Busoga Kingdom Clan Head J.B Isabirye Dead

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J.B. Isabirye, the Busoga Kingdom clans head, is dead. Isabirye died this afternoon. Isabirye had come to attend the swearing in ceremony of the Busoga Kingdom Lutiiko.

J.B. Isabirye, the Busoga Kingdom clans head, is dead. Isabirye died this afternoon. Isabirye had come to attend the swearing in ceremony of the Busoga Kingdom Lutiiko.
 
Isabirye was taken ill before the ceremony could begin. President Yoweri Museveni is guest of honour at the swearing in ceremony of the new Lutiiko.
 
He was rushed to Al Mecca Hospital in Mafubira sub county, Jinja district.
 
According to the event's organising chairman Rashid Kimera, Isabirye had difficulty in breathing while in the ambulance.  Kimera accompanied Isabirye to hospital.
 
Eldrine Rufafa, head of Al Mecca hospital, says Isabirye died of Hypertension.

Isabirye was one of the respected elders in Busoga Kingdom who was viewed as impartial in the Kingdom's disputes over Kyabazinga Henry Wako Muloki's (1921-2008) successor.

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