The body of King Rwigi IV Rutakirwa Ivan Bwebale of Busongora Kingdom will be laid to rest on Friday this week.
Bwebale died on Tuesday night at Kadic Hospital in Kampala a few hours after his admission.
According to close sources, Bwebale has been battling cancer and kidney complications.
Samuel Ntungwa, the Premier Busongora Kingdom says the interim cabinet has decided that King Bwebale be buried on Friday, May 1.
He says they are still waiting for the body of their late King from Kadic clinic in Kampala.
Ntungwa says the cabinet and selected elders will seat immediately after receiving the body to decide on the burial arrangements.
According to Ntungwa, they will also announce a successor to the late Bwebale from among the elders to push on with their quest for government recognition.
Ivan Bwebale was crowned King at his home in Muhokya on Sunday July 1, 2012.
However, Charles Wesley Mumbere, the Rwenzururu Kingdom through his former spokesperson, David Bradford Nguru, declared Busongora Kingdom “Null and Void”.