“I Was Madly in Love But My Husband Died in a Boat Fire Accident”- Halimah Namakula

Posted on May 18, 2024
By Sean Musa Carter
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Veteran singer Halimah Namakula has finally opened up about her love life and how she emotionally lost her husband, Mr. Samuel Semaala, the father to her children who passed away in a boat cruise fire accident.

Namakula opened up while speaking in an interview with Spark TV’s Mwasuze Mutya, she said they had met when she was young at the age of 15, dated, and fell in love.

She said that her love grew to the extent of having four children, three boys, and a girl with him despite having met at such a young age.

Halimah also opened up about her real age as she revealed that she is currently 65 years old.

“Omusajja wange yagenda mu Amerika naye nga teyanerabira mu Uganda era yantwala, bali baamuyita Samuel Semaala nga yaliko omubaka wa Palamenti e Kalangala. Olunaku lumu yali atambula eryato ne likwata omuliro n’afa. Twali twasisinkana mu katemba nga ndi wa myaka 15 era giweze emyaka 50 mu mulimu guno nga mu kiseera kino ndi wa myaka 65,” . – Halimah Namakula said.

Halima Namakula stated that her husband was a member of Parliament from Kalangala district identified as Mr. Samuel Semaala, who relocated to the USA. She said the man had money and he had moved to the United States Of America.

Halima Namakula adds that her husband died in a boat fire as he was traveling to the village to check on his people. She didn’t marry again, she focused on raising children.

See Her Statement below:

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