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By Maureen Nakigozi

A man has this morning committed suicide at Mulago Referral Hospital Kampala when he jumped to his death.

Moses Mukwaya, a resident of Lungujja, Kosovo, in Kampala was admitted at the hospital on Monday with Malaria and has been receiving treatment before he jumped to his death.

According OC Mulago Police Hakim Kasigye the incident happened at around 5:00am when the attendants to Mukwaya were asleep. It is suspected that he might have suffered a mental problem before he decided to take away his life.

This is the second incident to happen at the hospital premises in less than a week. Last Sunday in the morning  a 52-year-old man jumped to his death from the Sixth Floor at Mulago hospital

Hajj Suleiman Kasajja, a lorry driver on Ggaba Road,  reportedly left his home for work but ended up at Mulago Hospital from where he lost his life.