By Spy Uganda
The latest news coming in from the entertainment industry indicates that singer Evelyn Lagu has died.
This has been confirmed by the president of Uganda Music Federation also a singer, Eddy Kenzo.
He tweeted Monday morning thus: We took these pictures last Tuesday at the Jam session and I can’t believe your gone dear Evelyn Lagu. You have fought a big battle my sister may your soul rest in peace 🙏 😭”.
Evelyn Lagu has been battling with kidney failure for a long time, a condition that led her to undergo a kidney transplant in Turkey. The procedure was unsuccessful due to her fragile health.
“Saddened by the terrible news of your Passing! Our Evelyn You put on a Great fight! Naye Era Mukama Yagera. Rest With The Angels Darling,” singer Lydia Jazmine posted on her official X platform.
While various fundraising drives have been organized to facilitate her treatment in the past, doctors in Turkey told the ‘Sikyatya’ singer that her body would not manage due to her immunity.
One of Evelyn Love’s most successful drives was held at Papaz Spot in Kampala where over Shs60 million was raised to facilitate her kidney transplant in Turkey.