Kings & Princes of Tooro


The Great Kingdom of Tooro as we know it today was founded in 1822 by Prince Olimi Kaboyo Kasusunkwanzi. Since then, there have been several kings with the honorific titles Rukirabasaija and princes titled Omubiito who have ruled Tooro Kingdom. Here is the  order in which they succeeded each other:

  • 1822-1860 Rukirabasaija Kaboyo Kasusunkwanzi Olimi
  • 1860-1866 Omubiito Kazaana Ruhaga
  • 1866-1871  Omubiito Nyaika Kasunga
  • 1871- 1871  Omubiito Kato Rukidi 1
  • 1871-1872  Omubiito Nyaika Kasunga Kyebambe IV
  • 1872-1875  Rukirabasaija Nyaika Kasunga
  • 1875-1875  Omubiito Mukabirere Olimi II
  • 1875-1891  Omubiito Nyamuyonjo Kakende
  • 1891- 1928 Rukirabasaija Daudi Kasagama Kyebambe  VI M.B.E
  • 1928-1965  Rukirabasaija Sir George David Kamurasi Rukidi III
  • 1965-1995  Rukirabasaija Patrick David Matthew Kaboyo Olimi III
  • 1995-           Rukirabasaija Oyo Nyimba Kabamba Iguru Rukidi IV