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Climate change: France calls for global action
Agriculture takes a leap forward at Bonn Climate Talks
Does Uganda's 'open door' policy on refugees set an example for the rest of the world?
'This Fraud Must Stop': How a Green Norwegian Company is Using Climate Change to Exploit ...
Uganda's coffee trade in danger from drought, climate change
Uganda: Government Sets Ambitious Targets in Shs21.9 Trillion Budget
Nigeria: Paris Climate Change Agreement - How Has Nigeria Fared?
Uganda: MPs Asked to Expedite Climate Change Law
How Idi Amin of Uganda fought climate change
In Uganda, anti-GMO scare tactics even taint conventional hybrid crops
Worst-case global warming scenarios not credible: study
AfDB couches Africa water ministers ahead of World Water Forum
“Fight for Integration not for Positions” – President Museveni
Uganda: Government to Develop Irrigation Policy
IPS is pleased to name Sally Nyakanyanga as the Star of the Month
Climate change law in offing
Forests fall, animals die, desert looms: Uganda's burning problem – in pictures
Africa: Keeping Up with Climate Change - Climate Zoning as a Tool to Fight Hunger
Uganda: Legislators Oppose Recovery of 4981 Hectare Forest Land
Why Uganda needs to go off-grid
Nantaba earns millions selling carbon credits through forestry
How to save beans in the face of climate change
When Kenya's poison easily became lucky Uganda's meat
Kenya: When Kenya's Poison Easily Became Lucky Uganda's Meat
East Africa: Changing Climate Pushes Producers to Alternative Energy
Uganda: Saleh Demands Ban On Export of Unprocessed Grains
COMMENT: Uganda's climate change policy
Kenya's climate change plan leaves out poor people - lobbies
Act now before we face an environment catastrophe
Waste, pesticides and climate change pose alarming threat to food security, Dubai event hears
Involve indigenous people in climate change fight
Uganda bids farewell to FAO Country representative
Uganda, Switzerland milk cultures captured in international exhibition
Uganda: Therapy Dogs Heal Traumatised Survivors of Brutal Ugandan War
Over 180 job offers in today's New Vision
Parliament scrutinizes environmental bill 2017
Uganda: Parliament Scrutinizes Environmental Bill 2017
Well handled, coffee can take Uganda to next level
Coffee revolution looks set to transform Uganda
Uganda: Coffee Revolution Looks Set to Transform Uganda
Africa's First NDC Partnership Plan Established in Uganda
Welcome to this week's eco@africa
Way to Go: Climate change
Study predicts wildlife of Africa's Albertine Rift will be threatened by climate change
Study predicts wildlife of Africa's Albertine Rift will be threatened by climate change
Climate change activist, Walker set to walk 370km
Monitor joins walk to plant million trees
Gaps in our earth journalism
Climate Smart Agriculture, combating climate change across Africa
Study of climate change could lead to understanding future of infectious disease
Study of climate change could lead to understanding future of infectious disease
There is urgent need to sensitise population on climate change
Water week climaxes with multi-celebrations
Archbishop Lwanga calls for sustained security in Easter message
Climate change threatens maize output
Uganda, a country located in the sub-Saharan Middle East of Africa, with a population of nearly 44 million people, calculated by World-O-Meters, possesses powers beyond their own knowledge to alter the effects of global warming. The knowledge and education about sustainable energy sources is ...
The researchers led by Gertrude Kenyange, a private consultant discovered that the UNFCCC (United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change) is not yet domesticated by Uganda. In addition, the ILO Convention 169 on Indigenous and Tribal Peoples, 1989 is yet to be ratified by Uganda.
A Ugandan-German partnership between Christian Service International and Ndejje University is using maize spindles as waste biomass to produce briquettes. Uganda has a huge problem with deforestation, with much of the wood being used to cook food. So the partnership persuaded local farmers to ...
Over 30 years after their displacement, the Batwa people is still largely landless and many Twas find themselves having to re-create settlements in the forests. The article below highlights the harsh conditions of living and the consequences of climate change on the indigenous peoples of Uganda, who ...
“Not even the remotest corner of the Commonwealth remains unaffected or unthreatened by the impacts of climate change. ... the Revd Niyongere Pierre Celestin, an Anglican priest in Uganda; Archbishop Ron Cutler, of Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island in Canada; the Bishop of Edmonton, Jane ...
The State Minister for Environment Mary Goretti Kitutu has said Uganda's forest cover has been depleted to 8% up from 24% in 1990s, attributing it to human encroachment for ... All other organisations ought to take part in planting trees as a priority to manage the climate change challenges,” said Kitutu.
To make his point at the highest levels, Jarvis climbed two of the mountains during the Paris climate talks of 2015 and beamed into the conference once from the Carstensz Pyramid then six days later from the Ruwenzori mountains in Uganda, offsetting his carbon emissions along the way naturally.
He also predicted that at that rate, Uganda would not have any forest in the next 40 years. This situation also ushered in a number of environmental problems, such as devastating impacts of climate change and soil degradation, degradation of water shades, and food insecurithy due to very bad drought.
To start with, Uganda is drought-prone, and maize is a thirsty crop. WEMA maize is drought-tolerant, making it part of the climate resilient agriculture the country desperately needs to adapt to global warming. WEMA maize is also insect-resistant too. Originally bred to defeat the corn borer pest, it also ...
In 1992, the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), the intergovernmental treaty, was adopted as the basis for a global response to tackle the challenges posed by climate change. With 195 Parties, the convention enjoys near-universal memberships. The ultimate ...
KAMPALA - When Global Research Agency Mercer released the City ... We also launched the Kampala Climate Change Strategy and currently ...
Behind Uganda's lush beauty, climate change is looming large. Dubbed 'the Pearl of Africa' for its stunning nature, this verdant east-African nation is ...
Behind Uganda's lush beauty, climate change is looming large. Dubbed "the Pearl of Africa" for its stunning nature, this verdant east-African nation is struggling to deal with the prolonged dry seasons and more intense rainfalls that have become the new normal. “Rain has become my enemy. When it ...
At Kampala weather station, 1,418mm of rainfall was recorded in 2001 ... Environmental degradation has resulted into climate change, also referred to ...
... effects of climate change. “Earth system models give us a sense for the scope and magnitude of the problems we face,” Deborah Lawrence said. “We looked at where heat stress will occur and compared it with where people are likely to be. “For example, more than 70 million people in Uganda and ...
Millions of Kenyans and Ugandans will experience extreme heat stress later this century as a result of climate change, a new US scientific study warns ...
They range from climate change, incurable crop diseases, a fast growing ... Uganda is the largest producer of banana and sweet potato in Africa.
“There is a big deficit and it is evident when one takes any direction from Kampala. The land is bare and the effects of climate change are more felt due ...
While the Bonn Climate Change Conference saw some progress on the ... 10 May 2018: The UN Climate Change Conference concluded following ... of people, killing dozens, in Ethiopia, Kenya, Somalia, Tanzania and Uganda.
A Ugandan and German team called 'Agali Awamu' has developed an ... to climate change through emissions and deforestation, and damage health.
But when floods hit in countries like Uganda as is happening right now, you ... In the context of climate change, adaptation refers to the wide range of ...
Uganda, like other countries in the world, is experiencing climate change. This is manifested mainly in the form of rising temperatures, erratic and ...
The conference brought together civil society groups from Kenya, Uganda and ... Kioli said climate change knows no colour, creed or economic status of ... Kioli said Kenya's economy is vulnerable to the effects of climate change.
In the global fight against climate change, one tool is proving increasingly ... litigation across 13 countries, including the U.S., Pakistan and Uganda.
t seems obvious that climate change has – and will – cause human conflict and the ... Climate change can play a role in forcing people to migrate. ... Kenya, Mozambique, Rwanda, Somalia, Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda and Zimbabwe.
... Nation building, Interest and Identity, Climate change, Intra-state conflicts, ... CDF Muhoozi in a group photo with officers from UPDF, Uganda Police, ...
KAMPALA. Environmentalists have called upon Ugandans to lead the fight against climate change by defending the wetlands and the entire ...
Lawrence Biyika Songa, the chairperson of the Uganda Parliamentary Forum on Climate Change explains that climate change impact in Uganda is ...
Waste to wealth: Revolutionising health financing in Uganda ... From Waste to Wealth: Sustainable wastewater management in Uganda - 2014; ... mitigate the impact of climate change, salary augmentations and ultimately advance ...
There are also new threats looming large on the horizon, including climate change, infrastructure development and the ever-present spectre of ...
We must not let education become the forgotten casualty of climate change ... shocks, as was found in studies in Pakistan and Uganda after natural disasters there. ... It is vital that we understand the threat posed by climate change to ...
Climate Change is real, says Dr Virginia Burkett, Chief Scientist, Climate & Land Use Change, USGS. Check how USGS is studying the possible ...
Sabina is among the women Uganda Red Cross targeted to empower ... says Stephen Opolot, Uganda Red Cross Climate Change and Adaptation ...
CLIMATE CHANGE. KAMPALA- The Chinese saying that a journey of one thousand miles begins with one step was repeated on Tuesday at Hotel ...
The Ugandan Government approved the plan to deliver on the country's commitments to advance the Paris Agreement on climate change; Plan ...
BY SAMUEL NABWIISO. KAMPALA, UGANDA- Uganda has released its strategy to deliver on commitments under the Paris Agreement, in a blueprint ...
She said climate change is affecting different sectors in Uganda and pointed out that agriculture on which most people depend as the worst affected ...
26 June 2018: Uganda has signed the first Nationally Determined ... the SDGs and on commitments made under the Paris Agreement on climate change. The 'Uganda NDC Partnership Plan' lists five priority areas identified by the ...
Uganda's national climate change policy and its implementation strategy focus on using adaptation to reduce vulnerability. The country has made ...
Mr Amayo notes that the impact of climate change is more felt in northern Uganda, which has become the main supply of charcoal for the rest of the ...
East Africa's cities need to plan for climate change flooding now ... a climate scientist with the UK Met Office, during a recent meeting in Kampala.
Kampala — Environmental activists have asked government to set up ... Ms Christine Kaaya, a climate change advocate, attributed the low prices to ...
As one of the countries cooperating under the Conference of the Parties (COP 16) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, ...
KAMPALA – The United Nations Development Programme has handed over vehicles, motorcycles and computers to Uganda to help various ...
Why fighting climate change is a patriotic call for youth ... championship for all secondary schools in Uganda under a theme “fighting climate change ...
The walk dubbed ‟Walk Uganda in one hour for Climate Change,” is expected to start at Mabira Eco site on the side facing Jinja and will be ...
KAMPALA - Climate change is real and its effects are visible globally. Many organisations are teaming up to help mitigate its effects and those to do ...
... Authority, Kampala Capital City Authority, Uganda Bureau of Statistics and United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF), identified climate change and ...
Uganda, nestled in the center of East Africa, has a remarkable wealth of ... global agricultural production is unsustainable and climate change is, to a ...
Mr Sempala is expected to coordinate efforts of Climate Reality Project is helping society strive together to implement solutions to climate change in ...
The commissioner in charge of climate change at the Ministry of Water and Environment, Mr Chebet Maikut, said Uganda is on the right path to ...
Bachelor's/Master's students environment related course or professional qualification in climate change, energy, environment or natural resource ...
Artists and Activists Rise to Fight Climate Change ... Mânitow Sâkahikan territory in Canada, the Pacific Islands, Europe, Uganda and Indonesia.
Climate change: Experts draw lessons from locals ... the Parliamentary Forum on Climate Change and government officials in Kampala this week.
The Uganda National Household Survey 2016/2017 showed that almost ... Kadaga urged the Parliamentary Forum on Climate Change to prioritize ...
Uganda, and the African continent at large, needs typical agricultural ... It will not be about water or climate change, but seed,” Prof Nhamo said.
In Uganda, climate change is expected to bring less rainfall overall, while shifting its distribution between seasons and increasing water evaporation ...
... discover how residents in the UK have kept fracking at bay. Plus, we visit a group of students in Uganda who are using plants as natural pesticides.
Trapped in such environmental hazard, Kampala Capital City Authority ... These efforts are financed under the Kampala Climate Change project ...
