Emmanuel Nkurunziza ,the assistant commissioner of information in the Office of the Prime Minister (OPM) is dead .
Nkurunziza died on Sunday from Kampala hospital due to kidney failure , his sister Olivia Uwimana said
The commissioner has also been battling with High Blood pressure and at one point was diagnosed with Pneumonia.
There will be a requiem mass at Christ the King Church, Kampala today at 9am. After the mass ,his body will be taken for burial at his ancestral home in Kabuga Village, Muganza, Chahi Sub-County in Kisoro District on Wednesday.
He is survived by a son.