The former Uganda National Examination Board (Uneb) Executive Secretary David Livingstone Ongom has passed on.
Ongom, 82 breathed his last on Friday at Nakasero Hospital where he had been under Intensive Care Unit.
Born in Lira district on June 20, 1937, Ongom was appointed the then East African Examinations Council (EAEC) 1976 deputy secretary in charge of examinations and research until 1980, when the current Uganda National Examination Board was established.
In 1984, Ongom who hails from Palamyek clan in Lango was appointed the acting Uneb Executive Secretary until 1989, when he was confirmed in the position.
He was dropped after the leaking of the 1995 exams in Mukono, Mpigi, Masaka and Kampala areas.
Ongom was replaced by Mathew Bukenya.
May his Soul Rest In Eternal Peace.