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Ivan Ssemwanga’s body to be exhumed

"I should be allowed to recover all the money in the grave on behalf of Ugandans"

Ivan Semwanga

The Rich Gang President was buried in lots of cash just like his life style was and this did not go well with some people.

According to New Vision, a concerned Ugandan Man has moved to court and petitioned to order Bank of Uganda and A-plus Funeral Services to exhume the body of the late Ivan Ssemwanga and remove all the currencies he was buried with.

The man who goes by the name Abey Mgugu has said that the currency, believed to be in Ugandan shillings, South African Rand and United State dollars, need to be removed.“The purposes of the said monies put into the grave were misused and there was wastage of public property thereby violating social and economic rights of other people,” he said.


He also wants a declaration that he be allowed to recover the money from the grave on behalf of Ugandans.

He wants the civil court to declare that BOU negligently failed to ensure that the country’s currency and that of other countries.

Ssemwanga was buried on May 30 at his ancestral home in Kayunga district, Nakalilo village. His rich gang group members splashed money at his grave


According to Mgugu who claims to have attended the pompous burial, denominations of sh10,000, 20,000.

Could the man win the case, Ivan's body will be  exhumed.


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