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Boy,12, Killed 19-Year-Old Brother After They Differed Over A Home-made Ball At Their Home In Miraa

A 12-year-old has allegedly killed his 19-year-old brother after the two differed over a home-made ball at their home in Miraa Village, Masafu Sub-county, Busia District,

The teenager, is reported to have fatally pounced Umar Nsubuga who collapsed and died on the spot, Ms Kevinah Apoya, the boys’ grandmother confirmed on Tuesday. 

“The boy kicked the ball which hit his brother on the face, and before long, the boy picked the ball and threw away, occasioning a fight,” Ms Apoya noted, adding that attempts to separate the duo from proved futile.

Ms Apoya noted she was later notified about the incident and told that Nsubuga is dead. 

The suspect is a class three pupil at Buwanda Primary School, while his brother has been a class Seven pupil at Budibya Primary School.

Mr Fred Nangeso, one of the family members, noted that they got wind of the incident from two boys.

He said that they attempted to rush the boy to Masafu hospital but it didn't work out. 

Mr Ismael Mangeni, a resident, noted that the latest report had left many residents throughout the area in fear, saying that this is the first time the latest development happened.

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Busia District Kevinah Apoya Masafu Umar Nsubuga

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