By Assumpta Namanda
The Executive Director (ED) Private Sector Foundation Uganda (PSFU) Gideon Badagawa has today died of Coronavirus.
We understand his wife Susan Birungi Badagawa is alive but hospitalized at Mulago Referral Hospital.
She had been hospitalised along with her husband Gideon.
Mr Badagawa was the Executive Director of Private Sector Foundation (PFSU) Uganda.
Elly Karuhanga, the PSFU board chairman earlier confirmed that Badagawa’s wife was also in Mulago asking the public to keep her husband’s death in order not to cause anxiety.
“As you may know, his wife, Mrs. Susan Birungi Badagawa has also been battling for her life alongside her husband in hospital and only last week lost her father to Covid 19,” Karuhanga said.
He added; “The family has kindly requested that we and the general public keep the two deaths confidential in order for their mother to pull through without any shocks until further notice.”