The former chairman of Uganda Taxi Operators and Drivers Association (UTODA), Hajji Musa Katongole has passed on. His death was confirmed by the Kawempe North MP Latif Ssebagala Sengendo.
Katongole was admitted to the Intensive Care Unit at TMR International Hospital in Naalya, a Kampala suburb after he returned from Thailand.
For over 25 years, UTODA was managing tax parks and taxi business in Kampala till 2011 when the Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) under the leadership of Lord Mayor Erias Lukwago declined to renew his contract.
Hajji Katongole was one of the shareholders in Awakula Ennume transport services operating a fleet of buses. He is expected to be laid to rest at his father’s home in Kasangati.