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Monday, January 30th, 2017

My two cents’ worth: Kabaka wa Buganda ow’Ennono may not sell or rent Mengo Lubiri

Katikkiro Charles Peter Mayiga is a lawyer who has been intimately involved in negotiations between Buganda and Mr. Museveni since 1993. As a Muganda he should know that the English title Kabaka of Buganda, which the NRM government gazetted as “a Baganda cultural leader in Uganda” under the 1995 constitution, is different from Kabaka wa

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Sunday, January 22nd, 2017

Let us be serious: What Buganda culture is being marketed without Abataka?

It has been reported that Baganda who live in Diaspora and and others who attended the December 28, 2016, Buganda Diaspora meeting with Kabaka Mutebi were required to buy entry tickets at a price of US$100 per head....

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Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016

My two cent’s worth: Ennono is the lifeblood of Buganda

The oral history transcribers at buganda.com tell us many things. They have made it simple: log on and Buganda’s history and culture come alive. We are less and less inclined to books, which is unfortunate, but the...

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Sunday, October 16th, 2016

 EYE ON BUGANDA: Mayiga’s supporters must stop persecuting those who defend Kabaka’s honor

ONLY IN LUGANDA Abawagizi ba Mayiga bakomye okuyigganya abalwanirira Kabaka Mbalamusizza mmwenna abasomi ba BugandaWatch era nnebaza Katonda abankumidde mu mbeera zonna. Mbadde  mbuze okumala akabanga wabula ebigenda mu maaso mu Buganda abamu ku mmwe byemuwulira ensangi...

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Monday, February 8th, 2016

My two cents’ worth: Museveni could win without open Election Day vote-stealing

Several election news reports in Uganda suggest that President Museveni might cheat openly in the elections on February 18th. However, I believe that he could garner the most votes, even without cheating openly. That is because, as...

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Tuesday, January 12th, 2016

My two cents’ worth: Baganda will achieve true political power if they adopt a new way of thinking

In my opinion, we Baganda should stop thinking that we must, first, secure national political power, perhaps through a friendly Uganda president, in order to achieve economic development and success. In the 18th century, Jews had no...

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Thursday, December 31st, 2015

My two cents’ worth: Baganda beware, win or lose, Museveni cannot hand over power to Besigye or Mbabazi

Kiiza Besigye, a Mukiga from Rukungiri in Kigezi, Amama Mbabazi, another Mukiga but from Kanungu in Kigezi, appear to command approximately equal shares of Baganda support in 2016 as does Yoweri Museveni, a Munyankole from Ntungamo in...

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Thursday, December 17th, 2015

Bana byabufuzi Abaganda mu Uganda balwanilira Buganda oba bitundu bilara?

LUGANDA (English version at the bottom) Ba nnyabo ne ba ssebo, nina essanyu okuddamu okubabuliira ku birowoozo byange era Katonda yebale okubakuuma. Naffe gyetuli e Kyaddondo tukola mirimu gya Ssaabasajja. Ensonga gyembaletedde leero nkulu ddala. Ye’nsonga ekwata...

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Saturday, November 28th, 2015

EYE ON BUGANDA: Ssenga Mengo ewagira ba nnabyabufuzi Abaganda mu 2016, bonna banawangula nga bwegwaali mu 2011?

LUGANDA (English version at the bottom) Mbalamusizza nnyo ba ssebo ne ba nnyabo mwenna abasomi baffe. Mbeebaza emirimu gyonna gy’emukolera obwa kabaka bwa Buganda wamu n’okusabira nnyafe Buganda ne Ssabasajja Kabaka waffe. Ntutte ebanga nga siteesa nakuwa...

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Saturday, November 14th, 2015

My Two Cent’s Worth: Mmengo Should Explain to Baganda Why Mbabazi can be Trusted

“I want to promise you that our government will open discussions with Buganda on the return of Federo and all other Buganda property when it comes to power,” Amama Mbabazi said on November 9, 2015. He was...

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