Ekifanannyi kyo mundabirwamu  Kyekitontome kyange ekisinga obulungi  Naye yanguwa kuba nakyo kyanguwa okubula  Gwegusembayo nkugamba nti nkwagala.
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Ganda poem, translated by Deborah Oriada & Nakumuli Racheal

Audio Tino Deborah Oriada
Love poem translated into luganda, nyoro ganda language. Poetry in the main language of Uganda before Swahili. Ganda poem (luganda), an African mirror of a Bantu language understood by more than 16 million speakers. This tonal language that was the language in schools is now dethroned by English.

Uganda is a continental state, crossed by the equator, whose 1/7 of the surface is occupied by lakes, quote: Victoria, Kyoga, Edouard and Mobutu. Its population is constitued by 1/3 of Nilotics and for 2/3 of Bantu whose Gandas, who are the most important group. The economy is based on agriculture (banana, coffee, tea, peas, but, millet, beans, fruits). Mineral resources are varied, but not very important. In general, mines and industry have been disorganized by the Asians departure, expelled by Amin Dada.
African poetry