Pictorial of the 24th Buganda Kingdom Lukiiko

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On Monday, the Kabaka of Buganda Ronald Muwenda Mutebi II officially opened the 24th Buganda Kingdom Lukiiko sitting at Bulange Mengo.
During his address, he appealed to the central government to fight child sacrifice in the country. Kabaka Mutebi also directed the Buganda representatives abroad to ensure that the kingdom's subjects are well-versed with the cultural norms of Buganda, citing language and clans among others.
The Kabaka was accompanied by Nnabagereka Sylivia Nagginda, Princess Katrina Ssangalyambogo, Prince David Wassajja and Prince David Goloba .
The other key dignitaries in attendance included former Buganda Kingdom premiers Mayanja Nkangi, Mulwanyamuli Ssemwogerere, Dan Muliika, and Lubaga Division Mayor Joyce Nabbosa Ssebugwawo among others.
At the same function, some kingdom ministers pledged allegiance to the king. These included the state minister for agriculture Hamis Kakomo, state minister for finance Mulema Mukasa and the state minister for education Dr. Prosperous Nankindu Kavuma.
This was the same thing with the new Buganda Kingdom representatives abroad including Kato Kajubi representing North East Coast in America, Omumbejja Dorothy Musoke Mugerwa representing West Coast America, Engineer Moses Mayanja representing Washington and Dr. Abu Ssenkayi representing South West America among others.
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Olive Nakatudde
Olive Nakatudde is a URN journalist based in Kampala. Nakatudde has been a URN staff member since 2013.

Nakatudde started out in journalism in 2009 with Dembe FM radio in Kampala. In 2012, Nakatudde joined Voice of Africa as a political reporter. She has been a photographer since her journalism school days at Makerere University.

Nakatudde is interested in good governance and public policy, which she reports on intensively from the Uganda Parliament. She is a keen follower of cultural affairs in Buganda Kingdom and covers the kingdom's Lukiiko (parliament). Nakatudde also reports on education and health.