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Kansanga

Kansanga

Map of Kampala showing the location of Kansanga.

Coordinates: 00°17′19″N 32°36′27″E / 0.28861°N 32.60750°E / 0.28861; 32.60750

Country  Uganda
Region Central Uganda
District Kampala Capital City Authority
Division Makindye Division
Time zone EAT (UTC+3)

Kansanga is a location in Kampala, Uganda's capital and largest city.

Location

Kansanga is bordered by Kabalagala and Kisugu to the north, Muyenga to the northeast, Kiwafu to the east, Bbunga to the southeast, Konge to the south, Lukuli to the southwest, Kibuye to the west and Nsambya to the northwest. The road distance between Kampala's central business district and Kansanga is approximately 8 kilometres (5.0 mi). The coordinates of Kansanga are:00 17 19N, 32 36 27E (Latitude:0.2885; Longitude:32.6075)

Overview

During the 1950s and 1960s Kansanga was primarily a middle-class residential neighborhood. During the 1990s the neighborhood transformed into an upscale residential area and began to accommodate corporate entities like Kampala International University and International University of East Africa. Today, the area is cosmopolitan, with Internet cafes, residential apartments, upscale residential estates and as one proceeds north along Ggaba Road, Kansanga merges into Kabalagala, with its restaurants, bars and nightclubs.

Points of interest

The points of interest within or near Kansanga include:

Photos

  • Photo of a Kansanga Pepper Garden and Owner

See also

References

External links

  • Kansanga Miracle Center Website
  • Kampala International University Homepage
  • Rainbow International School Website
  • St Augustine International University

Coordinates: 00°17′19″N 32°36′27″E / 0.28861°N 32.60750°E / 0.28861; 32.60750

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