Kenyan Betting Mogul Marries From Museveni's Family in 2 Separate Weddings

  • A collage photo of Betin Kenya Regional Director, William Mugambi, his wife, Rosette Barungi and President Yoweri Museveni Facebook
  • Betin Kenya Regional Director, William Mugambi married President Yoweri Museveni’s niece, Rosette Barungi on Saturday.

    The two love birds took their vows at Nkubu Catholic Church, and the reception followed at Nkubu Heritage Gardens.

    Ms Barungi is the daughter of President Museveni’s brother.

    President Yoweri Museveni's niece, Rosette Barungi, with her bridesmaids during the traditional wedding in Uganda

    A Nkubu Heritage Gardens attendant, who spoke to, disclosed that the venue was highly guarded to ensure the newlyweds and the guests enjoyed the day in privacy. 

    The couple had in April, conducted a traditional wedding in Mbarara, Western Uganda.

    Museveni did not attend both ceremonies but sent a family representative to the April traditional wedding.

    Museveni’s speech was read by his son, David Rubakuba Muhoozi.

    You (Mugambi and Ms Barungi) are in our prayers, and we know you will build a successful family and future because the foundation that you are from has shown us what you can be,” read Museveni's message.

    Mugambi met the love of his life while he was working in London and she had just completed her studies.

    She (Ms Barungi) had just completed her studies when I met her. We went on to live in the UK, and currently, we are blessed with three beautiful girls.

    She is my best friend, and I wish her good health with God’s blessings,” he spoke in Uganda.

    President Museveni, in the April ceremony, presented the lovebirds with gifts worth Ksh10 million.

    Betin Kenya Regional Director, William Mugambi, with his wife, Rosette Barungi during their traditional wedding in Uganda