By Paul Mayambala
His Majesty Rukirabasaija Agutamba Omukama Dr. Solomon Gafabusa Iguru recently celebrated his Empango Silver Jubilee at the Royal Palace in Hoima.
Kinyara Sugar Limited contributed Sh10m towards the celebrations that attracted mammoth crowds as well as special guests who included the King of Toro His Royal Highness King Oyo Nyimba Kabamba Iguru Rukidi IV, Royals from Buganda, the Speaker of Parliament. Hon. Rebecca Kadaga among others.
‘‘Being a community centric organization, we recognize how dear and monumental the Empango celebrations are to His Majesty the Omukama and the people of Bunyoro Kitara. Therefore through our diverse solid community outreach program that embraces cultural development, we felt obliged and honoured to support this event.’’ Ravi R. the General Manager Kinyara Sugar limited said during an interview at his office.
The Omuhikirwa of Bunyoro Rt. Hon Andrew Byakutaga received the cheque in his office at the Orukurato Rwa Bunyoro Kitara, the Parliament in a brief occasion.
Rt. Hon Andrew expressed utmost gratitude upon receiving the cheque and further thanked Kinyara Sugar for the continuous support that it accords the Kingdom on several occasions and events wherever called upon. He pledged to continue ratifying the relationship that the Kingdom and Kinyara have through other future Kingdom developmental endeavors.
This comes at a time after Kinyara Sugar recently donated computers and office furniture to the Bunyoro Kingdom in an effort to rehabilitate the Orukurato Rwa Bunyoro Kitara, the parliament.