The Bakiga Nation is an event geared at promoting unity and celebrating cultural heritage through food, music and games. The event took place at the Uganda Manufacturer’s Association show ground on Sunday, December 9, 2018.
Revelers enjoy traditional drinks like bushera and enturire. These are made from sorghum a staple food for the people of Kigezi.
Every one got a drink of their choice
There was also plenty of mouth-watering Nyama choma
Jacket potatoes were also on the menu, the Bakiga are famous for growing lots of irish potatoes
Revelers taking selfies with the famous selfie stick
The children too had a great time on the bouncing castles
It was a day of various activities
Irish potatoes being prepared in the traditional way also know as runonko among the people of Kigezi
Women dancing the bakiga cultural dance