According to Ssemaganda, the deceased’s lawyers, say his will indicates his body should spend five days in the church to allow his followers to pray for him and celebrate his life.
Pastor Augustine Yiga of the Revival Church in Kawaala (2)
The family of Pastor, Augustine Yiga alias Abizaayo, the
founder of Christian Revival Church Kawaala, says he willed to be mourned for five
days and be buried at his church.
Pastor Yiga passed away on Monday night at Nsambya Hospital
where he had been admitted with liver complications.
On Tuesday afternoon, Farouk Ssemaganda, the head of Communications
at Yiga’s ABS TV, said the deceased pastor willed that he should be buried
after five days of mourning.
According to Ssemaganda, the deceased’s lawyers, say his will
indicates his body should spend five days in the church to allow his followers to
pray for him and celebrate his life.
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He also reveals that Yiga willed that he should be buried behind
Revival church next to the grave of his mother, the late Elizabeth
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Hundreds of emotional believers and followers are still thronging the
church to pay their last respect to the deceased pastor.
Alice Mbabazi, the head of ushers at Christian Revival church
told URN in tears that they have lost their father who has been
everything to them.
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Christine Nalubega, a member of Christian
Revival church says Yiga has been a caring loving guide and a true man of
She says that Pastor Yiga prayed for her eyes that were sick since
her secondary school years in 2006 and she got healed.
She disputes claims that Yiga has been staging fake miracles
and media reports that the deceased has been part of the pastors who have ruined many
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Born on April 25th, 1976 in Bukomansimba district,
Pastor Yiga died at 43 years of age.