Kazo: Grief as councillor perishes in accident
Residents of Obwengara ward, Kazo town council in Kazo district are mourning the death of their councillor who perished in a road accident on Saturday morning.
ASP Apollo Okello, the officer in charge of traffic, Kazo district revealed that Frank Kateeba, 42, died after being knocked by a speeding car REG No. UBA 842G when he was riding his Senke motorcycle REG No. UEX 021L.
Okello added that the deceased was trying to branch from the main Road to village road in Bugorobi trading centre in Rwemirondo ward, Kazo town council, Kazo district when the tragedy happened.
Kateeba was rushed to Kazo Health Centre IV in a critical condition, he was referred to Kagongo Hospital for further attention where he was pronounced dead.
Frank Kateeba who has been representing Obwegara ward in Kazo town council since 2021 has also been serving as the secretary for social services at Kazo Town council.
Kateeba will today be laid to rest at his ancestral home in Obwengara ward.