Kibuye, Uganda

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Kibuye, Uganda
Kibuye, Uganda is located in Kampala
Kibuye, Uganda
Kibuye, Uganda
Map of Kampala showing the location of Kibuye.
Coordinates: 00°17′37″N 32°34′23″E / 0.29361°N 32.57306°E / 0.29361; 32.57306Coordinates: 00°17′37″N 32°34′23″E / 0.29361°N 32.57306°E / 0.29361; 32.57306
Country Uganda
RegionCentral Uganda
DistrictKampala Capital City Authority
DivisionMakindye Division
Elevation
1,180 m (3,870 ft)
Time zoneUTC+3 (EAT)

Kibuye is an area within the city of Kampala, Uganda's capital.

Location[edit]

Kibuye is bordered by Katwe to the north, Nsambya to the east, Makindye to the south, Ndeeba to the west, and Mengo to the northwest. This location is approximately 3 kilometres (2 mi), by road, south of Kampala's central business district.[1]

Overview[edit]

Kibuye is a low-income residential area, with emphasis on entertainment. Due to its proximity to the slum in Katwe and the business suburbs of Ndeeba and Makindye, Kibuye is a combination of these environments. There are numerous bars, pubs and nightclubs clustered in a fairly confined area of the city. As is the case with neighboring Katwe, Kibuye has a high crime rate.[2]

Points of interest[edit]

The following points of interest lie in or near Kibuye:

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Google (18 January 2021). "Road Distance From Amber House, Speke Road, Kampala, Uganda And Kibuye, Makindye Division, Kampala, Uganda" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved 18 January 2021.
  2. ^ Kiwawulo, Chris (2 April 2009). "140 Suspected Criminals Rounded Up". New Vision. Archived from the original on 4 April 2009. Retrieved 17 June 2014.
  3. ^ Ojwee, Dennis (3 February 2009). "Fire Destroys Gulu IDP Camp". New Vision. Archived from the original on 17 June 2014. Retrieved 17 June 2014.
  4. ^ Paul Kiwuuwa, and Halima Shaban (3 January 2005). "Vendors' Strike Paralyses Owino Market". New Vision. Archived from the original on 10 February 2005. Retrieved 17 June 2014.
  5. ^ Kiwuuwa, Paul (3 September 2006). "Kibuye, Faith Trust Win Music Festivals". New Vision. Archived from the original on 17 June 2014. Retrieved 17 June 2014.

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