Minister Agnes Nandutu’s death rumors hit social media

Minister Agnes Nandutu

KAMPALA– On Saturday May 7th 2022 evening, Social media went awash the news of the passing on of State Minister for Karamoja affairs Agnes Nandutu.

Minister Nandutu was taken to a medical facility allegedly affected by a blood clot after a sudden fall all through the bathroom. 

Julius Mucunguzi, an Adviser and Head of Communications at OPM, confirmed on Thursday 28 April 2022 that the minister had really been concerned in an accident and was receiving medical care.

“Sure, she did fall within the toilet and had an accident, however she is receiving therapy,” Mukun Guzi didn’t give further particulars. “I can’t talk about the small print of her well being,” he added.

A Facebook page Asha Batenga posted “Just got disturbing news that Hon Agnes Nandutu is dead… Is this really true… Sad😢”

However hours later, another social Media post purported from the National Broadcaster Uganda Broadcasting cooperation trashed the news stressing that it’s fake adding that the Minister is alive though hospitalized.

We shall however keep digging out for the truthfulness of both statements.