By Spy Uganda
Kampala: Uganda’s representative in East Africa Parliament and National Resistance Movement Director of Mobilization, Hon. Mathias Kasamba was announced dead on the evening of Tuesday, 27, 2021.
The sad news of the death of the former Kakuuko Member Parliament was announced by the Secretary-General of the National Resistance Movement, Kasule Lumumba.
According to Kasule, Hon. Mathias died from Nakasero Hospital in Kampala where he was hospitalized some days ago.
The NRM Secretariat regrets to announce the passing on of our colleague, Hon Mathias Kasamba, the Director of Mobilisation and Cadre Identification, and member of the East African Legislative Assembly. We are in touch with the family and Nakasero Hospital where he had been hospitalized. We shall keep you posted about any future developments. May his soul rest in peace.” Justine Kasule Lumumba said in a statement.
The cause of his death is yet to be identified although rumors have it that he succumbed to COVID-19.
Kasamba was elected to represent Uganda in EALA’s fourth assembly (2017- 2022).
Prior to that, he had served as Kakuuto County MP in the 9th Parliament.