The ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) chairman for Adjumani district is dead.
Francis Illa Akule died on Wednesday morning while admitted at Nakasero Hospital in Kampala.
“I have been briefed about the untimely demise of my Comrade, Akule Illa Francis, He has been very instrumental in mobilizing for NRM,” said presidency minister Milly Babalanda.
“I extend my condolences to the bereaved family, West Nile & the entire NRM fraternity. May his soul rest in eternal peace!”
In a special way, she thanked H.E the President Museveni for standing with the family of Mr. Akulle Illa Francis during his illness and at this trying time.