Ankole (Runyankore: Nkore), was a traditional Bantu kingdom in Uganda. The kingdom is located in south-western Uganda, east of Lake Edward. It was ruled by a monarch known as the Mugabe or Omugabe. The kingdom was formally abolished in 1967 by the government of President Milton Obote, and since then, the kingdom has not been restored officially.
Uganda Protestant Medical Bureau, Kampala, Uganda. Pilgrims from North West Ankole Finally arrive at the Namugongo Protestant Shrine ahead of the Martyrs day celebration on 3rd June. Uganda Protestant Medical Bureau added 5 new photos to the album Tent Setting for the Martyrs Day celebrations 2018 - at Namugongo. 29 May ·. Uganda Protestant Medical Bureas providing health support to the pilgrims through health care.
Ankole, West-Uganda (LP). Koninklijk Museum voor Midden-Afrika - Tervuren. SWP 008. Ganda, Nyoro, Ankole. Ganda, Nyoro, Ankole - Royal Court Music From Uganda 1950 & 1952 (CD, Album). Netherlands.
By the 19th century the Ankole kingdom had become a caste system in which Hima herders, ruled by a king selected from the royal clan, dominated Iru farmers. Toro, Uganda’s fourth major kingdom, emerged about 1830 when a disgruntled son of the Bunyoro omukama declared the region north of Lake Victoria that he ruled independent. Until the mid-19th century, people outside Africa took no interest in Uganda. Arab traders from Zanzibar reached the royal court of Buganda in 1844 with guns and cloth, which they traded for ivory. They also introduced the religion of Islam
Ankole Western University has just transited from Ankole Western Institute of Science and Technology (AWIST) which was founded in 2005 and licensed by National Council for Higher Education (Uganda) in June 2008. Ankole Western University was granted a Provisional License July 2017 by National Council for Higher Education (Uganda).
The Church of Uganda has played an active role in promoting AIDS awareness and prevention in Uganda On 28 September 2011, the House of Bishops elected the first bishop for the new diocese of South Ankole, which was created from parts of the dioceses of Ankole and West Ankole. The primary source for this section is referred in the References section below.
1 Jul 1890 Anglo-German agreement declared areas north of 1° S to be within the British sphere of influence. 26 Dec 1890 Buganda a British East Africa Company protectorate. 29 May 1893 British protectorate over Buganda (confirmed effective on 18 Jun 1894). 18 Jun 1894 Protectorate of Uganda 30 Jun 1896 Protectorate extended to include Bunyoro-Kitara, Tooro, Ankole and (from 3 Jul 1896) Busoga. 1 Apr 1902 Eastern province is ceded to British East Africa (Kenya). 15 Oct 1902 Uganda Protectorate 1 Feb 1926 Rudolf province is ceded to Kenya
Ankole 10, Lake Mburo district, Nyabushozi, Western Region, Uganda, 2012. Ankole 11, Lake Mburo district, Nyabushozi, Western Region, Uganda, 2012. Ankole 12, Outside Mbarara, Kiruhura district, Western Region, Uganda, 2012. Ankole 14, Lake Mburo district, Nyabushozi, Western Region, Uganda, 2012. Ankole 15, Lake Mburo district, Nyabushozi, Western Region, Uganda, 2012. Ankole 17, Lake Mburo district, Nyabushozi, Western Region, Uganda, 2012. Black and white Nguni bull, Stella, North West Province, 1 March 2010. Donkey, Mlungwana, Eastern Cape, 20 October 2009.
|A1||Ekitaaguriro - Iru|
|A2||Entooro - Hima|
|A3||Ekizina - Kunta|
|A4||Ekizino - Kiga|
|A5||Ekizaano - Ziba|
|A6||Ekyevugo - Kiga|
|A7||Ekyevugo - Hutu|
|A8||Ekyevugo - Hima|
|A9||Ncerere ehiireyo - Nyambo|
|A10||Igurire itaahe - Iru|
|A11||Reeba, mandwa - Hima|
|B1||Ebizooba - Hima|
|B2||Rukyengyeza rwa Bamano - Kiga|
|B3||Ka hurire - Hutu|
|B4||Sekyihobe - Hutu|
|B5||Entare - Nyambo|
|B6||Maawe, orye n'abashaija - Nyambo|
|B7||Pastoral song - Hima|
|B8||Dance music - Iru|
|B9||Akambuuza ryona - Iru|
|B10||Nindeebera - Iru from Igara|
|B11||Kyehungura - Ziba/Nyambo|
- Recorded By, Liner Notes – Paul van Thiel
NotesField recordings made in Western Uganda between 1966-69 by Paul van Thiel, w.p.
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