Iganga Woman MP Hon Kaudha Hailat Mugumba Grace 29 yrs has passed on in Kawempe-Mulago extension hospital while giving birth.

Its is alleged that she was rushed to CASE Hospital kla and there was no gynaecologist on duty, she was then taken to Kawempe Mulago where she was pronounced dead.

The Secretary General of the ruling National Resistance Movement(NRM) Justine Lumumba confirmed the death, revealing that Kaudha passed away at Mulago National Referral Hospital (Kawempe extension) after succumbing to severe pre-eclampsia.

 

Pre-eclampsia is a condition during pregnancy where there is a sudden rise in blood pressure and swelling, mostly in the face, hands, and feet.

 

In Uganda, over 16 women die daily on child delivery related complications! She is the third MP to die in the current parliament.