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ENG. EMMANUEL TOM OJUKA January 10, 1957 - March 13, 2024

Date of Funeral

March 23, 2024

Born to John George Oculi and Terecana Oculi.

He was the first born and only boy of four siblings; of these his immediate follower, Grace Aladi lives.

Date of Birth: 10th January 1957

Date of death: 13th March 2024

Primary Education.

  • Started Primary education at Iguli Primary School-Dokolo
  • Holy Rosary Primary School-Gulu 1964-1966
  • Main Street Primary School in Jinja 1967-1969
  • It is at Main Street Primary School that he sat PLE in 1969 and was 3rd Best country wide

Secondary Education.

  • Tom joined Busoga College Mwiri from 1970 to 1975.
  • From that Mwiri cohort is Chrispas Ayena Odongo, a Lawyer.
  • He had 9 Distinctions in O’ Level results to progress to A’ levels in the same School
  • Tom was admitted for a Degree in Medicine at the University of Nairobi after excelling at the A levels. This offer he declined, and rather opted to Pursue Engineering at Makerere University for 4 years
  • That was the pioneer Engineering class at the University.


  • Ministry of Housing in 1980
  • Ministry of Local Government and rose to become a principal Engineer, where headed many projects. Sponsored by JICA,ADB and GTZ.
  • Ministry of Works and Transport
  • Road Action Formation Unit (RAFU)
  • New Plan
  • COWI Uganda Ltd
  • Ministry of Land, Housing & Urban Development under the USMID Program until the time of his demise.

There will be a Funeral Service at Christ the King Church, Kampala on Wednesday, 20th March 2024 starting at 9:00am

Burial will take place at their home in Angwetangwet, Lira City on Saturday, 23rd March 2024 starting at 10:00am -02:00pm

Informed are; Former workmates from Ministry of works, Cowi (u) New Plan and USNID Project under Ministry of lands, Housing and urban Development Relatives, Friends and In-laws.



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