The Teso business community on Tuesday morning was hit by the shocking news of the passing of Faustine Etilu ,a prominent entrepreneur in Soroti.
Etilu was the owner of Teso Coaches, a popular bus company in the Eastern region
He passed away in the morning hours at Mulago Hospital having spent a number of days in the intensive care unit battling Covid19.
His brother Jovans Peter Odikor confirmed this news and revealed that burial arrangements are underway.
Etilu was on Monday transferred from Soroti Referral hospital where he had spent a number of days to Mulago.
He has been one of the strong supporters of National Resistance Movement (NRM) and oftentimes financed campaigns of various party candidates.