Sir Apollo Kaggwa Monument

Sir Apollo Kaggwa Monument  –  themed  “ the statue of leadership ” . It is situated in the face of amber house along Kampala road in Kampala district. Apollo Kaggwa is commonly known and celebrated for pioneering the campaign of the usage of electricity in the country, especially amongst his fellow baganda. Using his position as the Katikiro in the 1890s up to the mid-1920s, he based his own vision and foresight for development that came with it.

He encouraged Ugandans to grow coffee as a cash crop although he didn’t live to experience it in 1962, his vision for an elitist self-governance Uganda, through providing his own land was to set up schools that would later create a platform for Ugandans to get educated and then campaign for self-governance, couldn’t be ignored.

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