Eliya Tiguhaburwa, arguably the oldest man in Rukungiri district, finally went to be with the lord and was this week laid to rest in a quiet send off ceremony in Kyondo Mabanga Kebisoni in Rukungiri district.

Tiguhaburwa was born 112 years ago in Mabanga Kebisoni, where he lived all his life and flourished as a farmer,

He passed on Wednesday this week and was laid to rest the following day on Thursday

According to one of his grandchildren, the deceased had 12 children, 40 grandchildren and 87 great grand children

Mourners described him as a hardworking , God fearing man


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