Rushere, Uganda

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Rushere is located in Uganda
Map of Uganda showing the location of Rushere
Coordinates: 00°12′41″S 30°56′12″E / 0.21139°S 30.93667°E / -0.21139; 30.93667
Region Western Region
Sub-region Ankole sub-region
District Kiruhura District
Elevation 1,340 m (4,400 ft)
Time zone EAT (UTC+3)

Rushere is a town in Kiruhura District in the Western Region of Uganda.


Rushere is approximately 22 kilometres (14 mi), by road, southeast of Kiruhura, where the district headquarters are located.[1] This is approximately 82 kilometres (51 mi), by road, northeast of Mbarara, the largest town in the Ankole sub-region.[2] The coordinates of Rushere are 0°12'41.0"S, 30°56'12.0"E (Latitude:-0.211385; Longitude:30.936655).[3]

Points of interest[edit]

The following points of interest lie within the town limits or close to the edges of Reshere:

  • offices of Rushere Town Council
  • Rushere Community Hospital, a 200-bed community hospital affiliated with the Church of Uganda.[4]
  • Rushere central market
  • factory and offices of Vital Tomosi Dairy Limited, a diary processing company.[5]
  • State House Rwakitura, about 10 kilometres (6 mi), by road, directly north of Rushere.[6]


  1. ^ GFC (21 March 2016). "Distance between Kiruhura, Western Region, Uganda and Rushere, Western Region, Uganda". (GFC). Retrieved 21 March 2016. 
  2. ^ GFC (21 March 2016). "Distance between Rushere and Mbarara, Western Region, Uganda". (GFC). Retrieved 21 March 2016. 
  3. ^ Google (21 March 2016). "Location of Rushere, Kiruhura District, Western Region, Uganda" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved 21 March 2016. 
  4. ^ RCH (21 March 2016). "Welcome to Rushere Hospital". Rushere: Rushere Community Hospital (RCH). Retrieved 21 March 2016. 
  5. ^ Vital Capital (2 April 2014). "Vital Capital Invests in Uganda-based Tomosi Dairy Farms and Ghana-based Prabon Community Project (Sub-Saharan Africa)". Quoting Vital Capital. Retrieved 21 March 2016. 
  6. ^ "Distance between Rushere, Western Region, Uganda and Rwakitura Kraal, Nyabushozi, Western Region, Uganda". (GFC). 21 March 2016. Retrieved 21 March 2016. 

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Coordinates: 00°12′41″S 30°56′12″E / 0.21139°S 30.93667°E / -0.21139; 30.93667