KABAKA’S PROTECTION UNIT

Kabaka’s safety is a collective responsibility and duty of every Muganda as reflected in an expression of “Namunswa mu kiswa n’enkuyege”.

KPU is under the auspices of the Minister of Culture, norms and security; who is assisted by the Royal Treasurer in management of day-to-day operations of the unit in order to fulfill its mandate.

The KPU comprises of Uganda People’s Defense Force (UPDF) personnel, the Traditional Guards (Abambowa, Abaggunju), Plain Clothed Security Officers as well as other organized supporting groups that may be tasked to assist in times of need.

The Unit is headed by the Officer in Charge (OC) – KPU and currently, Maj. Stanley Lutwaama Musaazi.

OBJECTIVE:

Security

MANDATE:

Ssaabasajja Kabaka’s safety.

CORE FUNCTIONS:

  1. To spear head the general safety of Ssaabasajja Kabaka, Royal Family, Katikkiro and Buganda at large.