A History of Bunyoro-Kitara by A.R. Dunbar

By A.R. Dunbar

The booklet in brief tackles the historical past of the traditional country of Bunyoro-Kitara from which all conceptions of kingship in Uganda originated. The e-book has been written in the course of the time in which I have been the King ruling in the succession of my ancestors. Kitara was once a state of titanic dimension stretching from Tanganyika to Lake Rudolf and from Lake Naivasha to the Ituri wooded area within the Congo. via detrimental and unjustifiable conditions the state used to be diminished by means of the British to its current quantity. half was once made into a separate nation, Toro, half used to be given to the former Belgian Congo and half was once entrusted to Buganda—hence our misplaced Counties. In spite of being small the dominion nonetheless keeps its cultural satisfaction and traditions and at the related time cherishes its unquenchable spirit of regaining its misplaced Counties.

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A smut blew out of the fire and settled on them. It could not be removed. Ordering all except the Bachwezi to withdraw Nyakoko told Wamara that he foresaw evil. The empty body of the cow signified that the rule of the Bachwezi over the land had ended. The entrails in the head meant that the Bachwezi would still hold power over mankind. The entrails in the hooves meant that the Bachwezi would wander continuously. The smut meant that a black man would usurp the kingdom of the Bachwezi. The Bachwezi heard these prophecies and decided to kill Nyakoko.

Op. , pp. 58-60. "Bikunya. op. , pp. 37-38. "Crazzolara (1950). op. , p. 106. "Ibid. pp. 107-112. A. , Omukama of Bunyoro-Kitara, personal communication. W. (1936). op. cit. Fisher, op. , p. 121. Mrs. Fisher confirms the administrative arrangements. W. (1936). op. W. (1937), op. cit. ''Nyakatura. op. , pp. 82-128. W. (1937). op. cit. "'Oliver (1955). op. cit. 26 Masamba is called Dunego by Mrs. Fisher and by Gorju. Fisher, op. , pp. 134-137. Gorju. op. , p. 61. 2, Cox. op. cit. 2S 01iver (1955).

Pp. 33-34. Bachwezi: The Reign of the Demi-Gods 29 (1935). op. cit. W. writes that Ndahura reorganized Kitara into the following counties: Bwera Bulega Buiru (Buddu) Muhwahwa (Buganda) Karokarungi (Ankole) Sese Buruli Bugoma Mwenge Toro Kitara (Kyaka) Busongora Bunyara (Bugerere) Bugahya Bugungu Chope He ruled from Kavirondo to the borders of Abyssinia and his kingdom extended into the Congo and Tanganyika because the language of Kitara is spoken in parts of these territories. Nyakatura. op. , pp.

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