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By Our Reporter

Buhweju MP Arinaitwe Joy Kaliisa, 27  has died.

She has succumbed to brain  tumor from Nakasero Hospital Kampala where she has been undergoing treatment for close to two months.

According to a close source, she was first flown to India for specialised treatment but she was flown back to Uganda after the Doctors in India failed to stabilize her condition and was taken to Nakasero Hospital from where she has breathed her last.

She has been a member of the Public Accounts Committee.

Kaliisa’s Death has brought the number of deaths to 5 in this 9th Parliament. The deceased MPs are Cerinah Nebanda, Stephen Malinga, Eriya Kategaya, Micheal Oromait.

Two more MPs reportedly in critical condition are Omoro Peter MP for  Soroti county and  Matovu Gregory- Bukanga county MP.