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Wanted ADF Financier Dr. Kiyingi Dies in Exile

Dr Aggrey Kiyingi, a Ugandan cardiologist who lived in Australia and was on Uganda's wanted list, died in Sydney at the age of 69. On Saturday, September 30, 2023, his...

Prominent Politician Kyanjo Succumbs to Cancer

Former Makindye West Member of Parliament, Hon. Hussein Kyanjo, has passed away at Kibuli Hospital after a long...

Former Kabweri MP Barnabas Gonahasa dies

Francis Barnabas Gonahasa, the former Kabweri County, Kibuku District Member of Parliament, died on June 25, 2023. According to...

Bush War Hero Col. Jack Mucunguzi Dies; President Museveni confirms

  President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has confirmed the death of Col. Jack Mucunguzi, one of the original 27 fighters...

Supreme Court Judge Arach is Dead

Supreme Court Lady Justice Mary Stella Arach Amoko passed away at the age of 69 at around 4:00...

Wanted ADF Financier Dr. Kiyingi Dies in Exile

Dr Aggrey Kiyingi, a Ugandan cardiologist who lived in Australia and was on Uganda's wanted list, died in Sydney at the age of 69. On Saturday, September 30, 2023, his wife, Mayimuna Nakayiira Kiyingi, revealed the news. "It is with immense sadness and a heavy heart that I write to inform you of the passing of my beloved husband, Dr. Aggrey Kiyingi. He peacefully departed from our lives. Words cannot express the depth of grief and sorrow we feel as we...

Prominent Politician Kyanjo Succumbs to Cancer

Former Makindye West Member of Parliament, Hon. Hussein Kyanjo, has passed away at Kibuli Hospital after a long battle with colon cancer. Kyanjo served as a Member of Parliament for two terms, from 2006 to 2011, and then from 2011 to 2016. On July 22, 2023, Rt.Hon. Anita Among the Speakers of the 11th Parliament, on her Twitter handle, said, "It is with great pain that we received the news of the passing of our elder and former Makindye West MP,...

Former Kabweri MP Barnabas Gonahasa dies

Francis Barnabas Gonahasa, the former Kabweri County, Kibuku District Member of Parliament, died on June 25, 2023. According to the deceased's son, David Gonahasa, the father breathed his last on Sunday morning, and the cause of the death is not yet known. Francis Gonahasa was a member of the 10th parliament and attempted to return to the 11th parliament as an independent candidate but was defeated by an NRM’s, David Stephen Mauku. The deceased served as a shadow Agricultural minister in the...

Bush War Hero Col. Jack Mucunguzi Dies; President Museveni confirms

  President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has confirmed the death of Col. Jack Mucunguzi, one of the original 27 fighters who attacked Kabamba to start the 1980–1986 guerilla war. Mucunguzi passed away on Sunday evening at Nakasero Hospital after losing battle to Liver cancer. Through his official Twitter account, President Museveni said that he was saddened to hear that Jack Mucunguzi, revealing that he was one of the 27 National Resistance Army (NRA) fighters who attacked Kabamba Military Barracks. "He was one of...

Supreme Court Judge Arach is Dead

Supreme Court Lady Justice Mary Stella Arach Amoko passed away at the age of 69 at around 4:00 a.m. Saturday morning at Nakasero Hospital, according to a statement by the Judiciary. The cause of death is yet to be disclosed, The Judiciary sends their condolences to the family of the late justice. "Our sincere condolences go out to the family of the late Hon. Justice Stella Arach Amoko, the judiciary, the legal fraternity, the country, and the East African region as...

Ex-Uganda Cranes Midfielder Jamil Willy Kyambadde is Dead

FUFA has today, June 12, 2023, announced the demise of former Uganda Cranes midfielder Jamil Willy Kyambadde. The sad news of his demise came in during the morning hours of Monday at his place of residence in Kawempe division in the central region of the country. "It is with a heavy heart and great sadness that we have learned of the passing of former Uganda Cranes player Jamil Willy Kayambade. We join the rest of the Ugandan football fraternity and beyond...