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Obituary

Orbituary | Former Buikwe West MP Anthony Kanyike Dies!

Former Buikwe West Member of Parliament Anthony William Henry Kanyike has died. Kanyike’s son Allan Kanyike posted about the death this morning by saying “I Allan Kanyike is totally devasted to loose my father Hon Anthony K...


Obituary | Annoucing the Death of Semu M. Walusimbi of Poughkeepsie, New York!

POUGHKEEPSIE – Semu M. Walusimbi, 56, of Poughkeepsie, NY passed away October 31, 2013 at home. He was born in Uganda on April 17, 1957, the son of Simeoni & Lovisa Namale Sebagala. Semu married Anne Sengooba in Nairo...



Former Ugandan Ambassador to Canada, George Marino Abola is Dead.

Ambasssador Abola died this morning at Mulago Hospital where he had been admitted yesterday. Doctors who were attending to the late Ambassador Abola declined to reveal what he had been hospitalized for. The parliament of Ugan...



Orbituary | James Katajwa, Park University Holds Memorial Service For Dead Ugandan Athlete

Dear Friends, As we mourn the loss of our friend and brother James Katajwa including all those departed in the recent days, an account has been opened to fundraise for his Funeral expenses. Below are the details. Bank of Americ...


Miss Africa contestant, Linah Keza, found stabbed to death next to her crying daughter as police arrest a man over her murder

By SIMON TOMLINSON | DailyMail ~ A young model was found stabbed to death with her three-year old-daughter ‘crying next to her in a pool of blood’, friends said today. The body of Linah Keza, 29, understood to have ...



The Late Rita Atuhaire Bandutsya’s Body Arrives In Uganda – Burial will Take Place 27th April 2013

Rita’s body arrives today Wednesday 24th April 2013 at Entebbe. there will be a vigil at her parents home on Plot 16 Muwafu Curve off Semawatta Road in Ntinda tomorrow Thursday 25th 2013. A funeral service will be held at All...



Obituary | Father of African Literature’ Chinua Achebe Dies In Boston Aged 82

Nigerian novelist and poet Chinua Achebe, who first made his mark with 1958 novel Things Fall Apart, has reportedly died aged 82 . Reports from Nigeria suggest he died this morning at a hospital in Boston, Massachusetts of an u...


Funeral Arrangements For The Late Dan Kizito Kikawa of Maryland – Lumbe Friday 22nd and Service Saturday 23rd Feb 2013

Dear Community member, It with profound sadness that we announce the passing of our dear community member Dan Kizito Kikawa. Dan passed on this morning at around 10:00 am. We will be passing on more details but in the meantime ...



The Ugandan Toronto Community Mourns The Passing of Achilla Rufino Orru

Dear Ugandan community: It is with great sadness that I announce to the community through your good services, the passing of our beloved brother Achilla Rufino ORRU. Achilla was found dead by Police at my invitation, in his ap...


In Loving Memory | Ssalongo Semion Musoke Kiwala, 1937 – 2013

WITH GREAT SORROW,  THE KIWALA FAMILY WOULD LIKE TO THANK EVERYONE WHO HAS OFFERED COMFORT AND SOLACE DURING THE DEPARTURE OF THEIR FATHER, DAD, BROTHER, GRAND FATHER AND GREAT GRAND FATHER SSALONGO (RET. LEUT.) SEMION MUSOKE ...



Death Anoucement | Hanifa Kiwanuka a 26 year old resident of Laurel, Maryland Passes Away

Dear Community Members, A fellow Ugandan and resident of Maryland, Hanifa Kiwanuka, has passed away. May her soul rest in eternal peace! Hanifa Kiwanuka was 26 years old, and a resident of Laurel, Maryland. There will be a memo...



The Daily Monitor | Uganda’s Renown Business Mogul James Mulwana Passes On

By Joseph Kiggundu, The Daily Monitor | One of Uganda’s most successful businessman and industrialist James Mulwana has died. Mulwana died Tuesday morning at Nakasero, according to members of his family. The cause of Mulwan...


A Ugandan Woman Laura Kibuuka Is Struck & Killed by An Amtrak Train In Attleboro, USA

The woman struck and killed by an Amtrak train Wednesday afternoon in South Attleboro was 26-year-old Laura Kibuuka of Watertown. MBTA spokesman Joe Pesaturo released the information on her identity Friday afternoon. Kibuuka wa...



Obituary | In Memory of The Late Harriet Goretti Kanyike 1967 – 2012 | Complete Gallery of The Funeral Service Below

By Ronnie Mayanja — The funeral service for the late Harriet Gorretti Kanyike, 45, of Waltham, Massachusetts was held yesterday at St. Mary’s Catholic Parish and presided over by the Rev. Father Michael Nolan and Fa...



Obituary | In Memory of Harriet Gorretti Kanyike 1967 – 2012 | Funeral Service is on Friday at St. Mary’s Church, Waltham 4pm

The Ugandan Community in Boston with deep sorrow announces the Death of Harriet Kanyike who lost her battle with Colon Cancer at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston yesterday November 3rd 2012. Funeral arrangements are...


Uganda ~ Chicago Community, Death Announcement ~ In Loving Memory of Mrs Justine S Kalanzi (82)

Dear Community Members, It is with great sorrow that we announce the passing of a wonderful Mother, Aunt, Sister, Grandma, and Great Grandma of Mrs. Justine Serunkuuma Kalanzi (82). Maama will be missed by his sons, daughters, ...



Ugandan Diaspora Death Announcement ~ In Loving Memory of 21 Year Old Joannita Mary Nambasa Masembe

UPDATE: DEAR FRIENDS, HELP IS NEEDED FOR THE REPATRIATION OF THE LATE JOANNITA’S BODY BACK TO UGANDA. An account with Bank of America has been set up for the repatriation of Joannita Mary Nambasa Masembe’s body back to her...


Associated Press | Meles Zenawi Dead – Ethiopian Prime Minister Reportedly Dies At 57

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — Meles Zenawi, Ethiopia’s long-time ruler who held tight control over this East African country but was a major U.S counter-terrorism ally, died of an undisclosed illness after not being seen...



In Loving Memory | Pictures and letter of appreciation from Suzan Nabweteme’s family

Dear brothers and sisters in Diaspora, last April 2012, I approached you in desperate sorrow after learning the death of our sister Suzan Nabweteme. The inner strength and soldier fighter instinct in each of us to never give up...



Opinion | Till Death Do Us Part – A Ugandan Group Life Insurace Policy is Long Over Due!

For many of us who now live abroad there is always a grim reality of one day death knocking on each of our doors. But with that reality comes the fear of how to have our remains repatriated back home. For whatever reason, buyin...


A Thank you note | Susan Kideni Nabweteme’s remains will be heading home to Uganda this week.

Dear sisters and brothers, On behalf of Suzan’s family, relatives, and friends, I would like to thank each and everyone of you that has donated, prayed, and comforted us during the recent trying times of repatriating Suzan...






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