One of External Security Organisation (ESO) longest serving staff -Lt Col. Benon Kazoora has died.
He died on Thursday 21st May 2020 at Nakasero Hospital after a two year battle of cancer of the tongue. He has been in and out of Hospital in both Uganda and India for the last two years. According to a family friend Albert Mugumya, Lt Col Kazoora will be buried at his home in Rutooma, Kashari on Saturday 23rd May.
He is survived by two sons. The 65 old army veteran was a Moscow university graduate. He joined ESO in 1986. He did his military training in Cuba and served in many capacities at ESO.He also served as a Minister Counsellor at Uganda’embassy in Moscow from 1990 to 1994.
He was born in 1954 to Enoka and Manjeri Kazoora and was brother of the well known politician Major John Kazoora. His wife passed on in the early 1990s. popularly known as uncle amongst Bugolobi’s residents he is mourned by many as a down to earth person.