The football fraternity is in deep sorrow and state of mourning after it was confirmed that Kawempe Muslim defender Rehema Adubango had passed away after being electrocuted on Friday.
The defender featured full time as her team lost 4-2 to UCU Lady Cardinals on Wednesday at Lugogo.
“Sad news, Kawempe Muslim Ladies FC is saddened to inform you about the sudden death of Rehema Adubago which has happened this evening after being electrically shocked by power.
We shall keep you updated on any development,” the club confirmed the sad news.
It is reported that the A-level candidate touched a live electric wire as she tried to come out of a swimming pool at Kawanda.
She was preparing for Sunday’s third place finals between her team, Kawempe Muslim and Kampala Queens.
The burial details had not been revealed by press time.