Katera of Toro

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Rukirabasaija Katera was Omukama of the Kingdom of Toro, from 1876 until 1877. He was the ninth (9th) Omukama of Toro.

Claim to the throne[edit]

He was the sixth (6th) son of Kasunga Kyebambe Nyaika, Omukama of Toro, from 1866 until 1871 and from 1871 until 1872. No mention is made of his mother. He was raised to the throne by the people of Toro, when his elder brother Kakende Nyamuyonjo failed to return from Buganda in 1876.

Married life[edit]

No mention of his married life is made in the available literature.


It is not known how many children were fathered by Omukama Isingoma Rukidi II, or who those children were.

His reign[edit]

Omukama Katera ruled until 1877 when his elder brother, Rububi Kyebambe II returned to Toro and deposed him in 1877.

The final years[edit]

It is not known where and how Omukama Rukidi II died or what the cause of death was.

Succession table[edit]

Preceded by
Kakende Nyamuyonjo
Omukama of Toro
Succeeded by
Rububi Kyebambe

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