Sunday, October 13, 2019
Makerere Student Arrested Over Plotting to Burn Mitchell Hall of Residence

The Makerere university police have arrested a student identified as Bandola Polly on allegations of planning to set ablaze the Mitchell hall of residence.

Bandola Polly a student of medicine who is in his 5th year was found with 3 litres of petrol and marijuana. However, at the Mitchell hall, the other students asserted that Polly has been framed because of their other students interested in taking over his room.

 Patrick Onyango the police spokesperson in Kampala metropolitan said that the student threatened to burn the hostel after having misunderstandings with the hall master. He added that while checking Polly’s room, they found various elements that are not allowed within the university premises.

 

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