On Tuesday associates and relations gathered at All Saints Cathedral Nakasero to pay tribute to fallen Advocate Bob Kasango, who handed away over the weekend at Murchison Bay well being facility in Luzira.
All that got here as much as communicate referred to Bob as a right down to earth individual, who by no means held grudge with anyone regardless of of the challenges he confronted by means of the final stage of his life.
Good Bitarabeho Kasango the widow, advised mourners that by means of the time her husband was in jail, he stored encouraging them to remain sturdy.
“I’m blissful that by the point of his demise he had already given his life to the Lord by turning into a Born Once more individual. Throughout most of his time in jail he advised me that he managed to help over 300 inmates who had been maliciously convicted on fabricated fees to have their sentences diminished, and had others acquitted with out being paid any coin,” she stated.
Andrew Mwenda, one among Kasango’s long-time associates expressed concern on how his colleague died earlier than getting the fruits of Justice he was craving for all through his life.
“If Bob did properly, I did properly and all his associates did properly. He might lend you cash and didn’t ask it again,” he stated.
Mwenda additionally recalled a time when Bob took a danger to symbolize a household from Nyabushozi in a homicide case the place many legal professionals feared to symbolize them as a result of the President was among the many complainants.
Counsel Kiryowa Kiwanuka who studied at with the late at Regulation Improvement Heart (LDC) described him as an excellent man who assisted him to cross his supplementary exams
“Bob was among the many greatest 5 college students at LDC in all examinations to the extent that he handed with a second higher when most of us had been very far in second Class decrease.” Kiryowa narrated
Kasango on Saturday succumbed to coronary heart issues.
By the point of his demise he was serving a 16-year imprisonment time period which was handed to him by the Anti-Corruption Courtroom and had accomplished three years.