The Governor of the Bank of Uganda Emmanuel Tumusiime Mutebile dies in Nairobi at age 72.
According to the announcement by Deputy Governor Micheal Atingi-Ego, Mutebile died this morning at Nairobi Hospital at 72 years after being admitted to Nairobi Hospital on Sunday, December 31, 2021, after he collapsed due to complications related to diabetes.
Colleagues, It is with profound sadness that I announce the death of our gallant Governor, Prof. Emmanuel Tumusiime-Mutebile. Prof. Tumusiime-Mutebile passed away at the Nairobi Hospital on Sunday 23 January 2022 at around 0500 hrs. Further announcements will be made in due course. The Bank of Uganda family, together with hisnatural family and friends, joins the nation in mourning his loss. Dr Micheal Atingi-Ego Deputy Governor BoU
Also Bank of Uganda put an announcement statement
It is with profound sadness that the Bank of Uganda announces the death of it’s gallant Governor, Prof. Emmanuel Tumusiime- Mutebile. #RIPGovernorMutebile pic.twitter.com/wX2hq4fLWl
— Bank of Uganda (@BOU_Official) January 23, 2022