The Woman MP Pallisa district Faith Alupo has died. Alupo died on Tuesday morning from Mulago Hospital.
Alupo lost in the recently concluded NRM party primaries to Kevin Kaala Ojinga.
Unconfirmed reports suggest that the MP succumbed to Covid19. However, Mulago Hospital officials said this was yet to be confirmed.
However, fellow MP, and aspiring Kampala lord mayor hon. Nabilah Naggayi Sempala said the colleague had died of covid-19
‘‘Covid-19 strikes once more as Paliisa Woman MP, Hon Faith Alupo loses the fight against the Coronavirus. Rest in Peace People’s representative!’’ she posted.
She added: Let’s continue to pray for the husband who is admitted in critical condition.
Hellen Kawesa, the spokesperson of Parliament says that Parliament will issue a statement regarding Alupo’s death. She says the cause of death is still being investigated.