Ambassador Julius B. Onen who served as the Permanent Secretary for the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Cooperatives died on Sunday.
The trade ministry confirmed Onen’s death through their official twitter handle.
“With deep sorrow the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Cooperatives announces the demise of the Permanent Secretary Amb. Julius B. Onen. May his soul rest in eternal peace,” the ministry tweeted on Sunday night.
The deceased was also a Uganda Revenue Authority board member.