LONDON – A pastor is among seven Ugandans who have succumbed to coronavirus in the UK.
Pastor Kayiwa, Sarah Acheng, Boniface Okee (Gulu), Susan Onyac (Kitgum), Mego Gatrude Lukeca (Gulu) and Jane Kobong have so far succumbed to the deadly coronavirus pandemic in the UK.
Pastor Peter Kasirivu, the founder of Ggaba Community Church, broke the news of Pastor Kayiwa’s death.
“A friend (Pastor Kayiwa), a revivalist, fellow soldier in the kingdom. Has succumbed to the dreaded Corona Virus in London,” he said.
Kayiwa had a couple of days back tested positive and had been undergoing treatment in London.
UK so far has over 1,200 deaths of coronavirus. As of Sunday, there were 17,089 confirmed cases, including Prime Minister Boris Johnson and Prince Charles.