from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- The capital and largest city of Uganda, in the southern part of the country on Lake Victoria. It grew around a fort established in 1890. Population: 1,180,000.
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- proper n. capital, and largest city in Uganda
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- n. the capital and largest city of Uganda on the north shore of Lake Victoria
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I first met Tajudeen in Kampala in 1994 during the 7th Global Pan African Congress where he was crowned Secretary General of the movement.
Now, the situation in Kampala has caused a premature announcement (of sorts) for this service.
Fresh Apples, who has been posting updates since the riots began, reports that the government posted guards at the CBS radio masts on Buziga Hill in Kampala:
Any news I am receiving on the situation in Kampala I am getting from Twitter, Facebook and blogs.
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GayUganda, who also lives in Kampala, describes the riots:
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Araalingua, an American living in Kampala, collected a number of Facebook status updates from friends in the city:
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