Today marked the “life end” of former “Ekitaagururo” rally racer and business tycoon Charles Muhangi. News of the sudden death of the former rally champion and renowned Kampala city commercial buildings owner who at the same time doubles as Horizon coaches boss came in this morning.
Preliminary reports indicated that Charles Muhangi died today Thursday morning at his home which is located in Buziga. It is also said that the cause of his death was not yet clear at the time of this post.
At the time of this post, it is reported that several “big guys” around the country were flocking the “Ekitaagururo” rally racer (not ekitaguriro) Muhangi’s home after getting the sudden new of his death. Among those included Several politicians and colleagues.
The New Vision was quoted;
Muhangi had recently been in the news following a wrangle over with businessmen Drake Lubega and Hajji Mansoor Matovu, also known as Yanga over ownership of properties in Kampala.
Meanwhile, area chairman Bwire said Muhangi has been a “good man” and co-operative in issues to do with security in the area.
While he could not readily establish how long the former rally champion has been living in the area, Bwire said Muhangi has been residing there for “quite some time”.
Former East African Community (EAC) secretary general Amanya Mushega arrived at the home of his colleague after learning of his passing.
Brig. Stephen Kwiringira, the director of operations and registration at National Identification and Registration Authority (NIRA), also made his way to Muhangi’s home. He is a neighbour.
Muhangi’s sudden death comes barely a week after Uganda lost several people in the boat accident.
May his soul rest in eternal peace.