The Deputy Speaker of Parliament Jacob Oulanya has rubbished claims that the Democratic Party (DP) president Nobert Mao is dead.
Nobert Mao left Gulu on Saturday morning and was flown straight to Nairobi Hospital for treatment.
The Deputy Speaker Jacob Oulanyah on Thursday afternoon told the house that he has been receiving phone calls with claims that Mao is dead.
Mao is undergoing treatment for Pneumonia. There have been reports that he is dead while other reports stated that he was in a coma.
The Deputy Speaker refutes all these allegations saying as of this morning Mao underwent a scan and he looks much better than he left and responding well to treatment.
Earlier his brother Dan Kidega and DP Secretary General Mathias Nsubuga at a press conference in Parliament also emphasized that Mao is in a stable condition and responding positively to treatment.