A senior army officer has been shot dead in Nakasongola barracks.
The state broadcaster quoted army spokesperson Brig Richard Karemire who reported a shooting incident at Nakasongola Cantonment by a soldier.
“It led to the death of one Senior Officer at the rank of Major and injury of a junior officer who had intervened in the situation,” said Karemire.
Karemire did not name the shooter or the victims.
He said investigations have commenced to establish the motive.
Efforts are being made to apprehend the killer who is now on the run.