Welcome to Buganda Kingdom Official Website

The Kingdom of Buganda is situated in the Central region of the country known today as Uganda. It is right in the heart of Africa astride the Equator and in the North West shores of Lake Victoria and it's also the source of the great river Nile. Buganda Kingdom is the home to the nation's political and commercial capital city Kampala as well as the country's main International airport Entebbe.

The Kingdom's equatorial climate provides plentiful sunshine which is moderated by relatively high altitude. Since it's near Lake Victoria, it's mean annual temperature ranges from 16 degrees 25 degrees Celsius. Daytime temperature averages between 8 degrees to 10 degrees Celsius warmer than night temperatures. Rainfall is evenly distributed around the area and the mean annual rainfall often exceeds 2100 millimeters. The area is warm rather than hot and temperatures vary little throughout the year.The Baganda had a centralised system of government which by 1750 was the most well organised More..

Buganda Investments and Commercial Undertakings Limited (BICUL)BICUL takes up its core role of a holding company of the Kingdom that owns stakes in various companies involved in production of goods or services for the benefit of the Kingdom. 

As a holding company, BICUL will allow the reduction of risk for:-

  • The Kabaka of Buganda while promoting ownership and control of a number of different companies where opportunities will have been identified, assessed and sanctioned by the relevant authorities. 

  • The BICUL structure separates the legal ownership from the trading risks by creating or/and investing in a series of companies that buy and sell beneath a corporate BICUL that will deal with the corresponding firms’ legal, banking, property and investment interests.
  • The Kingdom’s ownership is vested in BICUL, but the financial accounts and management are organized separately in each trading arm.