Mbarara, Uganda

Mbarara, Uganda
February 16, 2018 David Kamanzi

IBB Talks Event: East Africa Tour
Mbarara, Uganda
Wednesday, May 15 and 16, 2018 from 9:00 till 12:00

About Mbarara

Mbarara is a town in the Western Region of Uganda. It is the main municipal, administrative, and commercial center of Mbarara District and the site of the district headquarters.

In 2002, the national census estimated the population of the town at 69,400. The Uganda Bureau of Statistics (UBOS) estimated the population at 82,000 in 2010. In 2011, UBOS estimated the mid-year population at 83,700.   In August 2014, the national population census put the population at 195,013.

Mbarara came from behind and developed to surpass Entebbe, Masaka, Gulu, and Jinja as the second-largest town in Uganda after Kampala and also second to Kampala in importance, industry, and infrastructure,[6] 3rd largest town in Uganda by population after Kampala and Kira and the fastest growing town in Uganda followed by Gulu.

Starting with 2000, modern buildings have been established including malls, arcades, plaza, and hotels. Modern hospitals have also been constructed including Mbarara Hospital, which is now a National Referral Hospital, Mbarara Community Hospital a private hospital located in Kyamugorani, Kakiika Division,  and Mayanja Memorial Hospital located in Nyamityobora Kakoba Division.

On 7 August 2015 the Uganda cabinet approved Mbarara Municipality alongside other 5 municipalities to be granted a city status. As of 14 August 2015, the town is waiting for the approval of the parliament and the President.


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Tower of Faith Church, MBarara, Uganda

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Tuesday, May 15, or Wednesday May 16, 2018, at 9:00 AM till 12:00 PM

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