Pictorial :King Oyo Celebrates 21 Years on the Throne Top story

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King Oyo celebrated 21 years on the throne at his palace in Fort Portal town. 

The celebrations were preceded by a thanksgiving service at St . John's Cathedral Kabarole. 

The event was graced by delegations from Buganda, Bunyoro and other cultural institutions. Notable was also Erias Lukwago, the Lord Mayor Kampala.

President Museveni was represented by Kirunda Kivenjinja,  the second deputy prime minister and Minister of East African Affairs.

 

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Emmanuel Kajubu
Emmanuel Kajubu is proud to have been the first Ugandan journalist to write in depth pieces about the Tooro Kingdom institution. His knowledge of the inner workings of the Tooro Kingdom is what made him privy to the splits in the royal family. These splits almost challenged Tooro Omukama Oyo Nyimba Iguru's reign.

Culture, agriculture and the environment are just two areas of many of interest to Kajubu. As long as he has held a pen, Kajubu has also written about public policy, health and crime.

Kajubu is keen on impacting his society not just as a writer but also a trainer and mentor. Bundibugyo and Ntoroko districts fall under his docket. Kajubu has been a URN staff member since 2008.