KAMPALA, Sept. 21 (Xinhua) -- Uganda government employees on Friday converged at different locations across the country in a nationwide drive ...
Uganda Unveils Its Climate Change Indicators and Communications Strategy: The Government of Uganda launched its new strategy to spread ...
Ugandans are beginning to feel the effects of climate change. ... Certainly, the fight against climate change should be a concerted effort from all right ...
Kampala. The Seeds of Gold farm clinic will be heading to Ngetta Zonal ... Institute, said northern Uganda still faces problems of climate change.
She is part of a class team working on a project to turn Kampala into ... Chebet Maikut, Uganda's commissioner for climate change, tells IPS that ...
VIDEO: French Envoy Stephanie Rallies Uganda for Kampala Geopolitics Conference ... Is there still hope for global citizens to fight climate change?
The report by UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) ... Mr Maikut said at the sidelines of Post COP23 feedback meeting in Kampala.
The world must drastically reduce its meat consumption in order to avoid devastating climate change, scientists said Wednesday in the most thorough ...
(CBS19 NEWS) -- A University of Virginia climate change expert has been selected ... She projects Uganda will eventually see 127 days a year in that ...
Uganda, being an agrarian economy, has in the recent past been hit hard by climate change. The 2015-2016 drought left millions of people without ...
The Country Director of Sasakawa Global 2000 Uganda Dr Nyamutale ... “Uganda, like other countries, is facing the challenge of climate change but ...
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Uganda is undoubtedly one of the countries in Africa that is most vulnerable to climate change. In the world, Uganda is ranked as the 27th most ...
The Uganda Red Cross Society has today launched a three months ... districts whose lives remain at stake due to adverse effects of climate change.
... of the CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food ... and Great Lakes Coffee in Arabica coffee growing regions in Uganda.
KAMPALA, Oct. 18 (Xinhua) -- Uganda Red Cross, a relief organization, on Wednesday launched an appeal for over 5,000 families in the eastern part ...
Uganda Red Cross, a relief organization, on Wednesday launched an appeal for over 5,000 families in the eastern part of the country that are at risk of ...
Uganda Red Cross launches emergency appeal to support Bududa ... These battle with effects of climate change almost every year and there is ...
Trapped in the effects of climate change comprising floods, droughts and ... Middlemen from Mbale, Kampala and neighbouring countries happen to ...
She urged development partners in Uganda to continue supporting efforts towards climate change mitigation and enhancing food security by investing ...
On October 8, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), an international body of scientists for climate change, sounded yet another ...
Bank of Uganda deputy governor Luis Kasekende has advised Ugandan ... currently when most of the countries are experiencing climate change.
The parties also agreed to strengthen the ability of countries, especially poor ones like Uganda, to deal with climate change impact and funding ...
Efforts by the Nigerian government on its fight against climate change ... Togo, and Uganda with the Agence Française de Développement (AFD) as ...
Last week, while attending the “7th African Conference on Climate Change and Development in Africa” in Nairobi – Kenya, organised by the United ...
Uganda's briefing paper at the 22nd Conference of Parties to the United Nations Convention on Climate Change in 2016, noted that the snow on ...
The mayor also highlighted the salient areas of the Kampala Climate Change Action Strategy which was designed in 2016 under the aegis of the ...
Walking against climate change, Ayeni starts 370km trek ... It will take the team of walkers led by Ayeni, 10 days to walk from Kampala to parts of ...
Tough choices for Uganda landslide survivors ... Exacerbated by climate change, deforestation, a growing population living off the land, and years of ...
MBARARA, Uganda, Nov 10 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - When ... As climate change and illegal human activity in the swamps curb their food ...
As climate change and human activity in wetlands have reduced the primates' food sources, they are raiding fields. By Fredrick Mugira. MBARARA ...
Buhikire was shocked by how people in southwest Uganda's Mbarara ... As climate change and illegal human activity in the swamps curb their food ...
... finalists for the 2018-19 “Climate Change Needs Behavior Change” contest. ... Solar Sister (USA/Nigeria/Tanzania/Uganda) - Empowering women ...
Rapid population growth and poor infrastructure have put two out of three cities in Africa at "extreme risk" of the threats posed by climate change, ...
Agriculture in Uganda is mainly rain-fed, therefore, weather and climate are the main drivers of production. Climate change and variability exacerbate ...
The walking expedition led by Geoffrey Walker Ayeni from Kampala to ... The walker started walking to raise awareness on climate change last year by ...
The walker started walking to raise awareness on climate change last year by walking from Kampala via Tirinyi and Mbale before concluding his walk ...
Uganda is likely to face more disruptive weather changes in the coming years as a result of global warming if nothing is done to reverse the trend.
Gulu, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | Agriculture can provide jobs to ... harvesting technologies to combat climate variability and climate change is ...
It has been a culture in Uganda that people litter anyhow. That bill will cater for that. I also urge Parliament to support climate change bill when it ...
“Despite the fact that it rains in most parts of the country, 80 percent of Uganda has a rainfall deficit due to Climate Change and evaporation, there is ...
Africa and Israel join hands in battle against climate change ... Owen Singura from Uganda said that there has been extreme weather in his country ...
KAMPALA – As climate change threatens natural resources like fodder for feeding cattle, a principal scientist has said insects could be the ideal ...
Climate change could undermine Uganda's roads. Climate change has been one of the internal factors that continue to undermine economic ...
This is part of Karamoja, a hotspot for climate change impacts bordering on Kenya and South Sudan. For decades, the sub-region has been ...
CLIMATE CHANGE: Government, partners design resilience mechanisms ... Launching, the plan in Kampala today, Agriculture Minister Vincent ...
An Assessment study on Uganda Vulnerability to Climate Change shows that crops such as Coffee, Rice, and Maize are to be more affected by ...
The government of Uganda through the Ministry of Agriculture Animal Industry and Fisheries (MAAIF) has launched the National Adaptation Plan for ...
Africa Paying a High Price Due to Climate Change ... Kampala, Uganda, whose population will grow 5,1 percent till 2035; Dar es-salam, Tanzania (4 ...
The smaller, poorer nations that will bare the devastating brunt of climate change are pushing for richer states to make good on the promises they ...
As the impact of climate change continues to grow worldwide, farmers are ... Other GMO plant varieties bred by Ugandan scientists include bananas ...
The new entrant to the list of catalysts of price fluctuations is climate change ... Despite the fact that Uganda has got a number of companies that offer ...
Illegal traders in tree products load a truck with bags of charcoal in northern Uganda. “Uganda loses 90,000 hectares of forest cover every year.
The event which will take place under the theme; “combating climate change through environmental protection, a patriotic call for all Ugandans” is ...
28 November 2018: The Government of Uganda has launched its first ever National Adaptation Plan for the Agriculture Sector (NAP-Ag), which aims ...
The Ugandan government has launched its National Agricultural Sector Adaptation Plan (NAP-Ag) for climate change. It consists of at least 21 ...
CLIMATE-As world leaders meet in the chilly Polish city of Katowice for the UN conference on climate Change, the Ugandan delegation hopes these ...
Dastan Onyango, 53, says: "I should have left this area long time ago. The conditions just keep getting worse. When it starts shining, it is like God is ...
KAMPALA- The Swedish embassy in Uganda on Wednesday 12 December won the Diplo 4 Climate change award in Kampala. The awards were ...
Architects Worldwide Invent Groundbreaking Waterborne Solutions To Climate Change, Part 4 ... This will be followed by Kampala in Uganda. Olthuis ...
Vatican Christmas concert will support refugees in Iraq, Uganda ... to escape wars, miseries caused by social injustice and climate change,” the pope ...
So as the impacts of climate change take grip, it is women who must be on ... In my country – Uganda – women already walk up to six hours a day to ...
The Special Report on 1.5 degrees Celsius released by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate change (IPCC) warns that the planet is heating up ...
Last week, the international conference on climate change took place in ... I applaud the government of Uganda for reiterating its commitment in ...
There are modules created on the effects of climate change on glaciers, ... New Delhi and Uganda and was shared at the Katowice climate change ...
Ketty Adoch a Ugandan innovator in the Agriculture sector has been named among ... Joseph Cook, UK, climate change: AI at the Ends of the Earth.
To combat the growing threat of climate change, the Ugandan Government promised to restore 2.5 million hectares of forest by 2030 as part of the ...
In Uganda, there were at least 17 “land grabs” since 2000 with contracts ... natural resources such as “forests” that mitigate effects of climate change.
In his speech, Rt Hon Dr Ruhakana Rugunda, Prime Minister of the Republic of Uganda, said: “Through associating with IRENA, Uganda has ...
Scientists and the international world are not the only ones calling for action on climate change these days. Farmers in Uganda are observing changes ...
Uganda spends about $550m in foreign exchange annually through importation of cars. Besides, at a time when global warming is threatening our ...
Executive director of Oxfam International since May 2013, Byanyima is a Ugandan-born aeronautical engineer, politician, and diplomat. With various ...
At the 2018 United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP 24) meeting last December in Katowice, Poland, four former presidents of UN talks ...
France Lends Shs 1.1 Trillion to Uganda for Water, Sanitation Projects ... and Uganda with positive impact on social inclusiveness and climate change, ...
... from both France and Uganda with a positive impact on social inclusiveness and climate change, symbolized by AFD's slogan “a world in common”.
Minister of State for Environment, Mary Goretti Kitutu, has said Uganda is set ... to nutrient and water cycling, climate change mitigation and adaptation.
In the face of the increasing threat posed by changing climate patterns, the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and government of Uganda are ...
By identifying a few 'climate change champions' in the farming community in the Mukono District in Uganda, about 25km east of Kampala, and training ...
Though climate change is complex, there is a simple, disturbing fact: we ..... especially in my country Uganda, students are starting to get informed.
In Uganda, farmers face increasing exposure to risks associated with ... patterns, suffering from severe drought and the effects of climate change.
Oyam — Government working with residents of Oyam District has endorsed a proposal to plant more than 240,000 trees in a bid to mitigate the effect ...
The Ugandan branch of organizers CARE Nederland tweeted that “'actors…should make sure to integrate climate change and disaster risk reduction ...
... The Netherlands and Uganda to call for greater government action on global warming, inspired by young Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg, ...
... of the Paris Agreement on climate change, supporting national monitoring and evaluation for climate change adaptation in Colombia and Uganda, ...
Since Uganda is heavily dependent on rain-fed agriculture, it is believed that the most impact of climate change will be decreased agricultural ...
They join students in the US, Australia, The Netherlands and Uganda to call for greater action on global warming, in actions inspired by 16-year-old ...
Even without GMOs, Uganda can beat food insecurity, New FAO boss ... Antonio Querido, the new Uganda country representative for the Food and ... about these issues, elimination of hunger, climate change and biosafety.
Ultimately, climate change will have significant negative impacts on the ... Since Uganda is heavily dependent on rain-fed agriculture, it is believed that ...
Since Uganda is heavily dependent on rain-fed agriculture, the belief is that the major impact of climate change will be decreased agricultural ...
The committee in its report acknowledges that climate change which is ... “The committee observes that Uganda could, like other countries decide to ...
Thousands of young climate change activists around the world have ... Meet @NakabuyeHildaF a student from Kampala International University who ...
The Kasese district wants to protect the Rwenzori Mountain glaciers and help counter climate change. That's why they're promoting renewable energy.
Climate change has always been a major challenge in Uganda especially in the northeastern part of the country like Karamoja, where many people ...
A new study conducted by KCCA in 2018 under the Kampala Climate Change Project funded by EU showed that levels of this pollution are beyond ...
Christine Kaaya, the programmes coordinator for Uganda's parliamentary forum on climate change, says each of the major rivers, streams and ...
Dr. Munang said that climate change has grossly affected agriculture ... “Uganda is one the countries that produce a lot of cassava worldwide but ...
In January, Vanessa Nakate, 22, started leading strikes in Kampala, Uganda, and in Ontario, ... Sierra: When did you first learn about climate change?
Young people schooling 'old guard' on climate change .... In Uganda, Johnmary Kavuma founded Upcycle Africa to provide low-income earners with ...
