The speaker of parliament Rebecca Kadaga made a quiet return home on Saturday evening after being flown to Aga Khan Hospital in Kenya’s capital Nairobi for specialized treatment last month.
Sources close to the Speaker reveal, abroad chartered a plane Hon. Kadaga quietly returned home on Saturday following the improvement in her health.
Kadaga’s principal press secretary, Sam Obbo said the speaker is now energetic ‘’she even when she landed she could move without support,” the Observer reported.
Kadaga fell ill on March 21 and was first hospitalized at Nakasero hospital in Kampala following her return from trips in New York, USA and Rabat, Morocco. She was later airlifted to Aga Khan hospital in Nairobi.
A statement from the speaker’s office indicated that Kadaga became ill as a result of the hectic work schedule, fatigue and jet lag
However, sources at Nakasero hospital indicated that Kadaga was unconscious by the time she was admitted in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU).
Speaking on TOP Radio 89.6 FM on Monday, president Museveni advisor on media Tamale Mirundi said, Kadaga told him that it is president Museveni who saved her life. Mirundi said without giving further details
Last week, Kadaga sent an audio message in which he among others hailed president Museveni for his prompt concern.
Earlier, Tamale Mirundi, said, he did not believe that the Speaker Kadaga was truly suffering from Fatigue. While on NBS TV program, One on One with Tamale Mirundi, which airs every Tuesday morning, the self-styled media consultant said: ‘ ‘If Kadaga was suffering from fatigue, she should have gone to the beach and sauna not Intensive Care Unit.’’