Mando was attacked by unknown gunmen in the late hours of Tuesday night at his home in Bwaise, Kampala.
“Unknown gunmen kicked the door, put the wife on gun point before shooting Mando who was trying to escape and save his life,Zebra Mando was currently the Head of General Duties of Uganda Boxing Federation Head at the time of his death.
Uganda Boxing Federation President (UBF) Moses Muhangi posted: “I am saddened by the brutal passing of MY MAN, My friend, My Everything. Till we meet again. RIP Zebra.”
The former middleweight champion, Mando captained the Bombers in 2011 at the All Africa Games.
Last year, Mando had organised to make a return to the ring with a fight against 41-year-old Anton Sjomkin in a Light heavyweight non title in Russia.