A promising Ugandan radio presenter has been allegedly stabbed to death by his girlfriend.
The 26-year-old presenter was killed by his girlfriend for reportedly cheating on her with another lady.
The presenter, Allan Mandela, also known as Sports King Mateeka, was a sports commentator at Hunter Radio based in Rwentuha Town Council, Igara East in Bushenyi District.
He was found dead in a pool of blood on Friday morning, February 12, at about 5 am in his room that is just behind his workplace in Rwentuha town council.
His body was taken to Bushenyi Health Center IV for postmortem.
The Greater Bushenyi Regional Police Spokesperson, Mr Martial Tumusiime, who confirmed the incident said that the suspect, Loice Tihainomwangire, a receptionist at BFM radio station in Bushenyi Municipality, has been arrested.
According to him, Mateeka was stabbed with a metallic object in the throat. He added that Tihainomwangire moved to Mateeka’s house on Thursday and spent a night.
“We have the suspect in our custody, we arrested her from the scene where she had locked herself,” said Mr Tumusiime.