Masaka District Woman Member of Parliament and also National Resistance Movement-NRM parliamentary candidate Freda Mubanda Kasse is dead.
The MP died last night at Aga Khan Hospital in Nairobi where she had been rushed last month for medical attention following a mysterious illness. She had breathing difficulties
Mubanda was first taken to a private medical facility in Kampala after developing cough and flu before being referred to Aga Khan Hospital. The family however says she tested negative for COVID-19.
Namutumba District LC V Chairperson Hajji Saleh Kumbuga has succumbed to COVID-19.
Hajji Kumbuga passed this morning at Mulago National Referral Hospital, where he had been admitted for two weeks in intensive care.
Persis Namuganza the Lands State minister and Bukono County MP confirmed the News.