By Ivan Mwine
The parents, pupils and staff of King’s College Buddo have woken up to a Black Tuesday, following the death of the school headmaster, Patrick Bakka Male.
Sourcesources at the school reveal that Bakka, who has been headmaster since 2008, passed away on Tuesday morning after battling health complications for a long time.
The news about his demise went viral in a tweet by prominent lawyer and Budonian, Kato Mpanga.
“To the King’s College Budo community, I am very sorry to announce to you the untimely demise of Mr. Patrick Bakkamale, Headmaster 2008 to date. MHRIP and may God comfort his family and all the bereaved. Kitalo nyo,” Mpanga tweeted, sparking off reactions from several Ugandans.
Bakka was transferred to Mengo Senior School from Muntuyera High School in Kitunga until when he was later transferred to Buddo in 2008.
He holds a bachelor’s degree in Science with Education, majoring in Physics and Mathematics, a Masters’ degree in Education Administration and Planning.