Hon Faith Alupo while swearing in.

Pallisa district Woman MP Faith Alupo has passed on at Mulago Hospital. Her death was announced by the parliament of Uganda.

“Parliament has learnt with sorrow of the untimely death of Hon Faith Alupo, Woman MP for Pallisa district which occurred at Mulago Hospital.  May her soul rest in eternal peace.”

She has died after being reported that she contracted #Covid-19. It is reported that she passed on at a section gazetted to treat VVIP #Covid-19 patients at the national referral hospital.

According to the World Health Organization (WHO) there are 28,918,900 confirmed cases of #Covid-19, including 922,252 deaths and in Uganda there 4799 confirmed cases and 55 deaths.