It’s shaping up to be a bleak and gloomy day for Uganda’s comedy community, with reports that superstar comedienne Anne Kansiime has lost her father.
The reason of death has yet to be revealed, as the news was first reported by Herbert Segujja, better known by his stage name Teacher Mpamire, a fellow fun factory comic.
Mpamire used his Facebook page to share the terrible news.
“We’ve been struck with tragedy.” Kansiime Anne / Entertainer’s father has passed away. “May his soul rest in peace,” he wrote on Facebook.
Mpamire followed up with a slew of sobbing emojis, indicating that the news was completely upsetting.
This is devastating news for the African comedic sensation, who recently lost her mother in June of last year.
Anne Kansiime has now lost both of her parents, which is heartbreaking news for the entire comedy and entertainment community.
Matooke Republic will keep you updated as more information becomes available.
Kansiime Kubiryaba is a fictional character created by Kansiime Kubiryaba Anne Kansiime, also known as Anne Kansiime, is a Ugandan entertainer, comedian, and actress who was born on April 13, 1986. Some African media outlets have dubbed to her as “Africa’s Queen of Comedy.”