KAMPALA – Government has accepted to accord the Late Mathias Kasamba an official burial, the NRM National Treasurer, Rose Namayanja Nsereko has disclosed.
The revelation has been made during the organising committee meeting held at Pope Paul Memorial Hotel in Rubaga on Wednesday afternoon.
Namayanja said Kasamba has been a sitting member of EALA, a Director at NRM Secretariat, a former MP and a citizen of high reputation, adding that these among others have earned him an official burial from the government.
In the same meeting, the National Treasurer further added that the Central Region CEC Member and State Minister for Tourism Godfrey Kiwanda Ssuubi had been designated by the Government to Chair the Organising Committee.
Burial will be on Friday April 30th, 2021 at the deceased’s home at Katovu Village, Kakuuto County in Kyotera district at 4pm.
The meeting was attended by EALA MP who also doubles as the Chairpersons of the Ugandan MPs to the East African Parliament, Hon George Odongo, Hon James Kakooza, Hon Mike Sebalu and Brig. Gen Elly Kayanja among others.
The burial program is as below:
Wednesday April 28th:
??Removal of the body from Nakasero Hospital to the Funeral Home.
Thursday Aptil 29th
01:00 Pm: Body driven from Rubaga to Kyotera District.
04:00Pm: Church Service at Sanje Parish
06:00Pm: Arrival at the deceased’s home/ Vigil
Friday April 30th
10:00Am: Church Service at Katovu Town Council Ground.
04:00Pm: Buria at the deceased’s home.