Barbara Allimadi, the diaspora coordinator for Alliance for National Transformation (ANT) party has died.
She was announced by her brother Milton Allimadi on Monday night.
“Family and friends, it is with a very heavy heart that we announce the sudden passing of our sister Barbara Allimadi,” he said in a statement.
He said Barbara was a much loved sister, aunty and cousin.
She was also an activist, a champion of justice and democracy in Uganda.
“She will be greatly missed.”
“The family ask that the public respect our privacy as we mourn our beloved sister.”
The family will provide more information in the near future, he said.
Milton is a Pan-Africanist and Publisher at the US based Black Star News.