Roy Watuulo,, a son to Dr Richard Watuulo, the Dean Faculty of Education and Arts at Uganda Christian University (UCU) and Mrs Lydia Watuulo, died 12 hours after his wedding ceremony with Anita Nabuduwa Watuulo.
According to his family members, Roy felt unwell a few moments after his wedding reception, he was immediately rushed to hospital and pronounced dead in the wee hours of the night on Sunday.
Roy and Anita walked down the aisle on Saturday at Thornycroft Chapel UCU.
On Monday morning, UCU announced the sad news and asked Ugandans to send prayers to the family of the deceased at such a hard time.
“It is with deep sorrow that we announce the death of Roy Watuulo, a son to Dr. Richard Watuulo, the Dean Faculty of Education and Arts. Roy died this morning at 12 a.m. From Kapchorwa District. He had just wedded Anita on Saturday 5th December 2020 from Thornycroft Chapel UCU. Roy and Anita are both UCU Alumni. Please pray for God’s presence in the family during this time of grief,” reads UCU statement.