Kampala Lord Mayor Erias Lukwago who has also been reelected in the just concluded elections has come out this Friday to rubbish rumors about his death after several posts on social meadia announced him dead .
A post on his official facebook page read ,
“Having a health walk within the confines of The Nairobi Hospital. Currently in a stable condition and on course to full recovery, praise be to the Lord of the Universe.I will always be grateful to the committed team of Physicians and health workers at The Nairobi Hospital led by Professor Godfrey Lule and to you all, dear friends, for your spirited concern and prayers. Looking forward to returning home in a couple of days, In Sha Allah. God bless you all”
Erias Lukwago who was last in the public eye at Rubaga Cathederal where he fainted and was carried out of the church as the people who helped him out of the chiurch said that the reason of his fainting was because of the heat since fans and air conditioners were not being used at the church as a way of mitigating the spread of COVID19 .
According to Nyanjura Droeen his deputy, she said that Lukwago was flown to Nairobi last week following recurring dizziness, persistent abdominal discomfort and severe chest pain that health facilities in Kampala including Lubaga hospital, Platinum hospital, Case hospital, Norvic hospital failed to treat. and that was when he started his consequent travels to Nairobi hospital since November 24th after being diagnosed with anaphylaxis a severe and potentially life threatening allergic reaction that his experts say it can occur within seconds or minutes of exposure to something someone is allergic to.