Kanyanya

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Kanyanya
Kanyanya is located in Kampala
Kanyanya
Kanyanya
Map of Kampala showing the location of Bwaise.
Coordinates: 00°22′25″N 32°34′38″E / 0.37361°N 32.57722°E / 0.37361; 32.57722
Country  Uganda
Region Central Uganda
District Kampala Capital City Authority
Division Kawempe Division
Elevation 1,200 m (3,900 ft)
Time zone EAT (UTC+3)

Kanyanya is a neighborhood within the city of Kampala, Uganda's capital.

Location[edit]

Kanyanya is bordered by unincorporated Wakiso District to the north, Mpererwe to the east, Kaleerwe to the south and Kawempe to the west. This location is approximately 9 kilometres (5.6 mi), by road, north of Kampala's central business district.[1] The coordinates of Kanyanya are:0°22'25.0"N, 32°34'38.0"E (Latitude:0.373620; Longitude:32.577223).[2]

Overview[edit]

Kanyanya is predominantly a middle-class residential area.[3] Small business establishments, such as petrol stations, restaurants and bars appear at major intersections and along Kampala-Gayaza Highway.

Points of interest[edit]

The following points of interest lie within or near Kanyanya:

  • Kanyanya Police Station - An establishment of the Uganda National Police
  • Twin Heritage Museum - A private art museum owned by renown artist, Augustine Mugalula Mukiibi.[4]
  • Kampala Quality Primary School (KQPS) - A private, mixed, boarding elementary school[5]
  • Karibu Inn - A restaurant & bar[6]
  • Grayce Records Limited - A private recording studio owned by Ugandan music producer, Henry Kiwuuwa[7]
  • Greenfield Gardens Limited - A private, indoor and outdoor, middle-class, family restaurant & bar.[8]
  • Tonnet Agro Engineering Company Limited (TAECL) - A company that manufactures agro-processing machinery[9]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Map Showing Kampala And Kanyanya With Distance Marker". Globefeed.com. Retrieved 15 June 2014. 
  2. ^ Google, . "Location of Kanyanya At Google Maps". Google Maps. Retrieved 15 June 2014. 
  3. ^ Newvision, Archive (31 October 2008). "Plush Bungalow for Abbey Mukiibi". New Vision. Retrieved 15 June 2014. 
  4. ^ Basudde, Elvis. "Mugalula Mukiibi: Turning Art Into Heritage". New Vision Mobile. Retrieved 16 June 2014. 
  5. ^ Kajoba, Nicholas (24 July 2009). "Kampala Quality Primary Turns 10 Years". New Vision. Retrieved 16 June 2014. 
  6. ^ Newvision, Archive (16 September 2006). "Please Save Us From Karibu!". New Vision. Retrieved 16 June 2014. 
  7. ^ Ssemutooke, Joseph (18 February 2010). "Kiwuuwa's Midas Touch". New Vision. Retrieved 16 June 2014. 
  8. ^ Bazanye, Ernest. "Greenfields: Fine Food, Good Service And Ambience". New Vision. Retrieved 16 June 2014. 
  9. ^ Kasozi, John (7 September 2010). "Improving Quality: A Machine That Sorts, Grades Grain". New Vision. Retrieved 16 June 2014. 

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Coordinates: 00°22′25″N 32°34′38″E / 0.37361°N 32.57722°E / 0.37361; 32.57722