This Saturday 3rd June all roads will lead to Hilltop Gardens in Naguru as once again Bakiga Nation presents the exciting Rukundo Egumeho cultural gala “to promote and celebrate the Kiga cultural heritage through arts, Festivals, merchandise and charity“
The event which is now in its third edition, happens twice a year and will this time be celebrated under the theme “Uganda for Bunyonyi kids“. It is expected to attract a huge crowd of Bakiga, friends of the Bakiga and well wishers with several activities lined up to spice the evening.
The theme “Uganda for Bunyonyi kids” is also a charity drive which is aimed at fundraising for life jackets and mechanized boats for young school going children in the Kiga region. These children find it hard to cross the lake everyday while going to the nearby islands for studies and have since attracted the attention of sympathisers who would wish to help them out.
According to the organizers of the event, there are several activities that will keep the guests mostly people from Kigezi region who reside in Kampala busy throughout. Among the activities on the program will be entertainment from Kiga cultural troupes, Art/Poetry, Music entertainment from Kigezi local artistes, Kids play area, Display of Kigezi cultural foods and buffet, Different vendors of foods and drinks, Fundraising activities etc.
The guests will also have a chance to network, mix and mingle as the party continues late in the night.