Francis Onebe

The DNA test results have indicated that the decomposing body which was retrieved from a septic tank of Francis Onebe’s home is of his wife, Immaculate Onebe.

Earlier today, the family of Onebe has picked her remains from the city mortuary for burial. The 62 year old, proprietor of a security firm reportedly went missing in January 2021.

Onebe was last week arrested after his wife’s body, Immaculate Onebe, was found in the septic tank. He was arrested after learning about his intentions to flee the country. But upon arrest, Onebe said he was traveling for treatment, and his earlier reasons to travel to Nairobi also indicated appointments with doctors.

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The arrest also followed the nabbing of a former security guard of Onebe who sneaked into the home. It is averred that the guard identified as Okariot disappeared moments after Onebe’s wife went missing.

In January, Onebe reported the case of missing wife Immaculate Onebe at Kabalagala police alleging that his wife was kidnapped by security agencies which were moving in a ‘drone’. He mounted a search for his wife, visiting the Special Investigations Unit (SIU) in Kireka, Chieftaincy of Military Intelligence (CMI) in Mbuya and Criminal Investigations Directorate (CID); however he failed to locate her.

Onebe who is held as the prime suspect the death of his wife didn’t relent, he placed adverts in newspapers, radios and television stations as well as social media.

On Monday, Police revealed another body of a girl averred to be 18 years of age was retrieved from that same septic tank in Francis Onebe’s home, Dr Kaggwa Rise in Munyonyo, Makindye division in Kampala.