Byanyima: “Where I come from in Uganda, we are seeing the impacts of climate change already … droughts, flooding, droughts, flooding, farmers lose ...
Climate change affects more than just the weather and news cycles. ... and in Uganda, the local word for bananas – matooke – is also the word for ...
The goals also include Goal 13 which is about combating climate change. Ayeni's walk will also contribute to SDG 15 that aims to protect and restore ...
They connected climate change and the solution which they strongly ... the ones most impacted by emergencies,” said Tara Agaba from Care Uganda.
Uganda has one of the youngest population in the world with 77 per cent of its population being under 30 years of age according to Uganda Bureau of ...
Students in countries including Australia, Thailand, Uganda and the United ... school to demand that their governments act against climate change.
Ilhan Omar's Daughter Leading Climate Change School Walkouts in U.S. ... The U.S. climate change walkouts are part of a larger worldwide climate ... Germany, Australia, Ireland, Poland, Thailand, Colombia, and Uganda have ...
22-year-old climate activist Vanessa Nakate protests in front of Uganda's ... and deforestation — all of which are connected to climate change.
Sometimes alone, sometimes with her friends or siblings, the 22-year-old has been protesting on the streets of the Ugandan capital, Kampala, coming ...
Meet the Young People Organizing a Massive Climate Change Protest ... Young people in nearly 100 countries, including China, Uganda, New ...
Young climate activists are hoping to spark a widespread dialogue about climate change, following in the footsteps of their peers in Parkland, Florida, ...
... but also in low- and middle-income countries like Colombia, India and Uganda. ... According to surveys, young people give higher priority to climate change ... committed to mass mobilization against the threat of climate change.
As climate change becomes more of a reality, bringing uneven seasons, ... In Uganda, scientists have developed a GM banana resistant to bacterial ...
Today's global climate change strike is the biggest environmental protest in ... From a 14-year-old activist in Uganda to a 16-year-old striker from ...
Students are skipping class to protest climate change inaction; here are their ... the country including here in the Bronx walk out to protest climate change, ... Students in countries including Australia, Thailand, Uganda and the United ...
Water hyacinth has choked off large parts of water bodies on the continent, including Lake Victoria, a fresh water lake that straddles Kenya, Uganda ...
Image from the March for Climate Change which went from Stephen's ..... change at Najjanankumbi young christian school in Kampala, Uganda, ...
Teens across the country are walking out of school for climate change ... the world were planned in countries including China, Chile, and Uganda, ...
Students protesting worldwide for a call to action on climate change ... Students in countries including Australia, Thailand, Uganda and the United ...
In the capital, Kampala, activists said their main demonstration was blocked by officials. The “school strike” movement for climate change action has ...
... from Australia, South Korea, Kenya, Uganda, Finland, the United Kingdom, ... Climate change is considered the greatest threat against humanity.
Students stage global protest to speak out on climate change inaction ... on climate change at Najjanankumbi young christian school in Kampala, ...
Hundreds of thousands of students in more than 2,000 cities from Australia and Uganda to Germany and Italy left their classrooms on Friday, March 15, .... "We're angry at the lack of government leadership on climate change," they ...
From Edinburgh to Sydney and Uganda to the United States, millions of children put down their books yesterday to march for climate change.
Hundreds of thousands of students in more than 2000 cities from Australia to Uganda and Germany left the classroom on Friday to protest government ...
The walk by Ayeni will also create awareness about the need to protect the environment, restore ecological systems and fight climate change.
The world's youth make their voices heard on climate change | Editorial ... They walked out of classes in Berlin, and in Baltimore, and in Kampala, ...
... from the United Kingdom, Australia, South Korea, Kenya, Uganda, Finland, the ... Climate change is considered the greatest threat against humanity.
Hundreds of Students Skip Class to Protest Climate Change ... Students participated in the strike across over 100 countries, from Uganda to France to ...
Pallisa District in Eastern Uganda has for long suffered the harsh effects of drought and famine and drought as a result of climate change. Pallisa has ...
Meet the Young People Organizing a Massive Climate Change Protest” ... “Young people in nearly 100 countries, including China, Uganda, New ...
Schoolchildren call out our inexcusable climate change negligence ... Today, the existential threat of climate change is staring us all in face, but our ... such as India, Uganda and the Philippines, protesting peacefully and expressing ...
... government to ensure that all natural resources are protected against encroachers if Uganda is to survive the consequences of global warming.
How We Are Empowering Barley Farmers in Uganda ... Here she discusses the day-to-day impact of climate change and how farmer training and ...
Born in the Caribbean island of St Thomas, Charlemagne and his family have personally suffered the powerful effects of climate change, after ...
Ms. Rivoal in her remarks said she was concerned about global climate change and vicious violence, like the one witnessed in New Zealand recently, ...
The intense heat is increasingly frequent globally due to climate change. The Uganda National Meteorological Authority (UMNA) says dry spell ...
Managing safety of food-chain is a big issue for Uganda's health ... With global warming, insects are more robust and take longer to die because of the ...
Uganda Solar Energy Association (USEA) has Thursday launched a web portal ... as well as enhance access to information on solar energy in Uganda. ... life puts the country at risk of environmental degradation and climate change.
Cyclone Idai shows the deadly reality of climate change in Africa ... In Uganda, for example, a new field will be exploited, the fruit of the cooperation ...
Uganda Solar Energy Association (USEA), an independent not-for-profit ... puts the country at risk of environmental degradation and climate change.
As Uganda joins the rest of the world to mark the World Water Day, today's ... And with Uganda experiencing the incipient signs of global warming as ...
Solar vendors under their umbrella body the Uganda Solar Energy ... life puts the country at risk of environmental degradation and climate change.
At the event, the Bank's Director for Climate Change, Anthony Nyong, said ... including the Côte d'Ivoire and Uganda, as well as other stakeholders.
Ben Sheardown from Whave Solutions said “The residents of Uganda are already beginning to experience the effects of climate change. The services ...
They learnt from scientists working under the Global Climate Change Alliance (GCCA) in Uganda implemented by Food and Agriculture Organisation ...
Uganda: Conservationists Walk 470 Kilometres to Save Zoka Forest ... He added: "We are mindful of climate change and other massive effects of ...
Uganda has been experiencing what some would call a minor heat wave, with some places like Packwach district registering temperatures of up to 30 ...
... simmering between India and Pakistan. A Chinese built dam begins to power Uganda. Diagnosing a painful disease, and climate change flooding.
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MAKERERE – The Ambassador of Japan to Uganda H.E. Kazuaki Kameda ... the issue of climate change and sustain agriculture,” said Mr. Kameda.
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I would like to authoritatively state that the Greater Kampala Economic Development Strategy does not affect the administrative boundaries of ... deliberate efforts to promote tourism in the GKMA, which can create millions of jobs from exploiting the rich untapped tourism potential; and effective city and ...
Uganda relies on its wildlife and natural resources to support its economy, growth and development through tourism. Wildlife conservation and sustainable use are therefore paramount for the country's global development objectives,” says TRAFFIC's Alessandra Rossi, author of the assessment.
Being a member of the Mubare (or M-group), the first habituated gorilla group in Uganda to be introduced to tourism 25 years ago this month, Kanyongi is a fitting mascot for the company. “I knew him since he was born 20 years ago,” recalls Gladys fondly. “He was a playful silverback who always liked ...
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Sadly, Kanyongi died earlier this year following a fight with a rival silverback, but his legacy continues - in both the cups of steaming espresso brewed in Entebbe and the continuing success of gorilla tourism in this East African country. Along with neighbouring Rwanda and the DRC, Uganda is home to ...
The deputy Executive Director Uganda Tourism Association, Mr Herbert Byaruhanga, described the incident as very unfortunate, noting that it is a big blow to the country's tourism sector. Conservationists have expressed concern over the declining number of lions in the country with current estimations ...
The deputy Executive Director Uganda Tourism Association, Mr Herbert Byaruhanga, described the incident as very unfortunate, noting that it is a big blow to the country's tourism sector. "It will affect the tourism sector very much because lions are among the top animals that attract tourists into the area.
Hangi said before the death of the 11 lions, Uganda had an estimated 400 lions, with 100 of them residing in Queen Elizabeth National Park. Lions are a key tourism attraction in Uganda's national parks. Tourism is Uganda's main foreign exchange earner. It contributed up to 1.35 billion U.S. dollars to ...
... eleven lions at Hamkungu fishing village in Queen Elizabeth National Park in Kasese district. It is said that the three lionesses and eight cubs were poisoned. The Authority says that with a population of about 400 lions in the whole country, this incident is a huge blow to the Uganda's tourism sector.
Conservationists believe the pride had attacked a cow close to Queen Elizabeth National Park, one of the country's main tourist destinations. They were found dead ... Tourism is one of Uganda's most lucrative industries, with each lion estimated to be worth more than $15,000 in annual revenue. Herbert ...
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The Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) spokesperson, Simplicius Gessa, revealed Thursday that the lions had been found dead around Hamukungu fish ... He assured visitors that Uganda's National parks are safe for visitors with all the attractions therein that we are naturally gifted with as a country.
The big cats are a huge tourist draw. A WCS investigation found that each lion in Queen Elizabeth National Park generated roughly $13,500 per year for Uganda's economy. Tourism is a huge economic driver for the country, contributing heavily to employment, foreign investment and foreign exchange ...
The April, 20 event is expected to attract competitors from Kenya, Tanzania, Rwanda, Burundi and Kampala. Saturday and Sunday April 20-21. FIM Central Africa Enduro & 4x4 championships. In a bid to promote domestic tourism, the Enduro Club of Uganda will host the first round of the FIM Central ...
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Eleven lions were found dead in the popular Queen Elizabeth National Park, said Jossy Muhangi, a spokesman for the Uganda Wildlife Authority. The deaths are a "big blow" to the park, which depends heavily "on promises to tourists that they are likely to see lions," he said. The park in the country's ...
Ugandan wildlife officials have long called for the eviction of communities within the park's boundaries, leading to conflicts between herdsmen and wild animals. The dead lions are believed to have been poisoned after attacking livestock. Tourism is a major source of revenue for Uganda's government, ...
April 13 (UPI) -- Wildlife and tourism officials in Uganda said they suspect intentional poisoning caused the deaths of 11 lions -- including eight cubs -- this week. Bashir Hangi, communications manager of the Uganda Wildlife Authority, said officials found the dead pride of lions in the fishing village of ...
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In line with the terrible news of the malicious killing of 11 lions in Queen Elizabeth National Park (8 cubs and 3 females), confirmed by the Uganda Wildlife Association (UWA), the Association of Uganda Tour Operators (AUTO) issued the following statement condemning this act. A UWA official said that it ...
Frank Mwesigwa has been knifed from his post as Kampala Metropolitan Police Commander and moved to head the tourism police department to ensure tourists don't get killed in hotels and lions don't get poisoned by angry farmers. This comes as new Inspector General Of Police Martin Ochola ...
Ugandan wildlife officials have long called for the eviction of communities within the park's boundaries, leading to conflicts between herdsmen and wild animals. Mr Simplicious said the deaths would have a negative impact on Uganda's tourism industry, which heavily relies on the country's rich wildlife to ...
Mwesigwa replaced Assistant Inspector General of Police Abbas Byakagaba in July last year and has headed the unit for less than a year. The Inspector General of Police Martin Okoth Ochola appointed Moses Kafeero as new KMP commander. Frank Mwesigwa will now head the Tourism Police.
Conservationists are mourning the death of 11 lions that were killed with poison in a national park in Uganda. ..... The authority said in a statement: “The minister, tourism, wildlife and antiquities, Professor Ephraim Kamuntu, ED UWA, Sam Mwandha and other officials will address the media and public ...
Mr Ochola has replaced Kampala Metropolitan police commander, Frank Mwesigwa with Mr Moses Kafeero who has been commandant for the police Staff ... Mr Mwesigwa who replaced AIGP Abbas Byakagaba, in June 2016 has been appointed commander for Tourism police whereas Mr Lawrence ...
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The Minister of Tourism Ephraim Kamuntu told the community in Hamukungu fishing village, an enclave in the park, that there will be repercussions if it discovered that they were responsible for the deaths of the lions. In Uganda lions can be found in Queen Elizabeth, Murchison falls and Kidepo national ...
