Uganda/June 5, 2019/ Frank Ikpefan, Abuja /No Comment/119 views /Uganda Late Prof Apolo Nsibambi Buried in Honour, Receives 17 Gun Saluteshare on:FacebookTwitter Google +Pinterest Tumblr Linked InEmailSend to Email Address:Your NameYour Email AddressEmail check failed, please try againCancel Facebook Twitter WhatsApp Shares The body of late Prof Apolo Nsibambi who died on Tuesday last week has finally been laid to rest. He was buried on Tuesday at Kasero Church of Uganda grounds in Buloba, Wakiso district. He received a 17 gun salute fired by cannons, for his contribution to the country. Nsibambi who was Uganda’s longest serving Prime Minister did of acute respiratory failure as a result of a blood clot in his lungs. He first presented low levels of blood in 2008 and the following year, he was diagnosed with multiple myeloma (a cancer that forms in a type of white blood cell called a plasma cell) but this was later cured. In February this year, he relapsed and became anaemic again. The country mourned Nsibambi as a man who had unique virtues and who served Uganda diligently be it in politics, academia, religious and cultural affairs. President Yoweri Museveni described Nsibambi as a patriot and one who was incorruptible all through his life. Post Views: 65 Facebook Twitter WhatsApp Shares Leave A Comment Below Related ALSO READ Kadaga Unhappy that NRM Caucus Retreat Will Disrupt Parliament BusinessTags:Uganda share on: FacebookTwitter Google +Pinterest Tumblr Linked InEmailSend to Email Address:Your NameYour Email AddressEmail check failed, please try againCancel previous articleReal Madrid finally decide date to unveil Hazard after reaching agreement with Chelsea – Daily Post Nigerianext articleHong Kong Open: Quadri on seeding list – The Nation NewspaperRelated PostsUganda/June 18, 2019 /No Comment Regional National Debate Championships: Janan S.S Wins Luweero RegionUganda/June 18, 2019 /No Comment PM Rugunda in Maputo for 12th U.S-Africa Business SummitRwakakamba Elected on Global Off-Grid Lighting Association BoardAndrew Mwenda’s Mother Passes OnLukwago Says Abitex Was Briefly Detained At SIU, Police Speaks OutUNCDF, Sweden Launch 5-year Program on Digital Financial InclusionOusted Egyptian President, Mohammed Morsi Collapses and Dies in CourtKadaga Faults Kampala Ministers for Delaying KCCA Amendment BillBOU Saga: 6 Detained as Police Probes How ‘Non Official but Genuine Money’ ArosePICTORIAL: Trending Musicians Headline Bell Jamz’s ‘All Stars Tour’ Mbarara Edition Leave a Response Cancel reply CommentName Email Sign me up for the newsletter! Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.