Opposition figure Kizza Besigye Monday paid his respects to Mrs Jova Kafureeka (55) and mother to MP Gerald Karuhanga, the MP for Ntungamo Municipality.
She died on February 1, 2020 in Germany where she had gone for treatment. She lost the battle to cancer.
Maama Justus Jaka Jex also she was popularly known hailed from Mishenyi village, Itojo sub county, Ntungamo district.
She left behind 11 awesome children including Hon Karuhanga.
Her requiem mass was at Our Lady of Africa Catholic Church, Mbuya and burial will be on Thursday at Itojo, Ntungamo.
Besigye said Gerald’s eulogy decried Uganda’s shambolic healthcare.
She was described as humble, honest, soft and disciplined.