Kagulu of Buganda

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Ssekabaka Kagulu Ntambi Tebukywereke
Kabaka of Buganda
Reign 1734 - 1736
Predecessor Ndawula of Buganda
Successor Kikulwe of Buganda
Born Uganda
Died 1736
Lake Nalubaale
Burial Bbuga, Busiro
Spouse Name unknown
Father Ndawula of Buganda
Mother Namasole Naggujja

Kagulu Ntambi Tebukywereke was Kabaka of the Kingdom of Buganda, between 1734 and 1736. He was the twentieth (20th) Kabaka of Buganda.

Claim to the throne[edit]

He was the eldest son of Kabaka Ndawula Nsobya, Kabaka of Buganda between 1724 and 1734. His mother was Naggujja of the Njovu clan, the second (2nd) of his father's seven (7) wives. He ascended to the throne upon the death of his father. He established his capital at Bulizo.

Married life[edit]

He married one wife, who bore him two sons.


  • Prince (Omulangira) Kayima Ssekindi
  • Prince (Omulangira) Sematimba. Prince Sematimba had a son; Prince (Omulangira) Kayemba Sekitamu. Prince Sekitamu, in turn had two sons: (a) Prince (Omulangira) Lubugu and (b) Prince (Omulangira) Sekitamu. He had a son: (A) Prince (Omulangira) Name Unknown. The unknown prince in turn had a son: Prince (Omulangira) Kikindu. Prince Kakindu died before 1939, having had a son; Prince (Omulangira) Isaaka Yali-Aseka.

The final years[edit]

Kabaka Kagulu Tebukywereke was deposed by his sister, Princess Ndege, the Nassolo. He fled to Buto. He was killed by drowning in Lake Nalubaale, on the orders of Nassolo.[1] His body was retrieved and buried at Bbuga, Busiro.[2]

Succession table[edit]

Preceded by
Ndawula Nsobya
King of Buganda
Succeeded by
Kikulwe Mawuba

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "The Life of Kabaka Kagulu". Royalark.net. Retrieved 5 October 2014.
  2. ^ "Kabaka Kagulu Tebukywereke Is Buried At Bbuga, Busiro". Buganda.com. Retrieved 5 October 2014.

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