The late Zubair Kayongo
The late Zubair Kayongo

The remains of the Supreme Mufti Sheik Zubair Sowed Kayingo arrives at Entebbe International Airport aboard Kenya Airways.

Kayongo, passed on Thursday Morning at Agha Khan Hospital in Dar es Salaam in Tanzania. According to the Muslim leadership in Kibuli, the body is being taken straight to his home in Kiteezi, Wakiso district.

At 12.30pm the body will be taken to Kibuli Mosque for prayers and thereafter for burial. He will be laid to rest at his ancestral home in Buswa, Kiboga district at 4.30pm.

Among the high profile persons to send their condolences are the Kabaka of Buganda Ronald Muwenda Mutebi and religious leaders across the religion divide.