Alur King

Alur Kingdom prepares for the King’s coronation

Local News

Alur Kingdom has kicked off preparations for the king’s coronation anniversary, which will take place on October 26 in Atiak zombo district.

Rwoth Phillip Olarker Rauni III will be marking nine years since he was enthroned as the King of Alur on October, 30, 2010.

State minister for northern Uganda Grace Freedom Kwiyucwiny   who is also on the preparation committee Says that a series of meeting are ongoing where the committee will meet the business community in Paidha on Sunday this week.

Kwiyucwiny further says that the coronation which will take three days beginning from 24 and climax on 26th October will have a series of activities showcasing the Alur culture.

She adds that among the guests to brace the function include the omukama of Bunyoro His Majesty. Rukirabasaija Agutamba Solomon Gafabusa Iguru , the king of Toro omukama Oyo Kabamba Iguru, the king of Busoga, the kyabazinga William Kadhumbula Gabula and the king of Acholi Paramount Chief  Rwot David Onen Acana II among other guests. Kwiyucwiny also Zombo district woman mp has called upon the Alur communities to work together to ensure   a colorful coronation.