Uganda is a landlocked country located in East Africa known as “the Pearl of Africa” and for their world famous mountain gorillas. Its geography is very diverse, consisting of volcanic hills, mountains and lakes. It is known for the beautiful Lake Victoria which is the largest freshwater lake in Africa and the source of the River Nile. The capital of Uganda is Kampala and it is built around seven hills. There are at least 32 languages spoken in Uganda, but English and Swahili are both official languages, but on the radio every day you can hear programming in over 20 languages.