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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 Prince Musanje and Nalugwa of the Ndiga clan and the Royal sister was Nnaayimbabuna. His Twin was Lukungo, the home (Nnyumba) was called Kiryangokibi and the Jjembe was called Kasajja. He ruled from 1807 to 1811and his Prime Minister was Kagali of the Nvuma clan. His tombs are found at Muyomba in Busiro but his body was laid to rest at Mareera hill. He had six wives who included the following;

1) Basuuta of the Nseenene Clan
2) Najjuuko of the Butiko clan
3) Nalubowa of the Ngo clan
4) Nalunga of the Nvuma clan
5) Nakangu of the Mmamba clan
6) Nawanguma of the Ngabi clan.

His children included

  1. Kateragga,
  2. Ngabo and
  3. Kibooli. Namugala loved sports and used to play the game of wrestling.