Uganda has woken up to the sour news that her Deputy Government Spokesperson Col Shaban Bantariza has died.
It’s not yet clear what the exact cause of his death is but sources have told Stadaily that the vocal army officer has for some time been feeling un well.
However, his boss the government spokesperson and Executive Director of the Uganda Media Centre, Ofwono Opondo has confirmed his Deputy died Tuesday morning at Mulago Hospital.
Mr. Opondo said the deceased had been admitted to the National Referral since Sunday evening with hypertension.
This is a developing story and may be updated soon.