Sad news reaching Chano8 desk indicates that NTV’s Resty Namawejje and Miss Northern Tourism Atim Norah Uganda have died in a car accident on Masaka road.
According to sources , NTV journalist Resty Namawejje and login producer, Miss Tourism Northern, Norah Atim and Barbara Nakiwolo, one of last year’s miss tourism finalists died in a motor accident at Nakirere, Mpigi district on Masaka-Mbarara highway .
Condolence messages are already flying all over social media for the young ladies who died on the spot on Saturday after the driver of the car they were travelling in lost control and overturned. Nakiwolo who had been seriously injured died as she was being taken to Mulago National Referral Hospital.
Reports indicate that, the deceased ladies were going to officiate a miss tourism function in Mbarara and later in Kabarole.
The deceased ladies were going to officiate a miss tourism function in Mbarara and later in Kabarole and one of the survivor’s Mr Lawrence Ogwal, a journalist with Daily Monitor, said they were eight occupants in the car, a Land cruiser registration number UAN 690B.
The injured were identified as Mr Ivan Seruma, Ms Kyomuhendo Julian, who works with NBS TV, Mr David Gumusiriza, a cameraman at NTV and a one Ms Betty Nyachwo, who is currently said to be fighting for her life on life support.
We’ll keep you updated in case of any new developments. May their Souls Rest In Peace!