What is the meaning of Kamunye?
The word Kamunye is a Luganda word that means eagle. The Eagle is the common name for many large birds of prey of the family Accipitridae.
In Uganda, however, the word Kamunye is largely used to refer to shared public 14 seater commuter taxis normally of Toyota Hiace make.
The word Kamunye is sometimes used interchangeably with another word Kigege even though the two do not actually mean the same.
Kamunye generally refers to all 14 seater public taxis while the Kigege was just one model of such taxis.