A look into the over 500 Traditional Kings of Nigeria....
King or Omukama Solomon Iguru I is the current reigning monarch of the Bunyoro Kitara kingdom in Uganda. Bunyoro kitara kingdom is a sub national or tribal kingdom that existed for centuries and was at one time the largest empire in East Africa the famous Bunyoro Kitara empire from 13th to 19th century. It is... Continue Reading →
The Rharhabe kingdom is a royal traditional kingdom located in South Africa which has existed for many years since the 18th century. It is mainly inhabited by the Rharhabe tribe (amaRharhabe) who are a branch of the larger xhosa group. The Rharhabe royal house is the right royal house while the gcaleka royal house is... Continue Reading →
Did you know that African Kings and Queens, patamount chiefs, sultans etc were invited to the British coronation? It is commonly known that European royals were mostly the attendees of the coronation of Queen Elizabeth ii of UK in 1953. Despite low coverage of our african royals (probably the English media didn't know who they... Continue Reading →
It is the Royal wedding anniversary of HM King Makhosoke II Mabhena of Ndebele Kingdom, South Africa and HRH Princess Sekhothali Seeiso of Lesotho, now HM Queen Sekhothali Mabhena of Ndebele who married in 2019.
Queen mother Titilayo Elegushi of Ikate, Nigeria is the mother of the current HM King/Elegushi Oba Saheed Elegushi Kunsela iii of Ikate who became monarch in 2010. The queen was born on 21st may She is also the second wife of late HM King/Elegushi Oba Elegushi Kunsela ii who passed away in 2009. Her traditional... Continue Reading →
Queen Best Kemigisa Olimi is the current Queen mother of Tooro Kingdom in Uganda. She is the wife of late HM King/Omukama Olimi iii who died in 1995 and the mother of HM King/Omukama Oyo Rukidi iv of Tooro Kingdom, Uganda who become monarch at a young age of 3. Her daughter is HRH Princess... Continue Reading →
HM late King (Mwami) Kigeli V Ndahindurwa was the last reigning of the Kingdom of Rwanda before its abolition to become a Republic. He reigned from 1959 to 1962 succeeding his late brother King Mutara III Rudahigwa of Rwanda who had died in 1959. King Kigeli was the son of late King Yuhi V Musinga... Continue Reading →
It is the Royal wedding anniversary of HM King Makhosoke II Mabhena of Ndebele Kingdom, South Africa and HRH Princess Sekhothali Seeiso of Lesotho, now HM Queen Sekhothali Mabhena of Ndebele who married in 2019. King Makhosoke II is the current reigning king of the Ndebele kingdom of the Manala clan while the new queen... Continue Reading →