Amos Kaguta ,Museveni’s father is dead. Mr. Amos Kaguta passed away at International Hospital Kampala where he has been admitted for days under intensive care.
The President’s father ,Amos Kaguta was rushed to the facility reportedly with stomach complications.
“Mr Museveni and all Kaguta family wish to announce the death of their father Mzee Amos Kaguta, 96, which occurred today February 22 at 0700 hrs at International Hospital in Kampala. The family thank[s] all the doctors that cared for Mr Kaguta in his last moments. Burial arrangements will be announced later. May Mzee’s soul rest in peace,” a short text message from the President’s Deputy Press Secretary Lindah Nabusayi Wamboka reads.
The family doctor , Dr Diana Atwine said he had been taken to hospital for observation after complaining of abdominal pains,other sources say Kaguta had a problem with his head.
Museveni has been visiting IHK regularly to check on his ailing dad.
Museveni’s Mother ,Esteri Kokundeka passed away in 1997.