Asiimwe Umar Rubambasi has been crowned the King of Nkore Kingdom
His highness Asiimwe Umar Rubambasi has been crowned the King of Nkore Kingdom at a function that took place on October 29 2016 at the Kingdom palace located inItaaba Kyabanyoro, Rwampara in Mbarara District.
The ceremony started with a public meeting which convened at Kakyeeka Stadium In Mbarara Municipality that was attended by hundreds of kingdom supporters and thereafter the cultural rituals and functions were to be performed at the Palace in Itaaba Kyabanyoro where the crowd followed him.
Experts in Nkore culture- the cultural leaders, led the coronation rituals and people marveled at the authority being used by the king immediately after his coronation.
The King chose Ntare VI to be his name as a King of Nkore a name he chose as an admiration from his great grandfather Omugabe Ntare V who was a king of Nkore Kingdom from 1873-1895.
Omugabe Asiimwe Ntare VI promised to release his government soon composed of Ministers and County Chiefs who will help him do the activities of the Kingdom. He added that the Kingdom’s main agenda will be uniting Banyankore all over the world and promoting the welfare of Banyankore through Job Creation, agriculture and economic planning.