A Makerere University professor at the college of Natural Sciences has been arrested after raping a university girl who was staying in his house.
Prof Christopher Bakuneeta was nabbed by the police on Friday when the victim reported the case.
Currently, he is detained at the Wandegeya police station.
He lectures at the department of Zoology.
He is also a member of the Governing Council of Wildlife Clubs Uganda (WCU) which is the decision-making organ of the Clubs and the immediate supervisor of the WCU Secretariat.
According to the Makerere chief Security Officer Jackson Mucunguzi, the victim has been taken to the hospital and the professor has been found to be HIV positive.
“The victim was taken to hospital and was proved raped but unfortunately the man with many books has been confirmed sick of Katwe dog,” Mucunguzi posted on Facebook.