KAMPALA — Sheikh Nuhu Muzaata Batte, head of Dawa in Uganda has passed on, PML Daily can authoritatively confirm.
Sheikh Muzaata passed on at International Hospital Kampala (IHK) on Friday at around 3:00PM where he had been admitted.
Kawempe North MP, Latif Ssebagala who is also the Uganda Parliament’s Imam, confirmed Muzaata’s death.
“Innalilahi wainailayhi Rajoun. Sheikh Nuhu Muzaata has died, May Allah strengthen us this is a very difficult time,” MP Ssebagala wrote.
Two weeks ago, Muzaata was rushed to the Internal Hospital in Kampala following an attack.
Supreme Mufti, Sheikh Siliman Kasule Ndirangwa, had on Thursday said Sheikh Muzaata was in stable condition.
Ndirangwa who dismissed reports that the vocal cleric was poisoned said that Muzaata had tested negative for the COVID-19 pandemic.
According to Ndirangwa, Muzaata was suffering from normal sickness and that he had tested negative for COVID-19.
Muzaata has also been the spokesperson of the Kibuli Muslim faction.