Former presidential candidate and Prime Minister, Amama Mbabazi, has confirmed the rumoured marriage between his niece Bridget Birungi Rwakairu and Andile Ramaphosa, the son of South African President Cyril Ramaphosa.
He told journalists at his Nyonyi Gardens home in Kololo on Wednesday morning, that the groom is expected to officially request for Birungi’s hand in marriage.
The function will be held at Mbabazi’s residence on Saturday May 19 before a wedding that will be announced later.
Peace Ruhindi, Birungi’s mother is a sister to Mbabazi’s wife, Jacqueline.
The couple raised the bride-to-be after losing her father Shadrack Rwakairu in 1983.