His Majesty Omukama Oyo Nyimba Kabamba Iguru of Tooro Kingdom will host the first ever World Monarchs’ Summit that is slated to take place in Tooro Kingdom in September this year.
The Summit is expected to bring together the world’s reigning sovereign, constitutional and hereditary monarchs including Kings, Queens, Emirs, Emperors, Grand Dukes, Princes and Sultans, among others, to interface with the wider strategic stakeholders in order to share experiences and support initiatives that are geared towards inclusive development.
This was disclosed during a meeting between the President and Omukama Oyo who called on him yesterday at State House, Entebbe. The first world monarchs’ summit will run under the theme ‘Monarchs for Sustainable Peace and Inclusive Development.
“I have no difficulty in associating myself with efforts of His Highness in matters of development,” said Museveni.
This meeting was also attended by Tooro Queen mother Best Kemigisa.
Omukama Oyo, on his part, revealed that he has already visited fellow monarchs around the world in connection with their September 2020 Summit. There are close to 27 Kings and Queens in the world.
The Queen mother, Best Kemigisa saluted President Museveni for educating the Omukama Oyo Kabamba Iguru and for all the support to Tooro Kingdom and all the people of Tooro at large.
The tooro king promised to make it successful and asked the government to help him in making sure that the summit goes on well.