The former Monitor Publications Limited board chairperson, Dr. Simon Kagugube, who died on Saturday is to be buried today.
Yesterday, a requiem mass in his honor was held at St Charles Lwanga Ntinda where his colleagues and family hailed him as a hardworking, committed and selfless person.
He is to be laid to rest today in Mawagga, Mityana District.
Dr. Kagugube was Chairman of the MPL board since September 201.
He served on the NMG board since that time and was a member of the Audit Risk and Compliance Committee of the NMG board.
He was also the Centenary Bank executive director and chairman Board of Directors at the Uganda Revenue Authority (URA).
He succumbed to a heart attack on Saturday at Nakasero hospital.