Residents of Kigaga village in Mubende town council were left in shock after one of their own, a woman burnt herself to death over her husband’s infidelity.
The deceased Fatima Nalika, 36, is a resident of Kigaga village in Mubende town council.
According to Ms Betty Naluggya, the deceased’s house girl, Nalika came back in the evening seemingly looking disturbed, sat in the chair and started sobbing. The deceased also reportedly said her husband had got another wife before she entered the bed room and locked herself inside.
Naluggya said “When I was outside doing some work I saw fire in the room where my boss was and tried to open but failed.”
Police in Mubende was alerted and broke into the room but found her already dead.
The deceased’s husbnad, Dr Achillies Kiwanuka said his wife had some mental problem and that she has been on drugs.
Dr Kiwanuka further explained that by the time his wife burnt herself to death, he was not at home as she had gone for work.
SOURCE: Daily Monitor