"Abana Abake Nigo Babwenerete Goitonwa Amato Once A Month", Dr. Geoffrey Otomu
"Nobosoku Gokana Buna Besa Tichiyo", TSC National Treasurer, Omosike Fred Ontere.

Abagambi Ba Abagusii Ekero Omosongo Aigete Nka Gusii

 

 

 

Aya amwabo aya:

Abagusii Ngai Twarwete?

Abageka: Enyomba Ya Ababani.

Kabianga Amo Ne Esegi Yo Osao Sao

 

Magokoro nigo agoteba nga konyora Omosongo ataraika Gusii, kera enyomba ase Abagusii yabwate omogambi. Nigo magokoro agoteba ng'a Omongeresa nigo aigete  ase erwenyi ya seito Gusii ase omwaka 1893. Ekero ekio kio ogoika nka Gusii, abagambi ba Abagusii nigo barenge buna ekobwatia:

1.Bonchari: Omogaka Okongo nere orenge omorwoti aaria Bonchari yaito ekero Omosongo agoika Gusii.

2.Bogirango Irianyi (South Mugirango): Omogaka Kereu nere orenge kogamba Bogirango Irianyi yaito ko Omosongo agoika Gusii.

3.Bomachoge: Omogaka Nyamosi nere obete omorwoti o Bomachoge yaito ase engaki eyio.

4.Bobasi: Omogaka Nchore nere orenge kogamba aaria Bobasi yaito ase engaki eyio.

5.Nyaribari: Omogaka Nyamwamu nere orenge kogamba ase Nyaribari yaito ko Omosongo agoika Gusii.

6.Bogirango Sugusu (North Mugirango): Omogaka Ndubi nere orenge kogamba aaria Bogirango Sugusu yaito.

7.Bogetutu (Kitutu): Ase ekenyoro kie Enda y' Enchogu, omogaka Angwenyi ominto nere orenge omorwoti aaria Bogetutu yaito ko Omosongo agoika Gusii.

Korende obogambi bwo omogaka Angwenyi aaria Bogetutu needs special attention. Ase ki? This is because at the time, omogaka Angwenyi nigo arenge kogamba in the entire area ya Getembe (Bosongo) eyio Omosongo arierete obote, naende atagete koira. Tari igo rioka, Baba nigo agoteba buna Omosongo nigo arierete Gusii yonsi obote.

 

"Nigo Omosongo arierete Gusii yonsi obote" Magokoro baba ominto, Omongina Kwamboka Mireri, Ichuni, Kisii County: Picture na PETRONILLA OGOTI, Mwanyagetinge.com/2011

Omongina baba 1

 

Ense ya Gusii entobu

Omongeresa nigo aigete Getembe akanyora ense entobu, naende ebwate embeo engiya. Nonya nabo igo, akanyora nga tari ere Omosongo omotangani goika Gusii. Yaya. Konyora Omojeremani oikire Gusii before him. Bono, Omongeresa akanyora ng'a kumbe konyora Omojeremani otang'anire goika Bosongo (eyio naende ekorokwa Getembe).

Ogosakora kwa Nyabitabo

Buna baba agoteba, Omongeresa amo no Omojeremani bakarwana esegi. Korwa abwo, Omojeremani agatama gochia Tanzania (eyio yarenge korokwa Tanganyika at the time). Ekero eke, abanto bagasakora ebinto biokoriera endagera. Engaki eyio ekarokwa engaki ye Enyabitabo.

Engaki eyio, omogaka narenge aroro ore korokwa Gasuko, oyio orenge Omosoba (Suba) naende omokirimani bwo Omongeresa. Gasuko agatebia Omongeresa buna omogaka Angwenyi nere ore kogamba ase ensemo eyio ya Getembe.

Nche tinkogamba ne ritoto!

Omongeresa agataka bagambe na Angwenyi korende Angwenyi akaanga buna takogamba ne ritoto!  Gasuko akaebereria Angenywi ekero Omongeresa abegete eema yaye bweri gati! Omogambi Angwenyi agasoka na  kogamba no Omongeresa ore korokwa Nyarigoti.

Omogambi Angwenyi akabekerwa rirangeti ribariri buna a uniform. Nyuma ye emetienyi etano Angwenyi agateba nga natagete gotigera omwana oye obogambi bwa Getembe. Gati ya abana bo omogaka Angwenyi abamura mbarengeo babere.

Abamura bo omogambi Angwenyi: Ooga no Onsongo

Omomura omonene nere orenge korokwa Ooga. Omomura onde omokogoti nere ore korokwa Onsongo. Angwenyi nigo atagete Onsongo agambe, korende Gasuko nigo atagete Ooga. Gasuko agatebia Ooga buna ise ochorire Onsongo agambe, korende nabo bagoonchora obogambi obo magega yo okorwa chiombe emerengo ene.

Abakungu emerongo ene: Chiombe emerongo ene.

Ooga narenge na abakungu emeronge ene. Akarusia engombe eyemo korwa kera ase omokungu mpaka chigaisana akaa Gasuko. Ekero Nyarigoti are kobekera omogambi egutwa omosangererekano okarangerigwa na Angwenyi.

Gasuko ongainire Nyarigoti

Kera oyomo namanyete buna Onsongo nkobekerwa arenge egutwa. Nyarigoti ga koboria gose abanto mbanchete Ooga, abanto basungusia emetwe. Gasuko akamanya kongaina Nyarigoti buna ogosungusia omotwe nakwo ogwanchera Ooga agambe! Ooga akabekerwa ekerauni kio oborwoti. Angwenyi agaichana na koigwa bobe, korende egesaku kio Ooga gekaragererwa misi.

Next In This series: How It all Started, Part I: Omogano Bwa Abagusii

 

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