Tragedy as Wakiso Giants club Doctor Walugembe passes on


The football fraternity woke up to the sad news of the untimely death of one of the long serving football doctors in Uganda Jack Walugembe.

Walugembe has been the club doctor for the FUFA Big League outfit Wakiso Giants and suffered a stroke prior to the club’s recent fixture against Kyetume FC on Thursday.

” Doctor Walugembe was rushed to Jinja hospital after suffering a stroke while attending to defender Hassan Wasswa Dazo at the club’s hotel. He was later transferred to Nsambya Hospital where he spent four days in Coma.”

The experienced doctor has been on life support machines at Nsambya hospital for the last three days before agonizingly passing away on Monday night.

Doctor Walugembe had previously worked with the National team, URA FC, MUBS in the University Football League and She Corporates in the FUFA Women Elite League among others.

Rest In Peace Doctor Walugembe

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