Kabaka Ronald Muwenda Mutebi of Buganda Kingdom has appointed the Kingdom’s information minister Charles Peter Mayiga as the new Katikiro (Premier).
The much awaited appointment will see Peter Mayiga replace Engineer JB Walusimbi who has been the Kingdom’s premier.
With Mayiga’s appointment, the King is confirming his promise that his reign will be one of youthful Baganda.
The new premier is a trained Lawyer working with Buwule and Mayiga Advocates and is among those who started Nkobazambogo, an association Baganda students while a student at Makerere University
Mayiga who is said to be influential has been working for the Kingdom in different capacities since 1987 and according to pundits, his appointment is spot on.