Muslim Cleric Sheikh Ibrahim Hassan Kirya the Kibuli Muslim Spokesperson was yesterday night gunned down near Bweyogerere a Kampala suburb by unknown armed assailants who were riding on a motorcycle.
A truck driver registration number KAN 642F was also killed by a stray bullet.
This website understands that six more people sustained injuries as they tried to flee the scene in an attempt to save their dear lives.
Kirya’s body was taken to Mulago national Referral Hospital for postmortem at around 11:00pm.
With the recent murders of Muslim Clerics, the police have been attributing the killings to a rebel group, Allied Democratic Forces.
Who is Sheikh Ibrahim Hassan Kirya?
Hassan Ibrahim Kirya, was born on 2nd-june 1966 to Hajj Hassan Wasswa Ssesanga (RIP) and Hajjat Noor Nakaiza here in Nakawa.
He studied from Entebbe Qur’an School (Masanga) during Amin’s regime, thereafter, went to Kireka UMEA, then to Bilal Islamic Bwaise, to Bilaal Kampala.
From there, he went to Sudan where he completed his studies.