Tumusiime-Mutebile, Africa’s Longest-Serving Bank Governor, Dies

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Emmanuel Tumusiime-Mutebile is the longest serving chief executive in the Bank of Uganda's history. He was forced to flee Uganda in 1972 after he gave a speech publicly criticizing the expulsion of Asians from the country by Idi Amin. He is credited with many of the sound economic policies adopted by the Uganda government.
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Tumusiime-Mutebile, Africa’s Longest-Serving Bank Governor, Dies

(Bloomberg) -- Uganda’s central bank governor Emmanuel Tumusiime-Mutebile, who helped shape the nation’s economic recovery following political turmoil in the 1970s, has died. He was 72.Continue Reading. Read more on Business News by BloombergQuint.

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Bank of Uganda governor Mutebile dies in Nairobi

Bank of Uganda governor, Prof Emmanuel Tumusiime-Mutebile is dead. Mutebile died today morning at Nairobi Hospital in neighbouring Kenya, according to an announcement by deputy governor Micheal Atingi-Ego. He was 72.Mutebile was admitted to Nairobi hospital on Sunday, December 31, 2021, after he collapsed due to complications related to diabetes. He had been in and out of hospital in recent years for the same complications.  Mutebile, a seasoned…

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PROFILE: Who was Prof Emmanuel Mutebile, the longest serving Bank of Uganda Governor? - Watchdog Uganda

Bank of Uganda Governor Prof Emmanuel Tumusiime Mutebile died on Sunday morning at Nairobi Hospital, Kenya at the age of 72.His Deputy Dr Michael Atingi-Ego confirmed his death.“It is with profound sadness that the Bank of Uganda announces the death of it’s gallant Governor, Prof. Emmanuel Tumusiime- Mutebile,” Dr Atingi-Ego announced.According to family members, the Governor breathed his last at around 5am.A few weeks ago, Mutebile was rushed t…

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Longest serving BOU governor Mutebile dies – Sunrise

RIP: Late BOU governor Mutebile The governor of the Bank of Uganda Prof. Emmanuel Tumusiime Mutebile died Sunday morning in Nairobi, the Bank said in a statement.Mutebile was Uganda’s longest serving Central Bank governor since his first appointment on January 1, 2001.Politicians and economists have showered Mutebile’s name with praise, saying his 20 year reign at the helm of the central bank, brought about economic stability. Prime Minister Rob…

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Bank of Uganda governor Tumusiime-Mutebile is dead

The Governor of the Bank of Uganda Dr Emmanuel Tumusiime-Mutebile has passed away at the age of 72

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Just In: Bank Of Uganda Governor Mutebile Dies At 72

According to Deputy Governor Micheal Atingi-Ego, Mutebile died in the wee hours of the morning at Nairobi Hospital.

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