Bugembe is a town in Jinja District, Eastern Uganda. It is the seat of the Kingdom of Busoga, one of the four constitutional mornachies in Uganda, which is coterminus with Busoga sub-region.
Location [ edit ]
Bugembe is located approximately 8.5 kilometres (5.3 mi), by road, northeast of Jinja, the largest city in the sub-region.
The town is located on the highway between [1 ] Jinja and Iganga. The coordinates of Bugembe are:00 28 03N, 33 14 30E (Latitude:0.4675; Longitude:33.2415).
Population [ edit ]
In 2008, the Uganda Bureau of Statistics (UBOS), estimated the population of the town at 30,600.
In 2011, UBOS estimated the mid-year population of Bugembe at 33,100. [2 ] [3 ]
Landmarks [ edit ]
The landmarks within the town limits or near the edges of town include:
The offices of Bugembe Town Council
The headquarters of the
Kingdom of Busoga Bugembe
Police Barracks Nakanyangi Primary School
Jinja Lake View Primary School
Nakanyonyi Girls' Primary School
St. Thaddeus Secondary School
Bugembe Central Market
Bugembe Health Center
St. Florence Secondary School
Vic View High School
Wanyange Girls' Secondary School
External links [ edit ]
See also [ edit ]
References [ edit ]
Coordinates: 00°28′03″N 33°14′30″E / 0.46750°N 33.24167°E