The Uganda Peoples Congress the Oldest Political Party is morning the sudden death of the National Party Chairman Lawrence Okae.
Okae passed away at about 10:00 am on Monday morning at Naguru Hospital in Kampala according to his daughter Becky Okae.
Becky adds their farther had been hospitalized with pneumonia.
“It is true daddy has passed on and the body is still at Naguru Hospital,” Becky Okae confirmed on her social media page.
Okae was born in Gweri sub-county, Soroti district.
However, some members from UPC say their Chairman could have died of Covid19. “We have been informed that our National Party Chairman was sick and admitted at Naguru Hospital and we were not allowed to go and check on him,” says another top Supporter of UPC adding that they suspected he could have died of Covid.