... transfer changes in police command and leadership recently made by IGP Martins Okoth-Ochola, CP. Moses Kafeero Kabugo has been appointed as the new Kampala Metropolitan Police Commander replacing CP. Frank Mwesigwa who also assumes office as the new Commandant Tourism Police.
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“On behalf of the board, management and entire membership of the Association of Uganda Tour Operators (AUTO), we condemn this malicious act as devoid of moral character by one serial enemy of tourism,” a statement from AUTO reads in part. “AUTO is asking the Government of Uganda to support ...
Not only traversing East Africa with its finest sounds, the Mashariki Music tour will also raise awareness and funds toward the conservation of the Ugandan Mountain Gorilla alongside the Uganda Tourism Authority. With an estimated 880 left in the wild, the critically endangered species calls South ...
Lions and other big cats like cheetahs and leopards are an important tourism attraction in Uganda. They are second only to the mountain gorilla as the most-sought-after species. Tourism is Uganda's main foreign exchange earner. It contributed up to 1.35 billion dollars to the export basket in 2016.
Kabesiime, a Wildlife Campaigns Manager at World Animal Protection made the comment at a time when the country's tourism sector is in shock after the poisoning of 11 lions in Queen Elizabeth National park in Western Uganda. According to media reports, the big cats were killed by cattle keepers who ...
"We condemn in the strongest terms possible such an act of deliberately killing animals," Ephraim Kamuntu, Uganda's tourism and wildlife minister, said. "It is... unfortunate that such an economically vibrant resource is maliciously being exterminated by selfish Individuals that are negative towards the ...
Mr Simplicious said the death of the lions would have a negative impact on the country's tourism industry, which relies heavily on Uganda's rich wildlife attracting millions of visitors every year. Ephraim Kamuntu, Uganda's tourism and wildlife minister, said: "We condemn in the strongest terms possible ...
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Hence, the sudden death of 11 #tree-climbing lions in a national park in #Uganda has got the authorities worried. The animals were ... ensure the safety of the animals. The abundance of wildlife attracts tourists and loss of animals will often affect the tourism potential of the Sub-Saharan African regions.
The carcasses of 8 cubs and three lionesses, all from the same pride, were found scattered in the fishing village of Hamukungu, in southwest Uganda, last week, according to Uganda's Ministry of Tourism, Wildlife and Antiquities. The lions are suspected to have eaten poisoned meat given to them by ...
Uganda strives to save lions following poisoning ... The death of 11 lions in Uganda's Queen Elizabeth National Park left many conservationists perturbed on whether the east African country was making ... Lions and other big cats like cheetahs and leopards are an important tourism attraction in Uganda.
Even the carcasses of 2 cubs and three lionesses, all by the same pride, which were found scattered in the fishing village of Hamukungu, in southwest Uganda, a week, according to Uganda's Ministry of Tourism, Wildlife and Antiquities. The lions have been supposed to possess eaten poisoned meat ...
Kamuntu said that “nature tourism” is worth $1.4 billion to Uganda's economy. That's more than 5 percent of its annual gross domestic product, according to the United Nations. But in a country where each person's share of that total works out to less than $650, the loss of a herder's livestock to big cats ...
That's why the news out of Uganda is troubling: A suspected poison attack has killed 11 lions in Queen Elizabeth National Park. ... same pride, were found scattered in the fishing village of Hamukungu, in southwest Uganda, last week, according to Uganda's Ministry of Tourism, Wildlife and Antiquities.
Mr Simplicious said the death of the lions would have a negative impact on the country's tourism industry, which relies heavily on Uganda's rich wildlife attracting millions of visitors every year. Ephraim Kamuntu, Uganda's tourism and wildlife minister, said: “We condemn in the strongest terms possible ...
Addressing journalists in Kampala, Ephraim Kamuntu the Tourism minister, said together with the Work Bank funded Competitive Enterprise Development Programme (CEDP) they expect the ground breaking ceremony for the construction works to begin next month even as funding has been slashed.
Lions and other big cats like cheetahs and leopards are an important tourism attraction in Uganda. They are second only to the mountain gorilla as the most-sought-after species. Tourism is Uganda's main foreign exchange earner. It contributed up to $1.35 billion to the export basket in 2016. Minister ...
The Ministry of Tourism has said the World Bank has reduced funding for construction of the Jinja based Hotel and Tourism Training from the initial $13m (Shs46.2b) to $7m (Shs25.2b). Addressing journalists in Kampala, Ephraim Kamuntu the Tourism minister, said together with the Work Bank funded ...
Ambassador Asuquo said he had the knowledge, the experience and exposure to govern the state, adding that the current administration in the state had failed to provide the dividends of democracy in all sectors, including agriculture, housing, health, education and tourism. Asked why he would not ...
The Commissioner of Police (CP), Baryamwisaki, replaced Amos Ngabirano, who recently resigned his position in the Uganda Police Force (UPF). ... In Kampala, Ochola moved CP Frank Mwesigwa to head Tourism Police and replaced him with Moses Kafeero formerly, the commandant at the Police ...
That's how Uganda ended up with five netball coaches! Need I mention that the team also had five members of parliament? At the end of the day, government will have spent nearly Shs 5bn by April 14 when the games end, with almost a quarter of that going on officials' travel expenses, per diem, and ...
“We are just battling to restock rhinos and cheetahs,” lamented the Association of Uganda Tour Operators (AUTO) board chairperson Barbra Adoso. “The law ought to punish the guilty heavily, that way they will serve as examples to others those hoping to amass wealth through the same means.”
The project is also supporting tourism competitiveness development. Tourism is currently the leading export earner for Uganda, whose potential has not been fully exploited. The project is supporting interventions in policy development, product development, packaging and promotion, capacity building ...
KAMPALA -- Certain quarter from Uganda's tourism industry have called on the government to jail for life the culprits who poisoned 11 lions in the Queen Elizabeth National Park to serve as a deterrence. The visibly furious industry officials asked the government to take the four suspects to Luzira ...
China accepted to share its experience with Uganda in developing special economic zones, industrial parks and other development projects. The two countries also agreed to strengthen cooperation in such fields as infrastructure development, mutual investments and tourism. As the old saying, a friend ...
Some of Uganda's players as David Oringa, Simon Ayella, Boris Aguma have already confirmed their participation. Uganda Tennis Association has partnered with International Tennis Federation along with Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA), Uganda Tourism Board (UTB), Kinetic Management, ...
Small things to fix in Uganda tourism. By Website. Added 19th April 2018 04:58 PM ... Email Address to receive a Free Newsletter. While tourism managers are always asking for billions of shillings to boost the industry, New Vision TV looks at the small things which require fixing to make a big difference.
And then added, "which I find would go great lengths to boost our tourism industry, if we could focus on promoting and exporting such local culture." This would contribute to offsetting our trade imbalance. You were talking about foreign trade policy, earlier, no? Is this something you think the foreign trade ...
“A restaurant is an integral part of the tourism industry to the extent that you have good cuisine. What unites us all as East Africa is tourism. When tourists come here, they will spend on food and drink. It serves a variety of and adds value to a tourist's stay in Kampala,” he said. Joyce Mcharo, country ...
This is the adorable moment a baby gorilla tried to play hide and seek with a tourist in the Ugandan forest as he tries to steal her coat. The playful primate grabbed hold of the woman's coat while she was on a hike to visit the endangered species in the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest in Uganda. The country ...
Kampala, Uganda | GODFREY SSALI | The Inspector General of Police Martin Okoth Ochola on Friday promoted the team of eleven Uganda police ... Tourism Uganda (@Tourismuganda) April 20, 2018 ... “Despite the entire struggle, you didn't fail the Uganda police force, the country and the continent.
Regional culinary competition, Gorilla Highlands Silverchef, competition will for the first time take place in Kigali, on Saturday April 28, at the Kigali Marriott Hotel, bringing together 16 chefs from Rwanda, Uganda and Congo,. Tourism, conservation, media and development professionals from the three ...
A robust criteria can be developed and this can fast-track sports infrastructure development powered by the private sector. With committed institutional financing of sports activities, Uganda has every potential to rule the world. In this way, other sectors such as tourism will also be promoted by default.
“This is what Ugandans should do. And today (Sunday) I have emulated this culture by taking my German friends on a tour around Kampala. Many of us live in Kampala, but we never get time to tour the seven hills of our city. It is a shame that people from other countries know our country better than us,” ...
His statement was presented to the Parliamentary committee on Finance by Kasese Municipality MP Robert Centenary, the shadow minister for Tourism, Wild Life and Antiquities. The lawmaker wants the government to tap into the informal sector for taxation by formulating and implementing policies that ...
“As we all know east or west home is the best, today we embark on a new journey as I sign as the Uganda Tourism ambassador. I'll work hand in hand with all tourism departments to promote our tourist attractions, and I'll continue flying the Uganda flag so high with God grace and mercy. Thank you MY ...
.t the beginning of his career, many people doubted him, and claimed he wasn't measurable to any of the Ugandan artistes who were making it big back then. Today, we can stand on our toes and say Eddy Kenzo has made Uganda one of the proudest mothers that ever existed. He has now been made ...
The UWA top management refuted allegations that the population of Uganda's lions has gone down and that as a consequence, this will affects the tourism sector in the country. Stephen Masaba the Director of Tourism at UWA said the country has good number of big cats. “The incident that happened in ...
Professor Ephraim Kamuntu, Uganda's Minister of Tourism, Wildlife and Antiquities ( in the middle) with other officials holding a copy of the guidelines for ... Kampala, Uganda-- The Ministry of Tourism Wild Life and Antiquities has developed Wild Life offences guide manual to help prosecutors and ...
Honoured to host the next Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) to be held in 2020, Rwanda will be the next nation in East Africa to host the Commonwealth Summit after 2007 CHOGM held in Uganda. Rising as Africa's unique tourist destination by its gorilla and nature conservation ...
Uganda and Rwanda tightly control the number of tourists who trek to see gorillas, releasing just eight permits per gorilla family per day. In Rwanda, a single permit now costs $1,500, yet they still sell out. And mountain gorillas have become one of responsible tourism's conservation success stories.
“As we all know east or west home is the best,” he said. “ Today we embark on a new journey as I sign as the Uganda tourism ambassador. I shall work hand in hand with all tourism departments to promote our tourist attractions and I'll continue flying the Uganda flag so high with God's grace and mercy.
Jinja, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | A ground breaking ceremony has taken place today to kick start the reconstruction of the Uganda Hotel Tourism and Training Institute (UHTTI) also known as the Crested Crane Hotel in Jinja. The re-development of Uganda Hotel and Tourism Training Institute is, ...
KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — Uganda has begun counting its population of critically endangered mountain gorillas amid confidence their numbers are steadily rising, boosting prospects for its tourism industry that relies heavily on the primates. The last census in 2011 showed the East African country had ...
The habituated gorillas — those comfortable in the presence of humans — in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park and nearby Mgahinga National Park have become Uganda's main tourist attraction. A gorilla tracking permit costs a tourist up to $600, and last year thousands paid for the opportunity to see ...
Jinja — A ground breaking ceremony has taken place today to kick start the reconstruction of the Uganda Hotel Tourism and Training Institute (UHTTI) also known as the Crested Crane Hotel in Jinja. The re-development of Uganda Hotel and Tourism Training Institute is, according to officials, aimed at ...
At the time of his death, Kabale has been the managing director of Bwera Training Institute, one of the colleges that are known for training students who serve in the hospitality and tourism industry. He has also been the Head of Laity at the St Peter's Nyakasanga Church of Uganda in Kasese town.
Gorilla trekking isn't cheap: a permit costs $600 dollars a day, with the revenues going to the Uganda Wildlife Authority. Gorilla tourism also provides thousands of locals with their livelihoods, from the mountain guides to the staff of the lodges dotted around the perimeter of the parks. It's widely regarded ...
Uganda has begun counting its population of critically endangered mountain gorillas amid confidence their numbers are steadily rising, boosting prospects for its tourism industry that relies heavily on the primates. The last census in 2011 showed the East African country had 480 mountain gorillas in two ...
