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Date of Birth: Friday 20th March 1942 IN Bubulo Dispensary to Mrs. Dorothy Wegoye and Reverend Jonah Wegoye,

Baptized: St. Marks Bubulo (Walanga) by Rev Yekoyada Wakhondola of June 1942

Date of Death: Monday 14thFebruary 2022 Tender age of 79

Married to Dr. John Stephen Masaba Wafaana of Bumahaga Bukiyi, Buwalasi, Sironko,


  • Dorothy Elizabeth Masaba
  • Eric Magomu Masaba
  • Elisa Steven Wasukira
  • Tomas Dyson Kisa Jonathan Masaba born 22nd December 1970-Died 17thAugust 2021
  • Kabiri Moses Silver Masaba
  • Irene Constance Masaba
  • Samuel Masaba born 19 September 1979
  • Emmanuel David Masaba
  • Paul Patrick Masaba

Academic Qualification

1966-70 Bachelor of Laws Degree with Honors from Kings College University of London UK,

1984 Diploma in Public Administration IPA Makerere University


1971-72 Worked with Mboijana & Co. Advocates as a Pupil

1972-74 Worked with Kakoza & Co. Advocates AS Legal Assistant

1974-75   Worked with Munabi, Katongole & Co. Advocates as Legal Assistant

11975-76 Worked with Mulenga & Co. Advocates and then with Obol Ochola &Co. Advocates as Legal Assistant

1976-77   Nov. Worked with Obal Ochola & Co Advocates

11977-78   Appointed as legal Clerk, Kampala Capital City Council, acted as Senior Legal Clerk while performing duties of city advocate

1978-88 Member of Namirembe Guest House Management Committee

1984-85 Acted as City Advocate

1983Appointed as Senior Town Clerk

1985-92Promoted to Principal Town Clerk and acted as Deputy Town Clerk for Three months

1981-85Member of Board of Governors Gayaza High School

11982-95 Member of Board of Governors Bishop Tucker Theological College Mukono

1981-85 Member of Agricultural Enterprise Ltd

1983-87 Member of PTA Namirembe infants School

1986Appointed as secretary Commission of Inquiries into the Ministry of Housing and Urban Development

1986-78 Appointed Member of the commission of inquiry into the Ministry of lands and Surveys and Mineral Development

1986 Executive Committee Member of the Joint Christian Consultative Council

11986-87 Appointed Member of inquiry in the Ministry of lands Surveys and Mineral Resources

1998-92 Member of Board of Governors Bubulo Girls School

1988-Todate Member of Church of Uganda Salary Review Commission and Member of Pensions Scheme Review Church of Uganda

1989-96 Elected Member of Parliament NRC(Parliament) as woman representative

1989-93 Appointed Member of Parliament Committee on Members Privileges Welfare Committee

1989-92 Appointed Member of the Board of Directors Dairy Corporation

1992-Todate Appointed Chairperson of the Board of Directors Diary Corporation

1992Founder Member and Chairperson of Bakhana Bamasaba Development Association

1995-To date Member of Board of Governors Nambuli Senior Secondary School

1995-Todate Member of Lumasaba Academy

1975-6 Founder Member of Women Lawyers Association

1995-6 Founder Member and Chairperson of Uganda Parliamentary Association

1996 Founder Member of East African Parliamentary Union

1996-Todate Elected Executive Member of East African Parliamentary Union

1968-TodateMember of many women NG0s


Numbered 22, Late 2 (Stephen Okwir RIP  & Catherine Magomu RIP)

Vigil will be held at their home in Kungu, Kampala on Thursday, 17th February 2022.

There will be a funeral service at St. Andrews Church, Bukoto on Friday, 18th February 2022 starting at 10:00am followed by vigil at their home in Buwalasi- Bubeza, Sironko District.

Burial will take place at their ancestral home in Buwalasi- Bubeza, Sironko District on Saturday, 19th February 2022 starting with a funeral service at 10:00am.

Informed are:

Relatives, Friends and In-laws.



  1. REPLY
    Betty Wakou says

    Yaya Catherine, you will be missed very much for your love, generosity and kindness. May your soul rest in eternal peace. We pray for the good Lord to continue watching over us left behind. To my siblings, the Masaba family relatives and friends, have hope be comforted that Catherine is resting in peace.

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