Tom Darlington Balojja, a friend to the deceased’s family confirms that the duo also fell sick shortly after the death of Nakasirye, and their conditions continued deteriorating until Tuesday.
The Former Kyotera Woman MP Robina and her Husband Joseph Ssentongo, both succumbed to COVID-19 in a space of one week
Joseph Ssentongo, the husband of the late Kyotera Woman MP Robina
Nakasirye and her young sister Dorothy Mukasa have succumbed to Covid-19
disease from the same family.
The two died on Tuesday, a week after the burial of Nakasirye who also
succumbed to the virus.
Tom Darlington Balojja, a friend to the deceased’s family confirms that the duo
also fell sick shortly after the death of Nakasirye, and their conditions
continued deteriorating until Tuesday.
According to Balojja, the victims were identified as primary
contacts of Nakasirye.
He adds that the close family relatives have now been advised to
seek medical testing for the virus to prevent more incidents.
Meanwhile, all family members and close supporters of the former
Woman Woman Member of Parliament Freda Nanziri Kase Mubanda have been advised instructed
to go for self-isolation over scares of possible contraction of Covid-19.
Mubanda died at the Aghakan Hospital in Nairobi where she was
rushed in critical condition after she fell ill mid this month.
Mudashiiru Bbaale, the Kyesiiga sub-county speaker who was the official
campaign agent for Mubanda reveals
that at least 20 people who came into close contact with the deceased, including her political successor Edith Namugabe Kulabako, are undergoing
self-isolation in their respective homes where they are being closely monitored by medics.