A Ugandan pilgrim has died in Makkah in Saudi Arabia.
The deceased is Dauda Musoke, a resident of Namagoma in Kyengera town council in Wakiso district. He died at Assamaaha hotel in Makkah on Monday evening following a short illness.
A funeral prayer was held for Musoke’s body shortly before it was laid to rest in a public cemetery about 4 Kilometers away from the holy city of Makkah, shortly after 8:30pm.
The late Musoke traveled to Makkah under Nakasero Tours and Travel under the leadership of Sheikh Muhammad Kawenda.