Andile Ramaphosa’s delegation arrived in Kampala Friday afternoon to ask for the hand in marriage of his long time girlfriend, Bridget Birungi Rwakairu, who happens to be the niece of former prime minister and Uganda presidential candidate, Amama Mbabazi.

The first traditional ceremony known as 'Okhusaba'was held in Kampala, on May 19 at Rt Hon Amama Mbabazi's residence.

The ceremony gives both a families a chance to be introduced to each other and negotiate the brideprice that the groom’s family must pay.

Andile Ramaphosa and Bridget Birungi Rwakairu met at the Beijing University of Science and Technology and they have been dating for the last ten years and they have a two month old baby.