Former Kamuli LC V chairperson Dead

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Kategere explains that the deceased will be laid to rest at his ancestral home in Buwagi in Kamuli district on Friday.

Ahmed Kawugu Mugaino, the former Kamuli LC V chairperson is dead. 61-year-old Kawugu succumbed to diabetes and hypertension at Nakesero hospital this morning, where he has been admitted for last one week. The deceased has been on life support for the last four days until his breathed his last this morning. Moses Kategere, a close friend to the deceased who has been attending to him at Nakasero hospital says government, district officials and close friends are meeting to make burial arrangements for the former LC V chairperson.

Kategere explains that the deceased will be laid to rest at his ancestral home in Buwagi in Kamuli district on Friday. Samuel Bamwole, the Kamuli district council speaker has sent out invitations to councilors for an emergency meeting later today to cause a special council session to pay tribute to the deceased for chairperson. The late Kawugu lost his seat after Charles Naluswa Mutyabule, a voter challenge his election over lack of the requisite minimum education.
 
High court ordered fresh elections, which saw Proscovia Salaamu Musumba elected Kamuli LC V Chairperson. Atanansi Tuliraba alias Tony Wantimba, the LC V chairperson Namwendwa Sub County has eulogized Kawugu saying he left a legacy of good roads despite the fact that his leadership was faced with various challenges.