KAMPALA, April 26 (Xinhua) -- Ephraim Kamuntu, Ugandan Minister for Tourism, Wildlife and Antiquities, has warned that proceeds from wildlife trafficking could be used to sponsor other global crimes like terrorism. Kamuntu was speaking in Kampala, Uganda's capital on Thursday during a meeting on ...
The real meaning behind top car company logos in Uganda Sandra Suubi mixes music and art: Most people know Sandra Suubi as the girl who won the Airtel Trace competition 2015 and went on to launch a fledgling music career. Not many know that Suubi combines her music with art. TOURISM
KAMPALA, April 26 (Xinhua) -- Tourists and conservationists will miss the joyous moments they have shared with Zakayo, Uganda's oldest known captive chimpanzee, after he died aged 54 on Thursday. According to Tourism Uganda, a Twitter handle run by the country's ministry of tourism through ...
On asking how come they knew of the former Ugandan president, “They said they had watched him in the movies killing people”. “Then it hit me that we could actually use these movies to promote our country,” Mwine said. Mwine's opinion is not that different from tourism operator Baker Masheta's, who ...
It is all mourning and sadness in the tourism industry, as we lay one of the oldest, yet pride of the country to rest. Zakayo, the Chimpanzee who has lived at Entebbe Zoo has passed away at the age of 54. WHAT KILLED ZAKAYO? We have celebrated all his birthdays with him, since the time he was taken ...
I'm currently gorilla-trekking in south-west Uganda, home to more than half of the world's mountain gorillas, and having a wonderful time. The gorillas themselves are nothing like the way they're depicted in popular culture – they are gentle and placid, like oversized koala bears. As I crouched in a glade ...
Elephants walk at Queen Elizabeth National Park in the western Ugandan district of Kasese, January 31, 2017. (Xinhua/Ronald Ssekandi). KAMPALA, April 27 (Xinhua) -- Ephraim Kamuntu, Ugandan Minister for Tourism, Wildlife and Antiquities, has warned that proceeds from wildlife trafficking could be ...
KAMPALA, April 27 (Xinhua) -- Tourists and conservationists will miss the joyous moments they have shared with Zakayo, Uganda's oldest known captive chimpanzee, after he died aged 54 on Thursday. According to Tourism Uganda, a Twitter handle run by the country's ministry of tourism through ...
The delegation met the Vice Governor of St. Petersburg, Mr Oleg Aleksandrovich Markov who assured the delegation about St. Petersburg readiness to cooperate with Uganda in several sectors including; Water and Enviroment , Health Sector , Education, Tourism and Hospitality , Transportation, ...
Senior government officials, including Mr Isaac Biluma Sebulime from the Foreign Affairs ministry and his counterparts from the Tourism and Local Government ministries, have since camped in the area and even interfaced with the leaders of the tenants as part of a plan to fast-track the project.
Zakayo's internal organs will be buried today while his body will be preserved at the Uganda Wildlife Education Centre in Entebbe. Several tour operators across the country eulogised Zakayo as the first Chimpanzee that boosted the tourism industry. Speaking to URN, Rashid Kiyimba, a tour operator ...
The delegation met the Vice Governor of St. Petersburg, Oleg Aleksandrovich Markov who assured the delegation about St. Petersburg readiness to cooperate with Uganda in several sectors including Water and Environment , Health Sector , Education, Tourism and Hospitality , Transportation, ...
Ugandan firm Roko Construction has begun reconstruction work on Uganda Hotel Tourism and Training Institute(UHTTI) in what officials say is aimed at “enhancing skills among the tourism sector's labor force to meet world class standards.” Also known as Crested Crane Hotel, the building consists of a ...
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Ugandan firm Roko Construction has begun reconstruction work on Uganda Hotel Tourism and Training Institute(UHTTI) in what officials say is aimed at “enhancing skills among the tourism sector's labor force to meet world class standards.” Also known as Crested Crane Hotel, the building consists of a ...
Zakayo's internal organs will be buried while his body will be preserved at the Uganda Wildlife Education Centre (UWEC) in Entebbe. Several tour operators across the country eulogised Zakayo as the first Chimpanzee that boosted the tourism industry. Speaking to this publication, Rashid Kiyimba, ...
It's not the first time the Uganda Tourism Ambassador, Eddy Kenzo is doing collaboration songs with artists from West Africa, we all remember the 'Mbilo Mbilo' remix which took the continent by storm, now the latest from the Kenzo camp is that he could be hitting the studio very soon to do a song with ...
Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | Rwanda has bagged the World Travel and Tourism Council's inaugural Global Leadership Award for its efforts to put tourism at the centre of economic and social development. The award, received on behalf of the country by Prime Minister, Edouard Ngirente, ...
The Gorilla Highlands Silverchef competition was launched in 2011 to promote culinary excellence in Uganda. Rwanda was brought on board two years ago when the geographical 'reach' of the Gorilla Highlands was expanded in a bid to promote the idea of having young chefs from resorts, safari ...
Niwagaba wants court to call UWA to explain to Ugandans circumstances under, which innocent lions in a National Park lost their lives. Figures from the 7th Annual Tourism Sector Performance Report indicate that tourism continues to be a pillar of Uganda's economy, contributing nearly Shs7.3b to ...
As with much of Kenya's tourism industry in general, tourism activities in Malindi are largely driven by women. The sector is growing in Kenya as a whole, but women who work in tourism say political insecurity combined with weak infrastructure support and a lack of clear policy guiding development have ...
According to statistics available at the Uganda Lodges, the company which manages, Eco Tourism in Budongo Forest at Kaniyo Pabidi Eco tourism site, there are over 500 visitors who visit Budongo Forest for chimp tracking, out of these, 45% of the visitors are locals and the 55% international tourists.
Interviews with new exhibitors, such as Luxe Worldwide Hotels, Russian Convention Bureau, Bravura Technologies, Uganda Ministry of Tourism, Caribbean Tours, and Lebanon Ministry of Tourism. • Major announcements at press conferences from Oman, C2, IAPCO, Malaysia, SITE, Colombia, Tel Aviv ...
TOUR Operators and Hoteliers in East Africa will now benefit from huge loans disbursed by the Commercial Bank of Africa (CBA), which intends to boost the travel and hospitality industries in Tanzania, Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda and South-Sudan. The timely decision by CBA comes just as Tanzania ...
Uganda has for the last three years had hopes to be ushered into the lower middle income bracket supported by the National Development Plan II targets. According to UN ... to 10 or 15 years ago? These are still largely three items including coffee, tourism, remittances and a few non-traditional products.
The primates are also a major source of tourism revenue to countries that host them. Hangi said tourists who come to see the gorillas contribute a considerable percentage to the Uganda's tourism revenue. Tourism is Uganda's main foreign exchange earner and the sector contributed up to 1.35 billion ...
With more than 51,000 followers her Twitter, Sarah Kagingo has used her account to promote the tourism potential of the country. While she is also known to paint a colourful picture of some of the ruling government's programmes, her main tweets now portray the picturesque scenes of the country, ...
This odd behaviour has drawn visitors to the park eager to watch big cat acrobatics. Geoffrey Baluku, a tourism consultant told The Independent on April 19 that the death of the 11 lions is a “national disaster.” Jimmy Kisembo, a conservationist who works as a lead ranger and lion monitor for the Uganda ...
Duli told The Independent that lions are one of the most iconic wildlife species for Uganda's tourism sector because every tourist who comes to Uganda would like to see a lion. "Lions are not very easy to see; they are very solitary animals and they are territorial and they hunt at night. So to be associated ...
“There is need for Uganda to explore alternative banking institutions that can meet the financial needs of majority of people, especially those that are engaged in production of goods and service,” reads part of the report discussed in parliament last week. And the sectors such as agriculture, tourism, ...
Between May 2006 and July 2007, 15 lions were also killed in the area in attacks blamed on landless herdsmen defending their cattle.. Niwagaba says lions cannot continue dying because of the negligence of the Uganda World Life Authority yet tourism is the country's leading foreign exchange earner.
"There is need for Uganda to explore alternative banking institutions that can meet the financial needs of majority of people, especially those that are engaged in production of goods and service," reads part of the report discussed in parliament last week. And the sectors such as agriculture, tourism, ...
UDB, a successor company to Uganda Development Bank, mainly lends to enterprises in key growth sectors of the economy such as agriculture, industry, tourism and housing, among others. The bank, which has had a fair share of poor performance in the previous years could be on the road to recovery ...
In south-western Uganda, sector investors are panicking following increased cancellation of mountain gorilla tracking bookings by tourists due to impassable roads to Bwindi Impenetrable and Mgahinga national parks. Tourism is a top foreign exchange earner and Uganda last year raked in $1.4b (Shs5 ...
Since 2006, Promote Uganda Ltd has been working with the Ministry for Foreign Affairs to install and maintain TV plasma screens in the Lobbies of Uganda Missions abroad. This later evolved into provision of promotional videos about different sectors of Uganda, ranging from tourism promotion to ...
Among the new exhibitors this year are the Russian Convention Bureau, the Uganda Ministry of Tourism, Caribbean Tours, the Lebanon Ministry of Tourism, Luxe Worldwide Hotels and Standard Hotels. Technology companies exhibiting for the first time include Bravura Technologies, Event Tech Tribe ...
Since 2006, Promote Uganda Ltd has been working with the MoFA to install and maintain TV plasma screens in the Lobbies of Uganda Missions abroad. This later evolved into the provision of promotional videos about different sectors of Uganda, ranging from tourism promotion to investment ...
PIC: (The chairman of China Africa Friendship Association of Uganda, Eng. Benon Mugarura (left), China's ambassador to Uganda Zheng ZhuQiang (centre) and Godfrey Kiwanda, state minister for tourism (right) during the launch of the second edition of the Dragon Boat Festival. (Credit: John Odyek)
KAMPALA - The Parliament budget committee chairman, Amos Lugoloobi, also Ntenjeru north MP, has urged Government to restructure the national ... Lugoloobi said, without restructuring the national budget to focus on production and wealth creating sectors such as agriculture, industry, tourism, and ...
In a new drive to promote Uganda's tourism and investments in technology, the foreign affairs ministry has signed a memorandum of understating (MOU) with ... “We will be able to get the latest material about Uganda which we will show with our missions abroad to promote the country,” said Ambassador ...
He also served as a Member of Parliament for 18 years and held various government posts as: Minister for Information and Tourism, Minister for Planning and Community Affairs, Minister for Agriculture, Forestry and Co-operatives, Minister for Health and was also General Manager of the defunct Uganda ...
For nearly a decade, Zakayo had remained a household name and most popular inhabitant of the zoo, and the most popular tourist attraction at the Uganda Wildlife Education Center (UWEC) in Entebbe. According to Lawrence George Opio, a Veterinary Doctor at the center, Zakayo's respiratory organs ...
Being a first cousin to former president Milton Obote, he easily joined Uganda People's Congress (UPC) party when it was formed. .... During his tenure as Minister of Information, Broadcasting and Tourism, Hon Adoko Nekyon started Uganda Television (UTV, the precursor to UBC), Uganda's first TV ...
PIC: Sudhir (secoend-right) and his wife Jyotsna Ruparelia seated with other VIP guests of the Gujarat Indian community in uganda during the Gujarat Diavas Day celebrations ... The initiative of celebrating state days aims at displaying the rich cultural heritage and tourism potentials of India's states.
Many African tourism ministers called for the African governments to prioritize tourism to reap maximum benefits from the sector. Ugandan tourism ...
CAIRO – 8 May 2018: The common Ministerial committee between Egypt and Uganda concluded its activities Monday, the final meeting included ...
Eager to get this year's Africa's Travel Indaba on the road, the brief opening ... Deputy mayor of eThekwini, Fawzia Peer, Deputy Minister of Tourism, ... Tourism KwaZulu-Natal, Durban Tourism, Zimbabwe, Namibia and Uganda.
Tourism Ministers from Angola, Kingdom of eSwatini, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe were joined by a panel of ...
The Utilities Court at Buganda road in Kampala has sentenced a customs ... species in the wild, which has greatly affected Uganda's tourism sector.
