Former Ethics Minister Rev. Father Simon Lokodo has been announced dead.
The former Ethics Minister passed on while in Geneva, Switzerland on Saturday morning.
He passed away aged 64 years.
“It’s with great shock and pain that we‘ve learnt of the passing of our Honorable Member of the Commission, Fr. Simon Lokodo. He passed on this morning in Geneva, Switzerland. The Commission will share details in due course,” announced the commission in a tweet.
According to sources, Lokodo had gone to Geneva for official duties.
Lokodo was born in Kaabong District. He holds the degree of Bachelor of Arts in Theology from the Pontifical Urbaniana University.
He also holds the Diploma in Rural Sociology, the Diploma in Social Communication, the Diploma in Philosophy & Social Science, and the Certificate in the Italian Language.
He obtained his Diploma in Theology, from Makerere University, Uganda’s oldest university; founded in 1922. Lokodo also holds a Certificate in German Language obtained from an institution in Austria and a Certificate in French Language, obtained from an institution in Paris, France.