President Yoweri Museveni has just laid a wreath on late Gen Aronda Nyakairima’s casket at Kololo Airstrip.
He was followed by the Vice President, Edward Ssekandi.
Chief of Defence Forces, Gen Katumba Wamala, also saluted his friend and superior on his journey to the other world.
Police chief, Kale Kayihura, also laid his wreath.
Aronda’s kids and wife, Lindah, also laid their wreaths on the casket of their beloved.
Army, government officials and ordinary citizens are gathered at the airstrip to pray for the Internal Affairs minister’s soul to rest in eternal peace.
Archbishop Stanley Ntagali prayed for the late’s soul to rest in eternal peace.