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The Origin/ Myths of Won Nyaci

  By Dr. Eng Wana Etyem Around 1830, the first born of Omukama Kyebambe III of Bunyoro rebelled against him by declaring the southern portion of the Kingdom his own. The Prince became Omukama Kaboyo Olimi I of Tooro. An uneasy truce existed between Bunyoro and the new kid in Tooro Kingdom. Kyebambe III died and […]

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HISTORY: Owiny Akullu: Lango’s Early Paramount Chief

  At the heart of Acutanena village in Kamdini sub-county, Oyam district in northern Uganda is an ancient royal residence constructed at the beginning of the 20th century. It is also Lango region’s first permanent residential structure. It belongs to Lango’s early paramount chief, Rwot Owiny Akullu, who lived between 1845 and 1947. He was […]

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