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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 Jjuuko and Nandawula Kabeŋŋano of the Nseenene clan and his Royal sister was Zansanze. His Twin was called Lukungo, his Home (Nnyumba) was called Batandabezaala and the Jjembe was called Siimuwuune. He ruled from 1742 to 1772 and his Prime Minister was Nsobya of the Ffumbe clan. His tombs are found at Musaba in Busiro but his body was laid at Merera. He had seven wives who included the following;

1) Nabisubi of the Mmamba clan
2) Naggujja of the Njovu clan
3) Nakidde Luyiga of the Ngo clan
4) Nakikulwe Namirembe of the Ngo clan
5) Nakyomubi of the Mmamba clan
6) Nampanga of the Butiko clan
7) Nazaaluno of the Ffumbe clan.

His children included

  • Kagulu,
  • Tebuucwereke,
  • Musanje,
  • Ggolooba,
  • Kikulwe,
  • Mawanda,
  • Princess Ndagire Ndege,
  • Kikulwe,
  • Kyomubi Ssegaamwenge,
  • Luyenje and
  • Bezaaluno.