NRM national treasurer, Rose Namayanja, has been involved in a car accident today morning at Kigogwa along Bombo Road.
After the accident, she was immediately rushed to Nakasero hospital where she is currently receiving treatment.
This website understands that Namayanja was heading to Luwero for a burial.
The actual cause of the accident is not yet known.
She is the former Minister of Information and National Guidance in the Cabinet of Uganda, a position she held from 23 May 2013, until 1 March 2015.
Prior to that, she served as Minister of State for Luwero Triangle in the Prime Minister’s office, from 27 May 2011 until 24 May 2013.
She replaced Thembo Nyombi, who was appointed State Minister for Information Technology.
Rose Namayanja is also the elected Member of Parliament for Nakaseke District Women Representative.
She was a founder member of the Uganda Young Democrats (UYD), the youth wing of Uganda’s Democratic Party (DP) that was known for its radicalism in the mid-1990s