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At the opening event of the Buganda Book Fair, the drummers of Kika Entertainment performed Bakisimba music for guests. The event was held to encourage reading and writing, especially in the Luganda language, and focused on topics relating to Buganda, a kingdom in central Uganda that includes Kampala, the nation’s capital.⠀
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📷 by Nakisanze Segawa, GPJ Uganda⠀
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At the opening event of the Buganda Book Fair, the drummers of Kika Entertainment performed Bakisimba music for guests. The event was held to encourage reading and writing, especially in the Luganda language, and focused on topics relating to Buganda, a kingdom in central Uganda that includes Kampala, the nation’s capital.⠀ ⠀ 📷 by Nakisanze Segawa, GPJ Uganda⠀ ⠀
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