NRM founding MP Kapkwomu dies


Former Kongasis County Member of Parliament (MP) Dr Ndiwa Kapkwomu has died.

He passed on at Mt Elgon Hospital in Mbale Saturday. He was aged 66.

He had been referred to from Kapchorwa Hospital Friday evening.

Burial arrangements are underway.

Victoria University

Kapkwomu was a member of the Constituent Assembly between 1994 and 1996.

The assembly drafted and adopted the 1995 Uganda Constitution.

He worked as a district veterinary officer in Bukwo between 1996 and 2001.

He was elected as MP in 2001 after beating Johnson Bartile Toskin (RIP).

In 2006, he lost to Bartile and returned to the district to serve as a member of the district Service Commission.

He is one of the 178 founding members of the ruling National Resistance Movement.



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