Private Sector Foundation of Uganda is mourning the death of its Executive Director, Gideon Badagawa.
He died this morning at Mulago Hospital where he has been undergoing treatment.
“The Board, Management and Staff of the Private Sector Foundation of Uganda (PSFU), with deep sorrow regret to announce the untimely death of their Executive Director, Mr. Gideon Badagawa, who passed away this morning Monday June 21st, 2021, in Mulago Hospital”. reads the statement.
It further reads “As you may know, his wife, Mrs. Susan Birungi Badagawa has also been battling for her life alongside her husband in hospital and only last week lost her father to #Covid 19.The family has kindly requested that we and the general public keep the two deaths confidential in order for their mother to pull through without any shocks until further notice.We pray for the family and the private sector during this hard time” which was by Elly Karuhanga, Chairman Board of Directors.
Mr. Badagawa has worked with PSFU for the last 10 years. He previously worked with Uganda Manufacturers Association as Executive Director for two years.
He has been a member of the Board of National Environment Management Authority (NEMA), Board of Uganda Energy Credit Capitalization Company Limited, Board of Uganda National Planning Authority (NPA), Board of Uganda Warehouse Receipts Authority (UWRA), and Board of the Economic Policy Research Centre (EPRC).