Parliament will convene a special sitting on Monday to pay tribute to the late Hon Beijukye William Zinkuratire, Ruhaama County MP who died Saturday.
Zinkuratire succumbed to Hepatitis B and passed on at Nsambya Hospital.
“Praying to God to comfort the family of Hon. Beijukye William, MP for Ruhaama County, during this trying time,” tweeted deputy speaker of Parliament, Hon Jacob Oulanyah.
The late legislator’s body will lie in state at parliament on Monday November 6, 2017.
Zinkuratire replaced the First Lady, Janet Kataaha Museveni, in parliament.
He will be buried in Kakukuuru cell, Kitashekwe parish Rwekiniro Sub County Ruhaama County in Ntungamo district.