nd /March 2018 charged with manslaughter , forggery , traffickig in drugs and consipiracy to commit a felony .

Prosecution led by Viola Tusingwire states that on the 6th/February 2018 at Pearl of Africa Hotel in Nakasero , the five are said to have connived to kill Thomas Juha Petteri Terasvouri by allegedly administering narcotics to him which they sneaked into his hotel room .

Terasvouri was found lying dead in his Hotel room and later on a postmortem report revealed that he had died of drugs. The suspects who have since denied the charges are furtger charged with the fogery of a letter purported to have been written and signed by ISO Director General, Col.Kaka Bagyenda whereas.

Presiding chief magistrate James Ereemye Mawanda has now adjourned the case this afternoon at 2pm for a ruling on the accused's bail application and setting of trial date.