KAMPALA, May 8 (Xinhua) -- Uganda Free Zone Authority (UFZA), ... facilities, science and technology parks or a tourism development zone.
Uganda and Egypt will co-operate in different fields of agriculture as well. ... The Egypt Export Development Authority and Uganda Export Promotion Board ... trade and investment, tourism, agriculture, defence and security, transport, ...
At the 2018 Africa Travels Indaba, a tourism expo hosted by South Africa Tourism and attended by both tourism buyers and sellers from all over the world ... Steven Masaba of the Uganda wildlife Authority, highlights the fact that the Gorilla is Uganda's signature tourism attraction and all must be done to ...
Tourism Ministers from Angola, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe were joined by a panel of tourism experts to explore potential solutions to the challenges of regional integration. The discussions emphasised the need for increased commitment from all African states in ...
A legal battle followed for over a decade, but Kenyan professionals were concentrating on diverting the message into tourist numbers. That is why there is this adage: “The brave eat grass, victors bag trophies while the faint pray.” Surely, Uganda's tourism marketers are the faint type! Did I hear that some ...
“However, it is expected to recover on the back of high tourist arrivals, ... Uganda's capital, Kampala, also registered a solid performance in 2017 with ...
Russian Convention Bureau, the Uganda Ministry of Tourism, Caribbean Tours, the Lebanon Ministry of Tourism, Luxe Worldwide Hotels and ...
KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — Tens of thousands of Tanzania's ethnic Maasai people are homeless after the government burned their houses to keep ...
KAMPALA, Uganda — Tens of thousands of Tanzania's ethnic Maasai ... houses to keep the savannah open for tourism benefiting two foreign safari ...
KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — Tens of thousands of Tanzania's ethnic Maasai people are homeless after the government burned their houses to keep the ... Villagers in northern Tanzania's Loliondo area, near the Ngorongoro Crater tourism hotspot, have been evicted in the past year and denied access to ...
(KAMPALA, Uganda) — Tens of thousands of Tanzania's ethnic Maasai people are homeless after the government burned their houses to keep the savannah open for tourism benefiting two foreign safari companies, a U.S.-based policy think tank charged Thursday. Villagers in northern Tanzania's ...
KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — Tens of thousands of Tanzania's ethnic Maasai ... "As tourism becomes one of the fastest-growing sectors within the ...
Adoko Nekyon; politician of many firsts, dies at 86: Akbar Adoko Nekyon was Uganda's first minister of Information, Broadcasting, and Tourism in 1962, ...
KAMPALA, Uganda — Tens of thousands of Tanzania's ethnic Maasai people are homeless after the government burned their houses to keep the ...
Primate tourism is well-established in Uganda and Rwanda. Exactly one year ago, Rwanda doubled the cost of permits to visit mountain gorillas from ...
KAMPALA, Uganda - Tens of thousands of Tanzania's ethnic Maasai people are homeless after the government burned their houses to keep the ...
The attack will draw parallels with the massacre of eight western tourists, three of them Britons, kidnapped while gorilla trekking in Uganda's Bwindi ...
Kampala, Uganda: Tens of thousands of Tanzania's ethnic Maasai people are homeless after the government burnt their houses to keep the savannah ...
The Ugandan military on Saturday assured tourists that the country is safe amid reports of two British nationals being kidnapped in neighboring ...
KAMPALA, May 12 (Xinhua) -- The Ugandan military on Saturday assured tourists that the country is safe amid reports of two British nationals being ...
The woman who reportedly tried to save the two British tourists before she was killed ..... Primate tourism is well-established in Uganda and Rwanda.
A leopard that snatched and killed a three-year-old boy in Uganda has been ... according to a post from a staff member of the Ugandan tourism board.
Uganda already generates huge revenues in tourism from the ecosystems that is being threatened by the oil industry, which has potential to generate ...
Uganda: Lands Starts Shs20b Digital Demarcation ... Mr Lutaaya said the new system will also benefit other sectors, including tourism and transport. ... But we are yet to cover south-western Uganda, that is Kabale and Rukungiri," he ...
Mr Vincent Lutaaya Kimbowa, the officer-in-charge of Buganda cultural norms and tourism in Buddu County, says he is equally concerned about the ...
It's not the first time the Uganda Tourism Ambassador, Eddy Kenzo is doing collaboration songs with artists from West Africa, we all remember the ...
This does not come as a surprise as we all know that the Abryanz Style and Fashion Awards (ASFAs) is one of the most anticipated events in Uganda.
The suspension comes one day after the release of two British travelers and a ... There's no word yet on when the park will be reopened to travelers. ... oldest, covering 3,000 square miles on the border with Uganda and Rwanda.
Travel Alert: East African Countries issue deadly Ebola virus outbreak alert ... compared to its neighbors, Kenya has a big movement of travelers from Congo through its Busia and Malaba entry borders across Ugandan borderline.
The show floor boasts more than 40 new stands this year, including the Russian Convention Bureau, the Uganda Ministry of Tourism, Ras Al Khaimah, ...
... rugged mountains and volcanic plains adjacent to Rwanda and Uganda. Since tourism was relaunched in 2014, Virunga National Park – Africa's ...
ABIDJAN (Reuters) - Rangers said on Tuesday they had stopped tourists entering Democratic Republic of Congo's Virunga National Park during ...
Kamuntu Minister of Tourism was a colourful display of different Ugandan ... University which were most recently ranked first and second in Uganda.
The State Minister for Tourism, Godfrey Kiwanda, says government will hire there more public relations firms from China, Japan and Gulf states to ...
They can also visit more than 40 new stands from all continents including the Russian Convention Bureau, the Uganda Ministry of Tourism, Ras Al ...
The Uganda delegation was led by Ambassador Patrick Mugoya and included ... Water and Environment related issues and Energy, Tourism, Industry, ...
Kiwanda says government will also renew the contracts of the three firms. He says the overall assignment given to these firms is to leverage Uganda ...
In 2016, Uganda hired three PRs in German, UK and America to market the tourism sector with the aim of bolstering the number of foreign tourists.
Uganda will spend at least $1.2 million (Shs 4.4bn) on marketing the country's tourism potential, an addition to the $1.5 million that was spent last year.
The hotel industry, Ms Muhwezi said, has been key in the promotion of Uganda's tourism, therefore it was unfair to squeeze it with multiple taxes.
Uganda will partner with General Electric Healthcare in modernization of ... of manufacturing of medicines, health technologies and medical tourism.
... continents including the Russian Convention Bureau, the Uganda Ministry of Tourism, Ras Al Khaimah, Azerbaijan, the Lebanon Ministry of Tourism ...
Kampala, Uganda | IAN KATUSIIME | Akbar Adoko Nekyon was Uganda's first minister of Information, Broadcasting, and Tourism in 1962, drew up ...
The ban on tourists in Virunga National Park will be in place until June 4, ... rugged mountains and volcanic plains adjacent to Rwanda and Uganda.
A variety of LDCs and developing countries, such as Laos, Uganda and Kenya, are realizing the formerly unknown benefits of pro-poor tourism.
Rangers stopped tourists entering Democratic Republic of Congo's Virunga National Park during investigations into the kidnapping of two Britons.
“The suspension of tourism is being undertaken as an additional ... is in the rugged mountains and volcanic plains adjacent to Rwanda and Uganda.
No fewer than 175 rangers have died protecting the park, which is in the rugged mountains and volcanic plains adjacent to Rwanda and Uganda.
Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | Uganda will spend US$1.2 million on marketing the country's tourism potential, an addition to the US$ 1.5 ...
... 15,112 gorilla trackers that toured Uganda, according to 2017 tourism data. ... inhibited in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park south west of Uganda.
Uganda has half of (320) the world's gorilla population with the largest ... 15,112 gorilla trackers that toured Uganda, according to 2017 tourism data.
... in the broader context of its potential for multiplier effects on sectors such as tourism and the cost of moving into and out of Uganda by air," she says.
From under 60MW hydro power that NRM found in 1986, today Uganda ... A number of the oil and tourism roads that are expected to spur more ...
Under the Ministry are implementing Agencies: Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) for tourism promotion and marketing, Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) ...
Uganda's Foreign Affairs minister, Sam Kutesa, signed on behalf of the ... Spain provides the best resorts in Europe and reaps big from tourism.
MAPUTO, May 17 (Xinhua) -- President of Uganda Yoweri Museveni, leading a ... defense and security, agriculture, industry and trade, and tourism.
She is "on a mission to become the first black woman to travel to all of the countries in the world". Ugandan-American Jessica Nabongo has set herself ...
Mozambique, Uganda ink private sector cooperation deal ... Mozambique and Uganda have agreed to create a joint forum involving the private sector of ... industry and trade, and tourism as five key areas of bilateral cooperation.
The opening of the investment window follows the staging of the Giants Club Conservation and Tourism Investment Forum in Kampala in October ...
... Ugandans living in UAE, said the group, 12 of whom are female, landed in United Arab Emirates on December 31, 2017 on one-month tourism visas ...
As the minister of Information, Broadcasting and Tourism, one unique task of Nekyon was to use government media to promote 'national unity'.
PIC: Ven. Gitta Kavuma the Archdeacon for Mengo Archdeaconry while briefing representatives of Uganda tourism ministry on how they started the ...
The four weeks ITF Uganda Pro Circuit is the first biggest tennis event ... National Council of Sports, Uganda Tourism Board, KCCA, Stanbic Bank, ...
Leaders from the East African region have been urged to fast track the realisation of the East African region so as to allow the free movement of people ...
The problem of quack tour guides has been growing in Uganda's tourism industry. ... Tourism as an industry has become a serious revenue earner.
Leaders from Kenya and Uganda are calling for fast - tracking of the East African Community Integration, in order to enhance trade and tourism across ...
Speaking on Monday when he opened the first Cross-Border (Cultural/Tourism) Expo between Bungoma and Eastern Uganda at The Tourist Hotel in ...
Gorilla trekking in Bwindi is one of the most popular Uganda tourist activities and so many tourists visit Uganda every year specifically to take part in ...
The delegation is on a five-day study tour of Uganda. They have so far toured the Uganda Air Defences Headquarters in Entebbe and slated to visit ...
Rwanda has become the official tourism partner of English football club ... including the Democratic Republic of Congo and Uganda, where one can ...
State Minister for Tourism, Wildlife and Antiquities Godfrey Kiwanda Suubi together with religious leaders organising for the 2018 Uganda Martyrs Day ...
He told the tourism minister and the Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) that instead of talking in boardrooms, they need to move out and explain the ...
The country has signed a tourism deal with Arsenal club. Rwanda has ... We will have a spill over, of many people coming to visit Uganda. The many ...
He told the Ministry of Tourism and antiquities and the Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) that instead of talking in boardrooms, they need to move out and ...
KAMPALA, UgandaUganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) has commissioned a ... Commissioning the Building, the Minister for Tourism Wildlife and ...
Mr Godfrey Kiwanda, the State Minister for Tourism said government ... way to two shrines in Namugongo, some 15 kilometres east of Kampala city.
By Fred Kiva. KAMPALA. The Ministry of Tourism, Wildlife and Antiquities will soon be changing name to Ministry of Tourism, Wildlife and Heritage.
By Kampala Post Reporter. BUYENDE. President Yoweri Museveni has emphasized the need for Ugandans to promote tourism adding that no one ...
22 killed in Uganda when speeding bus strikes beer truck .... Zealand have extensive people-to-people links, including through tourism, education, ...
We were about to ask him if the current spate of kidnappings was generating more revenue than tourism and it Uganda Tourism Board would best ...
Fabulous and premier tourism exhibition the Kilifair and Karibu Tourism fair is ... Tourist Boards from Tanzania, Uganda, Zimbabwe, and Kenya have ...
MABAMBA SWAMP - A Shoebill rescued in January 2018, and kept under close scrutiny at Uganda Wildlife Education Centre (UWEC) was released ...
With Tourism Uganda logo included in Stadium Tour marketing campaigns and materials and the opportunity to create Virtual Reality destination tour ...
KAMPALA - Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) is on the heels of the Catholic ... The tourism fraternity beaming with smiles of satisfaction and great ...
Looking to attract more tourists, the government of Uganda plans to unveil a war museum showcasing colonial-era wars and more recent conflicts.
