By Najibu Mulema
Murshid’s wife Ruth gave birth to triplets a few days ago, one of the triplets,a boy of died on Thursday night and was buried at Ssisa on Friday afternoon.
Now news reaching us is that the remaining two have also passed on. Murshid was able to train even after the tragedy of losing his son and even traveled with the team on Friday to Tunisia for a friendly match ahead of African Cup of Nations tournament.
“We are struck by the unfortunate incident. The bodies are being brought from Nsambya Hospital to the family house in Mpala, near Entebbe as we plan for the burial. This is a very trying moment for the family and may Allah keeps us strong,” said Muzamiru Jjuko elder brother to Murshid.
The cause of death for the triplets born on boxing day at Nsambya Hospital in Kampala has been attributed to pre-mature birth.