The Managing Director of Uganda Funeral Services (UFS) Ms Regina Mukiibi has passed away due to COVID-19 today while in transit to Nairobi for specialized treatment.
Ms Mukiibi died at Entebbe International Airport as the handling services where finalizing her departure to Nairobi, Kenya for further care.
“At the time of death, she was being flown to the Kenyan capital for better management,” sources close to the deceased commented.
Ms Mukiibi has been a household name in funeral management ever since her and others started UFS in 1996.
A few weeks ago she appeared on NTV telling people to be careful of COVID-19 saying the situation was getting worse. She said they were being overwhelmed by funeral services demand.
May her soul rest in peace.