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DIFASI ZIRABA MUGEERE February 1, 1930 - November 20, 2023

Date of Funeral

November 22, 2023

Date of Birth: 01/02/1930

Date of Death: 20/11/2023

Parents: Nvanungi Ezekiel (RIP) and Nakiirya Elizabeth Nambeko (RIP)

Spouse (S)

  • Mukyala Racheal (RIP)
  • Nabirye Dimintirya Kampi (RIP)
  • Kafuko Rebecca
  • Annastansia Nanangwe
  • Lovisa (RIP)
  • Kitabona Robinah (RIP)
  • Kafuko Esther

Children: 42 with 22 alive (12 girls & 10 boys)

Grandchildren: 423

He was baptized in Anglican Church on 22/12/1940

Schools/University Attended

  • Kidera Sub- Grade School (Buyende) P1-P3 in 1940
  • Namulikya Primary School Buyende (Busoga province) P4 in 1944 (In P4 he emerged the best academically in Busoga Province with 100% in Mathematics)
  • Bukwenge Primary School (currently Kamuli boys) P5
  • In term 11 he fell sick and stopped in P5

Work History

  • Self employed
  • He joined St. John Church of Uganda Nawanyago as a Christian in 1950 as a choir member & he was appointed as a church secretary in 1951
  • As a church committee member he started Buyemba Primary School in 1960 & worked as a chairman on the school management committee from 1967-1990
  • Executive member of cooperatives that is Ikonia, Bukyeile & Buyemba Buteesa
  • Member on the PTA executive of Luzinga Secondary School in 1987-2000
  • Founder of St. Mary’s Primary School Butogonya in 1998
  • Chairperson School Management Committee St. Mary’s Primary School Butogonya 1998- to date
  • Ssabataka of Butogonya Village
  • Ssabataka Nawanyago Parish
  • Chairperson Nawanyago L.C. I1 1987-1990
  • Chairperson Butogonya L.C.1 1998
  • Later Vice Chairperson Butogonya L.C.1
  • Chairperson Land Committee Irongo Sub-County 2006- to date
  • Chairperson Bakose Clan Irongo Sub-County


Above all, Dafasi Ziraba has been a responsible and self-employed person


  • Liked football and was once a football captain for Luuka County
  • Interested in current affairs
  • Has been an advisor, counsellor, mentor and a strong supporter of NRM Government

Burial will take place at their home in Mutagonya, Nawanyago, Luuka District on Wednesday, 22nd November 2023 at 02:00pm starting with a service at 12:00noon.

Informed are; Relatives, Friends and in-laws                                                                        


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