The body of His Excellency Ambassador Ahmed Ssenyomo has been buried in Jeddah Saudi Arabia.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in a statement Saturday that Ssenyomo was laid to rest in Saudi Arabia, in accordance with his last will.
The Assistant Secretary General in Charge of Economic Affairs at the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (IOC) secretariat since 2019 died on Friday.
The burial ceremony was attended by members of his family, relatives and friends as well as officials of the Uganda Embassy in Riyadh and IOC staff.
He served as the Deputy Head of Mission at the Embassy of Uganda in Riyadh Saudi Arabia from 2009 to 2018.
From 2003 to 2008, he was the Chief of Protocol at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Headquarters in Kampala.