Police in Amuru District in northern Uganda have arrested a 40-year-old man for allegedly killing his wife, the mother of 7 kids, Beatrice Amito after she reportedly took family planning pills without his permission, he beat her to death.
Beatrice Amito was reportedly killed on Saturday evening after returning home from a nearby town centre where she took family planning pills to control birth.
The mother of seven died on the way to Lacor Health III in Pabbo Town Council where she was being taken for medication, according to the Local Council One Chairperson for Olinga Village, Mr Charles Openy.
“Upon her death the locals immediately arrested Ojok and handed him over to Police at Pabbo Police Station as investigations into the matter continue,’’ Mr Openy said.
Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson, Patrick Jimmy Okema said investigations are underway.