The Uganda Rugby fraternity has been dealt a major blow after it was announced Cranes head coach, Robert Seguya aka Soggy is battling leukemia.
And Rugby bosses are calling upon the general public to extend support towards the treatment of the national fifteens and Jinja Hippos Rugby Club head coach.
Soggy-as he is popularly known- was last week taken ill to Mukono International Hospital and later transferred to Pulse International hospital after his condition worsened. He has today Monday morning been transferred to Mulago Cancer Institute for further medical tests and treatment for leukemia.
Leukemia is a type of cancer of the blood cells or bone marrow. It is treatable through medication and medical procedures like chemotherapy and others.