Police in Kiira region are investigating circumstances under which a 17-year-old student at Wanyange Girls’ Secondary School in Kakira town council, Jinja District died.
Josephine Namuli, a senior four student reportedly committed suicide by hanging on Tuesday at around 7.30am. Her body which was found hanging in the dormitory was taken to Jinja regional referral hospital mortuary for postmortem.
The school administrators declined to make any comment about the matter, stressing that there were already misleading statements within the public domain and they had since handed over the investigations to the police.
A teacher who spoke on condition of anonymity said Namuli declined to attend morning preps over undisclosed reasons, only to be found hanging in the dormitory.
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