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The Kingdom of Buganda is situated in the Central region of the country known today as Uganda. It is right in the heart of Africa astride the Equator and in the North West shores of Lake Victoria and it's also the source of the great river Nile. Buganda Kingdom is the home to the nation's political and commercial capital city Kampala as well as the country's main International airport Entebbe.

The Kingdom's equatorial climate provides plentiful sunshine which is moderated by relatively high altitude. Since it's near Lake Victoria, it's mean annual temperature ranges from 16 degrees 25 degrees Celsius. Daytime temperature averages between 8 degrees to 10 degrees Celsius warmer than night temperatures. Rainfall is evenly distributed around the area and the mean annual rainfall often exceeds 2100 millimeters. The area is warm rather than hot and temperatures vary little throughout the year.The Baganda had a centralised system of government which by 1750 was the most well organised More..

His Majesty the Ssaabasajja Kabaka of Buganda, Ronald Muwenda Kimera At the time of his birth, his father Edward Muteesa II was in exile in Britain at the beginning of the political unrest in Uganda.

He was born born on 13th April 1955 at Mulago hospital to Ssekabaka Muteesa II and Sarah Kisosonkole of the Nkima clan. He has not yet acquired the Twin, his Home (Nnyumba) is called Muzibwazaalampanga and he has no Jjembe yet.

He took over the throne in1993 and still rules up to today. He has had different Prime Ministers who include Johoash Mayanja Nkangi of the Mutima clan, Joseph Mulwanyammuli Ssemwogerere of the Lugave clan, and Daniel Muliika of the Nyonyi NamuÃ...‹Ã...‹ona and currently the Prime Minister is Amb. JB. Walusimbi of the Ffumbe clan. He is married to Nnabagereka Sylvia Nagginda of the Musu clan and together they have a daughter Ssangalyambogo Katrina.
During His Majesty's formative period, he attended Buddo Junior School. As a young Prince, he was introduced to cultural exposition of the Baganda by staying in homes of prominent Chiefs for some time and also had private tuition at his father's palace. He later left the country for the United Kingdom for further studies and upon completion he worked as a Journalist with the South Magazine which was published by Chief Abiola of Nigeria.

He returned to the country in 1986 after 20 years to take up his cultural responsibilities as a traditional leader of his Kingdom. He spearheads all development activities in the Kingdom including education, economic empowerment, social, health and cultural sectors.

On 31st July 1993, His Majesty was enthroned as the 36th King of Buganda.