Northern Uganda music star, Bernard Ogwang aka Beniman Mzee B passed away this week on Wednesday at the Uganda Cancer Institute. He had been admitted at the institute for several months battling prostate cancer until he succumbed to it this week.
The deceased’s body was transported to Lira yesterday and he will be buried tomorrow August 8, at 10am in Ngai Sub-County, Oyam district. Today, a funeral service will be held at the Lira Cathedral as his family and friends pay their respects.
Beniman was known for songs like ‘Show me the way’, ‘Never Stop hustling’ and ‘Bad mind’ which he did with Sheebah Karungi. He was very popular in Northern Uganda and his death comes as a shock to the lovers of Luo music.
The deceased is survived by two children, a boy and a girl.