An unidentified man was intercepted as he tried to access parliament premises with a human head in his bag.
The head appeared to belong to a child and had been severed at the neck.
According to the acting director of communications to parliament Ms. Helen Kaweesa, the yet to be identified man in under arrest and pending investigation.
It’s reported that the man walked to parliament and said he had a gift to deliver to someone as he tried to access the office of the speaker of parliament, Rebecca Kadaga.
The security personnel were inquisitive and asked what gift it was but on checking him, they found a human head in his items, Kaweesa said.
Parliament police has reportedly handed over the suspect to the Criminal Investigations Department of Kibuli where he is currently being questioned.
Currently, human sacrifice cases in Uganda are prosecuted as murder under the Penal Code Act. Ends