By Emmy Arinaitwe
The Nyabwishenya sub county LC III chairperson in Kisoro district Gervase Tumwebaz is dead.
Tumwebaze died yesterday night at around 11:00pm at his home in Nombe Village Nteko Sub County in Nyabwishenya sub county Kisoro district.
Alex Amanyire, one of the family members says that early last month, Tumwebaze got an accident at the sub county headquarters on his way home and was rushed to Kisoro hospital where he received treatment.
The chairperson reportedly complained of chest pain Thursday before succumbing to death at around 11:00pm as arrangements were being made to take his back to hospital .
The Bufumbira North Member of Parliament John Nzeyimana Kamara says that the death of Tumwebaze is a big loss to the people of Nyabwishenya Sub County and the country at large.
Kamara says that the chairperson was committed to helping and serving people in the area and will be dearly missed.
The Kisoro district chairperson Abel Bizimana says that for the two years he had worked with Tumwebaze, he was a focused and committed leader.