By Ahura Mujuni Mark
Tooro Kingdom’s 18th Coronation Anniversary celebrations ended successfully on Saturday . The function was graced my very many government cultural leaders from within and outside Uganda ,government officials like .President Yoweri Museveni ,the Speaker of Parliament ,Rebecca Kadaga among others .
In his short address to the subjects ,Omukama of Tooro, Oyo Nyimba Kabamba Iguru Rukiidi IV, asked President Museveni to return the kingdom’s assets confiscated by the central government in 1967.
“Returning the assets will help the kingdom get revenues,” King Oyo said at Karuziika Palace in Fort Portal Municipality
The kingdom is demanding prime pieces of land, sub-county and county offices in Kyenjojo, Kamwenge, Bundibugyo and Kabarole districts which have never been returned since cultural institutions were restored in the 1990s.