Death has snatched yet another very important person in our land.
Yabeezi Kiiza, the former Bunyoro Kitara Kingdom Prime Minister has been confirmed dead.
The 78-year-old retired civil Engineer is said to have succumbed to high blood pressure on Sundaynight in Masindi town.
According to relatives, the ex-premier has been battling heart complications and diabetes for the last five years until he breathed his last yesterday.
Eng Kiiza was in March 2009 appointed as Bunyoro Kitara Kingdom Prime
minister by the Omukama of Bunyoro Dr Solomon Gafabusa Iguru 1.
Kiiza who was appointed Deputy Prime minister and Kingdom treasurer in 2007, was elevated to Premier, replacing Dr Emmanuel Aliba Kiiza.
However, after serving as premier for five years, Kizza in 2012 resigned his post over his failing health.