Mama Stella Nanteza, the legendary Ebonies singer is being laid to rest in Buso Namulonge off Gayaza Road.
Talented Nanteza, a pioneer in the highly rated Ebonies Drama Group,
died yesterday morning due to a shock she got after a minor car accident.
A few hours after the accident, she started coughing out blood. She was rushed to Kadic Clinic Bukoto were she was given a referral letter to Mulago Heart Institute where she passed on.
Most of Uganda’s actors, actress, musicians are in grief as they send off their friend, mentor, and parent.
The late Stella Nanteza was married to the late Jimmy katumba and they had two kids, Olga Katumba and Arnold Katumba, who currently live in London in the United Kingdom. Nanteza lived in London for 17 years then left for the USA before she died in Uganda last night at Mulago hospital. She’s the voice behind the famous Ebonies songs Muyita Malaika, Emitima Ejilwadde Okwagala, Sanduuko, Endabilwaamu and many more.