Kawempe North Member of Parliament-elect Mohammed Ssegirinya is recovering, according to his social media administrator.
“To you all the friends of @HonSsegirinyaMu hammd, the elected Member of Parliment Kawempe North constituency. It’s on this accord that we make awareness about his health status now because we want to always move with you as fellow comrades,” the admin tweeted over the weekend.
The administrator said Ssegirinya needs time for poison to get out of his body.
Mr Updates was rushed to Kenya’s capital Nairobi last month for further treatment on.
His page reported that the doctors at Nairobi Hospital diagnosed that he had been poisoned.
The MP elect had been initially admitted at the Doctors Hospital in Sseguku with ear and abdominal complications following his release from Kitalya prison where he spent almost a month.
He was arrested on March 22, 2021 as he led a peaceful demonstration demanding for the release of the National Unity Platform (NUP) supporters that are being held by security operatives in various detention centres.