Rt Hon Dr Ruhahakana Rugunda, Uganda’s Prime Minister has joined many Banyakigezi in eulogizing the Late Festo Karwemera 95 who cut his retirement years to dedicate them to defending the Banyakigezi culture.
Rt Hon Dr Rugunda described the late as an individual that will not be replaced easily.
“Kigezi,Uganda&Africa has lost a legend, Omugurusi Festo Karwemera.He lived an exemplary life as a teacher, public servant, researcher, author&custodian of our rich cultural heritage.We celebrate his life&contribution&thank God for giving him a long& impactful life. Rest in Peace”said Rugunda
The Late Festo Karwemera authored many Rukiga books that will keep his legancy.