The deal will highlight Rwanda's tourism prospects which include national ... tourists by promoting the 'rolex;' a popular cheap food item in Uganda, ...
“The Rwanda Development Board generates revenues from sale of tourism ... The Arsenal deal falls within this arrangement, just like our tourism ...
The deal will highlight Rwanda's tourism prospects which include national ... found only in Uganda, Rwanda and the Democratic Republic of Congo.
“We do not have a special program for the African American yet,” said John Ssempebwa, deputy CEO of Uganda Tourism Board. “We are in [the] first ...
“He sometimes came and slept at my home while he was in Uganda. ... According to Vincent Mugaba, the Uganda Tourism Board public relations ...
Now Uganda wants the world to catch a glimpse of the scenes from the eight-year regime by opening a war museum as it turns to dark tourism to boost ...
... creation as well as promotion of image of the country and tourism. ... The recent move by Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) Commissioner General, ...
Ugandan elected to head Africa Zoo body ... “This is an opportunity to promote Uganda's conservation and tourism in the whole world,” Mr Musinguzi ...
The Head of Tourism Police Department in the Uganda Police Force, Commissioner of Police, Frank Mwesigwa has said that the department requires ...
When completed, it would be Uganda's second international airport, ... in the development of agriculture and tourism in Uganda's Western Region.
Uganda plans but does not execute -Development experts ... for health and education tourism respectively coupled with wildlife and nature tourism.
"This is an opportunity to promote Uganda's conservation and tourism in the whole world," Mr Musinguzi said. The conference was held in Rawsonville ...
Kampala- “When I first came here, we used to buy merchandise and take it .... With the tourism, hospitality, entertainment, media and manufacturing ...
THE tourism industry globally constitutes a whopping 9% of world GDP and growing, ... She added that Uganda's participation will be good for all the other ... “Last year, when we played Uganda at the African Championships in their ...
The tourism sector in Africa is growing by leaps and bounds with the ... cities have fewer than five chain hotels each with Kampala woefully supplied.
KAMPALA, June 1 (Xinhua) -- A new census report showed that the number of ... Mountain gorillas are a major source of tourism revenue in Uganda, ...
... Hon Amos Lugoloobi stated that the budget will focus on enhancing production and productivity of the agriculture, tourism and the oil an gas sectors.
Uganda hopes to attract tourists with a war museum showcasing some of the darkest moments from its history. Atrocities committed under ex-President ...
Uganda Tourism Board Chief Executive Stephen Asiimwe is quoted by the BBC to have said that “We want to put the record straight. History gets ...
The other is Uganda's Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. ... Mountain gorillas are a major source of tourism revenue in Uganda, responsible for a ...
In its plan to attract tourists, the Uganda government is building a war museum to showcase the darkest moments from its history, including the ...
Ugandan government hopes to attract tourists with a war museum ... "We want to put the record straight," Uganda Tourism Board chief executive ...
When the idea of the Inter-Provinces football tournament (The Drum) was conceived by the Federation of Uganda Football Associations (FUFA), ...
In a bid to attract tourists to Uganda, the country plans to build a war museum showcasing some of the darkest moments from its history. Idi Amin was ...
The Uganda Tourism Board Chief Executive Officer, Mr Stephen Asiimwe has Saturday June 2nd revealed that the government is set to build a war ...
"We want to put the record straight," Uganda Tourism Board Chief Executive ... Formed in Uganda more than two decades ago, the group became ...
PARIS – Uganda stood tall at this year's edition of Africa Week held at the ... market the country and strategically place herself for tourism, trade and investment. ... Ugandan socialite Judith Heard led the models representing Uganda, ...
In the other development, Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) have extended a Shs75m sponsorship package to the tourney for the remaining two rounds.
But, as luck would have it, I had an opportunity to travel in Uganda from Jinja, ... We were in Kampala in an hour's time, thanks to the Sunday traffic.
(I assume Uganda Tourism Board and its quest for religious-based tourism is mining this fact.) I have not counted, but in countries like Nigeria, Ghana, ...
"We want to put the record straight," Uganda Tourism Board Chief Executive Stephen Asiimwe told the BBC. The Uganda war museum, which has yet ...
Kampala, Uganda | FLAVIA NASSAKA | Grace Aboki arrived at the Uganda ... According to Tourism ministry officials, up to three million people are ...
For the last four decades, media reports show Uganda Martyrs Namugongo has ... The little money the tourists give us is what we use to pay our staff.
Tourism: How Namugongo can generate income- Catholic Shrine rector ... can take advantage of the Uganda Martyrs to make money out of tourism.
However, John Sempebwa, the deputy executive director of the tourism board, told VOA he disagrees with his colleagues who suggest Ugandans are ...
Ben Tenywa, a tourist guide at Uganda Martyrs Shrine in Namugongo, and author of 'Short History of the Uganda Martyrs, explains that June 3rd ...
Labour export can spur Uganda's economic growth ... You see, Uganda may not be hugely endowed with sports talent to the level of Brazil or ... modest revenue in tourism in spite of the country's huge potential as Africa's pearl.
The Uganda Tourism Board sponsored FUFA Drum tournament progressed with eight matches played over Saturday and Sunday across the country.
Uganda: Labour Export Can Spur Uganda's Economic Growth ... You see, Uganda may not be hugely endowed with sports talent to the level of Brazil or ... revenue in tourism in spite of the country's huge potential as Africa's pearl.
Ugandans and Christians from across the world have been asked to ... According to the state minister for tourism Godfrey Kiwanda, this is the only way ...
Kampala, Uganda | RONALD MUSOKE | Craig Packer, professor of ecology, ... Most of Africa's protected areas are unsuited for mass tourism – the ...
Uganda will open a war museum that will showcase the country's grim history, in hopes of attracting tourists to the East African nation, the BBC ...
Uganda plans to attract tourists with a museum dedicated to the brutal dictator Idi Amin and other violent episodes in the country's history, including ...
Uganda: Kasaija Disowns New Tax On Mobile Money ... He was briefing the press at the Finance Ministry headquarters in Kampala about ... focus on key growth sectors of agriculture and tourism by modernising them to provide jobs ...
Kidnappings and murder have forced the famed Virunga wildlife park in the Democratic Republic of Congo to close for visitors until 2019, the ...
Most tourism adverts don't have the name Uganda,” said Libby Andrada, the team leader of researchers during her presentation of the report to the ...
Uganda's finance minister told journalists on Monday that a new tax on ... growth sectors of agriculture, tourism, ICT and infrastructure development.
Born in February 1968 in Uganda, Samuel Micaiah's journey from being a driver to tour operator can be described as epic. He says his parents ...
The CAA should have plans to develop a second international Airport and improve on the condition of the various 13 air fields in Uganda which will be ...
Bashir Hangi, the communications Manager, Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) says the elephant died on Monday due to multiple injuries and the meat ...
The other speaker, Mr Stephen Asiimwe, who became the chief executive officer of the Uganda Tourism Board in February 2014, began his career ...
Uganda's Tourism Ambassador is said to have been hospitalised at Case Clinic for close to two weeks but it was kept a secret as only close friends ...
According to the Ministry of Tourism, Wildlife and Antiquities' annual tourism sector performance report 2016/17, tourism is so far Uganda's leading ...
Speaking at a media briefing in Kampala yesterday, Ms Pearl Kakooza, the Uganda Association of Travel Agents chairperson, said government's ...
This will promote conservation for the future and also promote the development of tourism since Uganda is gifted with thousands of wildlife species,” ...
Banobi expressed concern over tourists visit Uganda just to manipulate the tourism sector and instead promoting their own culture. He urged ...
The announcement was made by Tourism Board Chief Executive Stephen Asiimwe to the BBC who said the museum was a chance for Ugandans to ...
It was all joy for conservationists from Uganda, Rwanda, and the ... gorillas is attributed to the effectiveness of conservation policies, regulated tourism, ...
Kampala's Lord Mayor Erias Lukwago was touched. ... of Uganda, Uganda Tourism Board, Buganda Heritage and Tourism Board, Uganda Museum, ...
James Musinguzi, the Executive Director Uganda Wild Life Education Center, says although the municipality doesnt earn directly from the sector, ...
Chimpanzees' tourism has the potential to earn the country as much fortune as gorilla trekking, a celebrated chimpanzee researcher and a veteran ...
BY PPU. KAMPALA, Uganda–The new Prime Minister of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopian, Dr. Abiy Ahmed Ali, who was on a 2-day state ...
Uganda's Change From “A Pearl” To “A Small”. ... mockery of Uganda but is also poised to demean Uganda thereby sabotaging tourism there, further.
The main tourism attractions in Rwanda are trekking to see endangered mountain ... Uganda also holds the advantage in terms of luxury safari-style ...
Entebbe to host 2018 Dragon boat festival in Uganda ... Friendship Association of Uganda, Entebbe Municipality, Uganda Tourism Board and Uganda ...
It's understood the military were by last night planning to arrest former Kampala Metropolitan Police commander and current Tourism Police chief, ...
As expected Matia Kasaija, the Finance minister will this afternoon make deliberate increments to Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) to market Uganda.
On Thursday May 24, I visited Semliki national park found in the districts of Bundibugyo, Kabarole and Ntoroko in Western Uganda. This is the place ...
The Uganda government has earmarked a staggering Shs 32bn for the tourism sector which is expected to attract at least 4 million tourists per year by ...
Uganda's tourism department is targeting to make the festival an annual event attracting domestic and foreign tourists, Godfrey Kiwanda Ssubi, ...
KAMPALA, June 17 (Xinhua) -- Head of China's top political advisory body ... The second Ugandan dragon boat racing, co-hosted by the Chinese ... cooperation in fields of people-to-people exchanges, sports and tourism, he said.
The Ugandan government now is looking at tourism opportunities provided by the festival. Uganda's tourism department is targeting to make the ...
Uganda's tourism department is targeting to make the festival an annual event attracting domestic and foreign tourists, Mr Godfrey Kiwanda Ssubi, ...
PIC: Participants taking part in the Dragon Boat Race at Uganda Wildlife ... The State Miniter for Tourism, Wildlife and Antiquities Godfrey Kiwanda ...
The Ugandan government is studying the tourism opportunities offered by the festival. The Ugandan Tourism Department aims to make the festival an ...
Uganda farmers move to mark coffee produce ... exchange earner after tourism and workers' remittances, it is high time Ugandan coffee is identified by ...
Ugandan tour companies like African Pearl Safaris are well in position to organise safaris and tours involving these tourist activities and so much more ...
Uganda has been importing significant amounts of products including mineral water, edible meat and fresh potatoes from as far as Europe, yet all ...
Ugandan Diaspora do more than post brave stuff on social media ... Kigezi's Tourism Potential,” is to target, educate and attract the Ugandan Diaspora ...
Kampala — The government has set aside Shs15 billion to buy out land ... Mr Godfrey Kiwanda, the Minister of State for Tourism, yesterday said the ...
Uganda's Consul-General in Guangzhou, Amb. Solomon Rutega has invited ... energy, oil and gas, ICT, mining and mineral beneficiation and tourism.
Finance ministers from Kenya Uganda, Rwanda and Tanzania all ... Uganda's tourism sector also received a boost with developers receiving ...
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Agaba told journalists that government through the ministry of Trade and tourism has adopted a policy “Buy Uganda, Build Uganda (BUBU)” which ...
KAMPALA - The governor of Hunan province in China, Xu Dazhe, has held ... the need to propel industrial growth, agriculture, tourism and mining.
“The potential for cooperation between China and Uganda is big. ... State Minister for Tourism Godfrey Kiwanda, Uganda's Ambassador to China, ...
“I know Ugandans have the money to afford visiting these places, but they just want to spend it on funny things. Local tourism doesn't fetch as much ...
The country's marketing arm, has hence forged a partnership with the Bride and Groom Expo 2018 in Uganda. The expo, which kicks off today will see ...
On World Refugee Day, Uganda's State Minister for Relief and Disaster ... Rwanda's goal is to double tourism receipts from $404 million by 2024.
