The Genesis of Uganda's Heroes Day Concept


The journey of the present day NRM heroes began in 1981 with the death of Edidan Lutamaguzi President Museveni‘s bush war collaborator. From the story of one man to hundreds of heroes recognized every year, both alive and dead, in their different categories.
While some think it is worth recognizing them, others say it opens old wounds of the bush war struggle, a chapter they think should been closed