A student at Makerere University has passed away while giving birth.
The deceased was identified as Doreen Nantumbwe Reg No. 12/U/24917/PS.
She was a third year student of Bachelor of Social Work and Social Administration.
“She passed away in an operation while giving birth,” announced the Makerere Students Guild President, Bala David Bwiruka.
“This was yesterday the 17/05/2015 at 5pm in Rubaga hospital,” Bwiruka said.
Burial will take place tomorrow 19th/05/2015 in Kaweri, Mubende district at 2pm.
Meanwhile, a one Milly (Maama Campus) also lost her baby (new born).
This comes at a time police is investigating Kabale-based African College of Commerce following the death of a second year student of records management, Sarah Uwimana, who was attempting to have an abortion.
Uwimana died from excessive bleeding a week ago.