Namutumba LCV Chairperson Succumbs to COVID-19

Namutumba LCV Chairperson Succumbs to COVID-19

Namutumba district LCV chairperson Hajji Saleh Kumbuga passed on yesterday at Mulango Hospital where he has been receiving treatment after testing COVID 19 Positive.

Kumbuga has been at Mulango in intensive care for two weeks before he passed away.

Namuganza. Born in Bukaba village, Namutumba Town Council in Namutumba District about 70 years ago, Hajji Kumbuga first served as district councillor representing Namutumba Town Council for two terms before contesting for the LCV seat in 2016.

As of December 15, 2020, the Ministry of Health had registered 402 new cases of Covid-19 and one death. This pushes the cumulative number of cases to 28,168 and 225 deaths.