By Ahura Mujuni Mark
Eriya Kategaya ,the First Deputy Prime Minister of Uganda and Minister of East African Affairs has been laid to rest at his country home in Itojo district.
The burial followed a Thanksgiving Prayer Service at Kololo grounds on Wednesday .
Different government officials were present at the burial and the president was the chief mourner .
The burial was conducted by the Uganda Funeral services limited.The service began with prayers and later his body was laid to rest .
Kategaya passed away on Saturday from Nairobi Hospital at 7:30 pm.
He has been hailed by legislators as a good politician and a man good deeds.
He has also been praised as a true son of Africa who has been spearheading the development of East Africa.