Kasubi Tombs Reconstruction Commissioned

Its one year today since the Kasubi Tombs went down crushing in a fire that no one seems to know how it all started.Even the Police has just a “clue”.

Portraits of some of the Kings burried at the tomb

Portraits of some of the Kings buried at the tomb

A portrait of Edward Mutesa II, one of the kings buried at the Kasubi tomb is displayed moments before the reconstruction work was commissioned.

A portrait of Edward Mutesa II, one of the kings buried at the Kasubi tomb is displayed moments before the reconstruction work was commissioned.

Whether it was a sabotage or an accidental fire, we are left mourning the over a century old history smoked into empty sky’s in just a few hours.

The kind of thickness of the grass expected of the new tomb

The kind of thickness of the grass expected of the new tomb

What next? The rebuilding process of the UN Heritage Centre had been in the offing for sometime but nothing concrete. Today though, the Katiikiro (Prime Minister) of the Buganda Kingdom officially commissioned the reconstruction process of the Tombs.

A man arrives for the commissioning ceremony

A man arrives for the commissioning ceremony

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