The Kabale District National Resistance Movement-NRM party treasurer, Christopher Mulenga was on Saturday airlifted to Nakasero Hospital while in critical condition.
Mulenga who is also the district party chief Whip, the District councillor representing Northern division and a prominent businessman who owns Little Litz gardens and runs a franchise for Hot Loaf Bakery in twon was airlifted in a Uganda People’s Defense Forces-UPDF, chopper AF-603 at exactly 01:30PM.
A family member said that Mulenga slid in a bathroom on Wednesday while at home in Ihimbi cell, Northern division, Kabale municipality and got injured.
She also says that though Mulenga was admitted at Muhunde clinic in Kabale town, he failed to show any sign of improvement.
The Kabale Resident District Commissioner, Darias Nandiinda says that Mulenga was airlifted in a UPDF chopper because he was in a bad condition that could have been difficult to travel by road. Nandiinda also says that Mulenga was airlifted on orders of President Yoweri Museveni.
Edison Turyahabwa, the NRM Party Publicity Secretary hailed President Museveni for intervening and making sure that Mulenga gets immediate transport means to rush him to a bigger hospital.