Oyo Nyimba Kabamba Iguru, the Omukama of Tooro has announced a new cabinet, retaining Bernard Tungwako as Prime Minister. He also appointed seasoned journalist Charles Mwangushya Mpagi as information minister in the new look cabinet that has been reduced from 33 to 16. Also, 10 new deputies have been named.
The reshuffle, according to sources is aimed at reducing kingdom expenses and effectively deliver services .
New Tooro Kingdom cabinet.
Prime Minister -Rt Hon Benard Tungakwo Ateenyi.
1st Deputy Prime Minister -Rt Hon Harriet Nyakake Abwoli .
2nd Deputy Prime Minister -Rt Hon Tinka Steven Amooti .
3rd Deputy Prime Minister & Security -Rt Hon Muganzi Patrick
1.Minister for Finance -Owek Kuribanza Byanyima Charles .
2.Minister for lands -Owek Kateeba Polly Acaali .
3.Minister For Health -Owek Beyeza Tito
4.Minister for planning -Owek Musinguzi B.Levi
5.Minister for Tourism -Owek Kantu Joan Else Adyeri
6.Minister for Local Government-Owek Muganda Herbert .
7.Minister for Information-Owek Mwangushya Mpagi .
8.Minister for Gender ,culture &clan moblisation -Owek Peter sande Rusoke
9. Minister for Education -Owek Prof.Mukama Namara Denis
10. Minister for palace affairs -Owek Alfred Tumukugize
11. Minister of Agriculture-Owek Bakamya M. Charles .
12.Minister for Foreign affairs -Owek Mutegeki B. Henry
13. Minister for Youth -Owek Edward Kasaija
14. Minister for Sports -Owek Wandera Micheal .
15. Minister For General Duties -Owek Mugenyi James .
16. Kingdom Attorney General -Owek Bitebekezi Titus .
LIST OF DEPUTY MINISTERS
1. Deputy Minister for Health -Owek Dr Mugahi Richard
2. Deputy Minister for information-Owek Mugume Vincent
3. Deputy Minister for Education -Owek Sanusu Hamidu Mugisa
4. Deputy Minister for Youth -Owek Kasoro Rodgers
5. Deputy Minister for Culture -Owek Mwesige Zebidayo Mukwikwi
6. Deputy Minister for lands -Owek Moses Rutaningwa
7. Deputy Minister for agriculture-Owek Sabiiti Steven
8. Deputy Minister for local Government-Owek Mugisa Godfrey
9. Deputy Attorney General-Owek kwikiriza Herbert
10. Spokesperson – Owek Gusalire Kennedy .