Former MP Eudia Kwizera is Dead

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Kwizera died at Nsambya Hospital in Kampala this morning.

Eudia Kwizera, the former Woman Member of Parliament for Kisoro is dead. Kwizera died  at Nsambya Hospital in Kampala this morning.

Miriam Tumuheirwe Katabariza, a sister to the deceased confirmed the news of her demise but did not divulge details on the cause of her death.

The deceased is a resident of Rubuguri in Kirundo Sub County Kisoro district. She served as the Kisoro district Woman Member of Parliament for five years. The member of the ruling National Resistance Movement-NRM party, lost her parliamentary seat to Sarah Mateke Nyirabashitsi in 2011.

The deceased has been operating a private business in Kampala. She is also a member of the Executive Board of African Queens and Women Cultural Leaders Network (AQWCLN).


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Samuel Amanya
Samuel Amanya is the Kigezi Region URN bureau chief. Kabale, Kisoro, Kanungu and Rukungiri districts fall under his docket. Samuel Amanya has been a Uganda Radio Network reporter since August 2016. Before becoming a URN staff reporter, Amanya had written for the network for several years as a freelancer.

Amanya was also a Voice of Kigezi reporter from 2011 to 2016.

A journalism graduate from African College of Commerce Kabale, Amanya values his independence. Amanya says URN is a home for his talent because it lets him explore his journalistic interests without limits.

Amanya is fascinated by the crime beat and some of his best stories have come out of that interest. Amanya says he aims to be all round beat reporter.