A military police officer has shot dead seven people at Makindye Military Police Barracks.
Sgt Obua Isaac of Makindye Military Police killed seven people including women and children before he was killed.
The dead were wives and children of his fellow military soldiers.
Capt Edward Birungi, the spokesperson of Military police says the barracks has been cordoned off.
Birungi said the incident happened on Thursday at around 4pm.
Obua reportedly got out of his house and started shooting randomly at whoever was in his sight.