Bunyoro: Bunyoro, East African kingdom that flourished from the 16th to the 19th century west of Lake Victoria, in present-day Uganda. Bunyoro was established. Court dismisses case against Bunyoro’s premier “I did not drag the king or kingdom to court. I filed a suit against Andrew Byakutaga because he is in that office. The Kingdom of Bunyoro-Kitara is the remainder of a once powerful empire of Kitara. At the hight of its glory, the empire included present day Masindi, Hoima.

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The Omukama of Bunyoro was always referred to whenever there was a problem in any of these principalities. In alliance with BugandaKing Kabarega of Bunyoro resisted the efforts of Great Britain, aiming to take control of the kingdom.

He inquired whether there were people who had been left by the Bacwezi and discovered that there were two of the King’s wives AbagoIremera of the Balisa clan and Bunono of the Baitira clan. The forest reserves support various economic activities including lumbering mahogany, ironwood and other hard wood timbers and bird tracking.

Meanwhile the Luo who had spent some time without exchanging words with the local people, at least did so, when Mpuga sent for someone to talk to.


The inhabited territory of the Kingdom remained only square miles. Other sources, tell us that Kibi did not declare Kiziba independent as a result of the raid to which he had gone but was just given Kiziba by Omukama Winyill. The two kings were captured and exiled together. The country was put under the governance of Bugandan administrators. Homesteads, crops and livestock were looted or destroyed. He left Bwera in charge of a man called Baralemwa Kihesanantoni of the Bamwooli clan.

Iremera, Wamara’s wife Omugo produced a cup made of beads, a milk pot, while Bunono the other woman brought other things. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here Many other things followed this fact.

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There was a problem with your submission. Technology has eroded African values. The Bafumu diviners from there concluded that the Lake had chosen its victim and that bad luck would befall the Babiito if they refused to sacrifice the baby. In this respect, Buganda acknowledged, the parency of the Bunyoro – Monarch to Buganda.

He ordered soldiers to kill non-combatants. Archived at the Wayback Machine. Rukidi established his own capital at Eburu a few miles north of Mubende Hill. Webarchive template wayback links CS1 maint: He got pleasure from killing the Banyoro. These were either sold or exchanged for other items that they needed. The mother of the child got heart-broken and is said to have cursed the Babiito. The two women Bunono and Iremera, remained in the royal household of Bunyoro to instruct the king in court ceremonies.


When he bunyori well again, she showed him that milk was the medicine she had administered, so he straight away called all his people of Bukidi and advised them to drink milk.

He remarked that if Rukidi was a true King why could he not send him Mubimba food so that he could save the life of bunyorl wife and child. His action to send for fire from Bunyoro implied that, he still recognised the parency of Bunyoro to his newly created Kingdom of Kiziba.

Royal Tomb of Omukama Kyebambe of Bunyoro renovated. Bashar al-Assad, faced an unprecedented challenge to its…. His words were biased notions to entertain and amuse audiences in Europe. Ugandacountry kigdom east-central Africa.

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Due to long distance and trade bonds, they absorbed many ethnic groups especially the Bantu and Sudan elements. His Majesty has done some gold prospecting. The flies that carry this disease would not come near them.

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