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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..

He was born to Ssekabaka Ndawula and Nakidde of the Ngo clan and his Royal sister Nawatti. His Twin was called Ssimbwa, the Home (Nnyumba) was called Kiryangokibi and the Jjembe was called Kasajja.

He ruled from 1805 and 1807 and his Prime Minister was Ssebanaakita of the Mmamba clan. His tombs are found at Sserinnya (Buwanda- Luteregga) in Busiro. He had seven wives who included the following;

1) Nabunnya Nassaza of the Ngeye clan
2) Nabuuso of the Butiko clan
3) Kikome Kaddulubale of the Mmamba clan
4) Namisango of the Musu clan
5) Nakisinde of the Kkobe clan
6) Naggonzi of the Nyonyi clan
7) Nankonyo of the Nyonyi clan

His children included

  1. Bbengo,
  2. Mulere,
  3. Wasswa,
  4. Kato,
  5. Kirabe and
  6. Princess Namirembe.