Former Tourism and Wildlife Minister, Hon. Maria Mutagamba has passed away. Maria Mutagamba was announced dead by Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Health, Dr. Diana Atwiine. In 2016 elections, she lost her seat as the Rakai District Women’s Member of Parliament. Mutagamba had also served as Minister of Water and Environment.
The former Minister had struggled with a cancer-related illness for the past one year. Mutagamba had been admitted to Case Hospital where she had undergone treatment on gallstones and other stomach complications.
The Country will dearly miss her. May her soul rest in eternal peace.