Buganda, a kingdom monarchy within present day Uganda, controls territory bordering Lake Victoria from the Victoria Nile to the Kagera river.
Uganda becomes a British protectorate.
Commercial cultivation of cotton begins.
Uganda becomes independent.
The East African Community, made up of Tanzania, Uganda, and Kenya, is inaugurated with the intent of creating a common East African passport and flag, as well as an integrated economy and monetary system.
A United Kingdom oil explorer announces that he has discovered a major oil field in Uganda.