Welcome to Buganda Kingdom Official Website

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..

1427 - 1457

He was born to Ssekabaka Nakibinge and Najjemba of the Ggonge clan and his Royal sisters (Balubuga) were Nkinzi and Luwedde. His sacred Twin (Omulongo) was called Lukungo, his Home (Nnyumba) was called Bazibumbira and his Jjembe was called Siimuwuune.

Prime Minister (Katikkiro)

1).  Busungwe of the Ngeye clan.


1) Nanfuka of the Ngeye clan
2) Nakkazi of the Mmamba clan
3) Nabbanja of the Mbogo clan.


1).  Kigulu

2).  Ggoogombe

3).  Lulume

4).  Kajjebedde

5).  Kawaali.

Ssekabaka Jjemba lived for a very long time in that all his children died before him and he died at the age of 112 years.

His tombs are found at Mubanga in Busiro.