Sheikh Mohammed Mutumba, a 27 year old Imam has been suspended after discovering his ‟wife” he married two weeks ago is actually a man.
From sources, the truth came out when the ‟wife” stole a neighbor’s Television set and their apartment was searched by the police. A female police officer carried out a body search on the suspect, thinking she was a woman, and it was finally revealed that she was actually a man. The exposed thief after his arrest by the police admitted and confessed pretending to be a woman so he could marry the Imam to swindle him of his money. The suspect later told the police his real name was Richard Tumushabe.
Sheikh Mutumba the Imam revealed that he hasn’t slept with his ‟wife” since their wedding last year December because his ‟wife” gave the excuse that she was menstruating, Days after his new bride also refused to undress whiles they sleep. Furthermore he said he believed he has married a woman called Swabullah Nabukeera who had a sweet soft voice and walked like a woman. Friends and family also complained they were also fooled by the imposter who always wore Hijab. The Imam is said to be shocked to talk about the whole incident.
The Imam after the incident has been suspended from his duties at the Kyampisi Majid Noor Mosque in Uganda whiles police investigations is ongoing.
By Adjoa Goodfriday