Music industry mourns as Singer Evelyn Lagu dies

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‘Ogumanga’ singer Evelyn Nakabira also known as Evelyn Lagu has passed on.

Lagu, who has been battling a kidney complication for a long spell died Monday morning, according to family sources.

Evelyn’s death was also confirmed by fellow artist and President of the Uganda National Musicians Association (UNMF) Edirisa Musuza alias Eddie Kenzo.

“We took these pictures last Tuesday at the Jam session and I can't believe you're gone, dear Evelyn Lagu. You have fought a big battle my sister may your soul rest in peace,” Kenzo said.

Kenzo’s eulogies were followed by those of other artistes;

Musician Ali Buken alias Nubian Li: You did put up a good fight for dear life.  May God grant you everlasting eternal peace Evelyn Lagu.

Lagu has been in and out of hospital, both within the country and abroad, her most recent visit to Turkey sealed her fate when doctors confirmed to her that her immunity was low and could no longer handle medication.

 

 

 

 

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