The Buganda Kingdom Lukiiko will today assess Charles Peter Mayiga’s first year as the Prime Minister of the Kingdom.
Mayiga succeeded Eng J.B. Walusimbi who was the kingdom’s prime minister from 2008 to 2013.
He was then the minister for Information for the Lukiiko, Cabinet Affairs and Spokesperson of Buganda Government from 2008 – 2013.
It is the King who appoints the Prime Minister of his choice to help him in the ruling of his Kingdom. The Kabaka appoints him and can also dismiss him at any given time if he fails his duties.
The Parliament of Buganda Kingdom is referred to as Lukiiko. The kingdom has always had a culture of discussing issues regarding its political, social, economic and cultural matters since time in memorial.
The Lukiiko is the legislative Assembly which convenes at Mengo in the Bulange building and it formulates the Buganda bi-laws.