Members of Parliament led by Parliamentary Commissioner, Hon. Reagan Okumu and other dignitaries have received the body of the late Hon. Gen. Aronda Nyakairima at Entebbe Airport.
The body arrived on Wednesday, 16 September 2015 aboard an Emirates flight at 1.30 p.m. from Dubai.
Gen. Nyakairima died aboard a flight from South Korea on Saturday 12th September 2015.
He was returning from an official trip to South Korea.
The team of Members of Parliament at the airport comprised; Hon. Elijah Okupa and Hon. William Nzoghu.
Also in attendance were the UPDF Army Commander, Gen. Katumba Wamala, the Inspector General of Police, Gen. Kale Kayihura, the Commissioner General of Prisons, Dr. Johnson Byabashaija and other senior Army and Police officers.
The body was taken to Mulago Hospital after which it will be taken to his home in Buziga.
The late Gen. Nyakairima will lie in state at Parliament on Thursday, 17th September 2015, when a special session will be held in his honour.