Bees Sting Man to Death

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An 89-year old man has been stung to death by bees in Ssembabule.

A swarm of bees have killed an 89-year- old man in Rugushulu Sub County in Ssembabule .The deceased has been identified as Amos Tubamanyire, a resident of Namutya village.
Tubamanyire met his death this morning when he was attacked by a swarm of bees.
Gerald Byekwaso, a neighbor to the deceased, says that Tubamanyire was working in his compound when bees attacked and stung him to death.
He explains that the elderly Tubamanyire could not help himself when the bees attacked him. Byekwaso says that the bees entered the deceased’s nose, eyes and ears.
He says that residents tried to rush the victim to Sembabule Health Centre IV but was pronounced dead on arrival.
Tubamanyire’s body has been taken to Sembabule Health Centre mortuary.