Former Anglican head His Grace Livingstone Mpalanyi Nkoyoyo who passed away today will be laid to rest on Tuesday 9th January 2018. According to his son and singer Martin Nkoyoyo aka Yoyo, his father’s remains will be buried at Uganda Martyrs Museum Namugongo Anglican Shrine, a project he initiated and has been spearheading till his demise.
“Retired Archbishop of the Church of Uganda, His Grace Livingstone Mpalanyi Nkoyoyo will be laid to rest on Tuesday 9th Jan 2018 at Uganda Martyrs’ Museum Namugongo Anglican Shrine, a project he initiated and has been spearheading till his death. May his soul rest in peace! He was also ordained as deacon at the same place, Namugongo after doing an ordination training course on 3rd June 1969 (Martyrs Day),” Martin Nkoyoyo said.
Nkoyoyo, 82, died this morning at Kampala hospital in Kololo. According to a statement issued by Rev Canon Alison Barfoot, Church of Uganda communications officer, Nkoyoyo succumbed to pneumonia. He was admitted at Kampala hospital on Monday January 1, 2018. May his soul RIP