Kampala, Uganda | JOSEPH WERE | President Yoweri Museveni on Friday said ... “The potential for cooperation between China and Uganda is big. ... David Bahati, of State for Tourism Godfrey Kiwanda, Uganda's Ambassador to ...
You have heard of infrastructure, tourism, agro-processing and industrial ... Zheng Zhuqiang, Chinese ambassador to Uganda, said the east African ...
Neighbors with Rwanda, Uganda, Burundi, and DR Congo, the new parks will provide a combined destination for tourists visiting wildlife in East Africa ...
The deal includes for cooperation in five sectors is agriculture, mining, energy, tourism, and industrialization created to advantage for both countries.
The festival therefore brings more fun to Jinja as a tourist town. Another event that is slowly growing in prominence in Uganda is the Bakiga Nation ...
Some of the activities within Uganda's debut gorilla festival will include ... “We also want the locals to be part of the tourism value chain and there is no ...
... the convict a harsh sentence, saying elephants are considered important species and his (Immanuel) act would affect the Uganda tourism sector.
President Uhuru Kenyatta is on Tuesday expected to host his Ugandan counterpart Yoweri Museveni and Paul Kagame of Rwanda at Safari Park ...
China, Uganda to Partner to Boost Agriculture Production ... as well as support Uganda to propel industrial growth, agriculture, tourism and mining.
Britain's Mail on Sunday said Rwanda paid the London club 30 million pounds ($40 million) to have Arsenal players wear the “Visit Rwanda” tourist ...
KAMPALA - There are many job opportunities in the tourism sector that should be used to ease youth unemployment and boost the employment of ...
In Uganda, wildlife officials have redoubled efforts to help locals live in ... The predatory cats are a boon for tourism, which accounts for 9 percent of the ...
Kasaija said Ugandans have been spending an estimated amount of $ 8m on travel tickets adding that “this money will be reserved to the national ...
Read More: Uganda Airlines: Govt to Procure 4 Bombardier Planes by December, ... boost Uganda's trade including agricultural produce and tourism.
To understand the current leadership struggle at Uganda Investment ... of Uganda Export Promotions Board and Uganda Tourism Board as well as ...
Tourists who can't afford the high cost of gorilla trekking will look for alternatives and Uganda is best positioned for this due to conflicts in the eastern ...
Gorilla trekking has always been at the top of the bucket list for travelers into Africa. This popular activity is expected to become even more popular ...
The initiative geared towards boosting domestic tourism is supported by Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA), Uganda Tourism Board and Uganda ...
The meeting was attended by Tanzania's Minister for Natural Resources and Tourism Dr Hamisi Kigwangala, Uganda's Minister for Tourism, Wildlife ...
The mass grave cannot even be recognised by a first-time visitor. ... the Uganda Tourism Board (UTB), the country's tourism industry regulator, almost ...
The function coincided with the Entebbe Tourism Festival that was hosted by Entebbe municipal council and Uganda Tourism Board in Entebbe.
Ocheger informed President Conde that during his tour of duty, President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni, has directed him to work towards consolidating the ...
Kabaka Ronald Muwenda Mutebi has asked the government to prioritise research on cultural values as a way of promoting tourism. Speaking at the ...
Kabale — The Hashers, a cross border community association, has launched a new campaign aimed at promoting tourism and trade. About 50 ...
It has drawn tourists from far and near, for the pat two years. The Uganda Rolex Festival was also launcded, to show the different varieties in which an ...
From my little experience, tourism is one of the things that Israelis and ... The good news is Uganda still has a lot of room to grow its tourism. That room ...
The Uganda Tourism Board is in a massive recruitment drive to fill in what the management says are gaps needed to drive tourism to greater heights.
By Kampala Post Reporter. KAMPALA. The First Lady and Minister of Education and Sports Mrs. Janet Museveni on Thursday evening joined the ...
Uganda is unveiling new tourism products for travellers to the southwestern part of the country, a region that has hitherto been widely known for ...
In Exercise of Powers conferred on the President of Uganda by Articles 108(1), ... Minister of Tourism, ─ HON. ... Minister for Kampala City ─ HON.
“Youth Business Skills Training (is) to be undertaken by Enterprise Uganda. Enterprise Uganda shall set up five (5) Regional Skills Development Centres .... that government moves to increase funding to the Uganda Tourism Board.
“The Rolex Festival seeks to grow food tourism in Uganda as a key driver in the Tourism sector, support the SME sector through business education ...
... environmental standards, to promote Uganda as top culinary destination and to inspire more Ugandan youths to get involved in the tourism industry ...
By Amos Wekesa. KAMPALA – Recently the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Tourism, Mrs. Doreen Silver Katusime, called me to have a ...
... the last week of July. His visit is expected to improve relations between Uganda and India in areas such as tourism, agriculture, business and health.
“Soon, a trip to Uganda without tasting a pineapple will be declared incomplete,” said Association of Uganda Tour Operators (AUTO) spokesperson, ...
Highly anticipated to be a tourist attraction event, Uganda Tourism Board , Ministry of Tourism has already thrown their weight behind the event, ...
Mess is brewing at the nation's tourism body, the Uganda Tourism Board after scores of staff are shown the exit. At least 35 staff, with years of ...
Kenya, Uganda, and Rwanda maintained their positions not to change the protocol or the wildlife and tourism charter ratified by the council of ...
... growing accusations that Uganda, a feeble economy dependent on agriculture, tourism and a yet to be materialised petro-economy, has borrowed ...
“A&K has long believed that travel comes with a unique responsibility to leave the world a better place than we found it, to respect the natural ...
President Museveni Welcomes Six New Envoys to Uganda ... ways of marketing and boosting tourism in Uganda to international standards as well as ...
Mr. Museveni warmly welcomed to Uganda Ambassador Uriel Norman ... of marketing and boosting tourism in Uganda to international standards as ...
Travelling, tourism and entertainment do not necessarily mean that one ... Much as this activity has not entirely gained popularity among Ugandans, ...
If there was any motivation for revival of Uganda Airlines, it should have been tourism - an industry, whose potential government keeps singing about, ...
While meeting the envoys, Mr Museveni said Uganda will closely work with them and offer the necessary assistance to fulfil their tour of duties.
Uganda to partner with GE Healthcare in the modernisation of hospitals ... Upon completion of the project, it will help in reducing medical tourism to ...
Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | The top stories in this week's THE INDEPENDENT. ... Why can't Uganda build Standard Rail?: ... TOURISM
Buganda's dangerman Viane Ssekajugo (right) dribbles past Kampala's Siraje Sentamu as Martin Kizza closes by at Wankulukuku stadium.
HUNAN PROVINCE, CHINA: In a move geared to promote Uganda's tourism, the Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga, has launched a Uganda ...
Under the theme: 'Unlocking Kigezi's Tourism Potential', excellent ... and Lillian Kamusiime, two leading tourism investors and providers in Uganda, ...
Bakunzi's career as a tour guide was set in motion in 1995 when a Ugandan tour operator friend of his began to send him tourists so that he could help ...
By Kampala Post Reporter. HUNAN PROVINCE, CHINA. In a move geared to promote Uganda's tourism, the Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga ...
In a move geared to promote Uganda's tourism, the Speaker of Parliament, ... the animals, they also get a very good picture of our tourism potential.
Kadaga who was officially opening a Uganda Culture park in Kaifu district in the Hunan province of China asked the Chinese to establish more parks ...
Kampala. The habit of high end restaurants and hotels to peg their bills on ... Mr Vivian Lyazi, the assistant commissioner in charge of tourism at the ...
Uganda's tourism sector is focused on the country's landscape and wildlife. It is a major driver of employment, investment and foreign exchange, ...
The Kenya Tourism Board (KTB), is now working with counties in the Lake Victoria region to ... Uganda is Kenya's top source for tourists in East Africa.
The black rhinos were moved from Nairobi and Lake Nakuru national parks to Tsavo East last month in an operation trumpeted by Tourism Minister ...
Besides seeing to the construction of large hydropower projects, the government is promoting tourism from which Uganda earns $1 billion (about ...
Gulu DPC Mr. Mafundo Emmanuel, Miss Tourism for Northen Uganda Aciro Tinah, 4th Division Army deputy clerk Mr. Omara Boniface among other ...
Sitting out there, pulling black jack (biden pilosa) bristles from our clothes, listening to the foreign tourists who were full of praises, of Uganda and its ...
KAMPALA, July 15 (Xinhua) -- Ashraf Kimbugwe, a student at Uganda ... with skills in agriculture, construction, manufacturing, tourism and hospitality.
The 3rd Uganda International Cultural Tourism Fair is schedule to take place in September this year at the Uganda Museum in Kampala. The Fair ...
For starters, Russia has endured a bit of isolation from the West and this was their perfect opportunity to market their nation, especially in tourism, ...
The country of Uganda gets a fair amount of press in the West as one of the most homophobic countries in the world. Several years ago, the ...
KAMPALA. The Ministry of Health has disputed travel guidelines by World Health Organisation (WHO), advising pregnant women against travelling to ...
Ocheger stressed the need for closer commercial co-operation between Uganda and Ivory Coast in investment, trade and tourism. He also called for ...
Kampala — The Ministry of Health has disputed travel guidelines by World Health Organisation (WHO), advising pregnant women against travelling to ...
Opondo entreated the ministry to encourage more Chinese to set up investments in Uganda, especially in tourism and hospitality industries, and to ...
In January last year, Rough Guides, a travel publisher, named Uganda as the fourth-best tourism destination in the world after India, Scotland and ...
Opondo entreated the ministry to stimulate more Chinese to put investments in Uganda, specifically in the tourism and hospitality industries, and to ...
Bombardier Inc. said Uganda Airlines signed a firm order for four new ... it with a view to improving transport connections and promoting tourism.
Dr Wasswa Tom Davis, a Board Member of the Uganda Tourism Board and Manager for Marketing & Commercial Services at the Uganda Civil ...
While there have been concerns about viability, Museveni is optimistic the airline will promote Uganda's tourism and ease movement of travelers.
Dr. Wasswa Tom Davis, a Board Member of the Uganda Tourism Board and Manager for Marketing & Commercial Services at the Uganda Civil ...
By Sibasi Timothy, Feature Writer based in Kampala, Uganda ... to a range of 10,000-20,000, according to the Nature Uganda and Ministry of Tourism, ...
The Government has hailed the cordial bilateral relations it enjoys with the Arab Republic of Egypt, manifested by the flourishing trade between the ...
Zika virus gets its name from the Zika forest of Uganda, the country where the virus was first identified. Recently, however, Uganda's Ministry of Health ...
But, these great apes that are over 5000 in Uganda, the highest number in ... Grace Aulo commissioner tourism in the ministry tourism, wildlife and ...
The conservation and protection of the gorillas in Uganda to promote tourism is evidenced right from the price and accessibility regulations.
Uganda's Minister of Tourism, Wildlife, and Antiquities has said these evictions have been peaceful and voluntary, but evidence of how previous ...
Kampala — The US Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC) is ... the projects we look at range from agriculture to power and tourism. We also ...
“In Uganda, the projects we look at range from agriculture to power and tourism. We also deal in hotels, and our primary objective is to help to multiply ...
The Uganda Airlines is expected to create almost 500 jobs in the first five years ... He said once the airline is revived, Ugandan tourist sites will be well ...
... strictly going to look at the safety of the food we consume in Uganda,” Agaba said. Recently, a report from the parliamentary committee on Tourism, ...
Uganda Airlines: Revival to Save Shs2trillion Annually ... thus raising the brand image of Uganda as an investment and tourist destination, and others.
India, Uganda agree to boost economic, defence cooperation ... Inviting Indians to visit Uganda, he said that promoting tourism would go a long way in ...
India can assist Uganda to promote tourism by launching direct flight from Mumbai and other cities, he added. He also sought assistance from Indian ...
PM Modi, who arrived here this evening on a two-day visit to Uganda - the first bilateral tour by an Indian Prime Minister since 1997, held one-on-one ...
President Museveni, during the press address at Entebbe said his target is to enhance tourism in Uganda. “Want to bring in more Indian tourists here, ...
India to gift cancer therapy machine to Uganda: PM ... is on a three-nation tour to the African countries including Rwanda, Uganda and South Africa.
In order to improve trade, we need to get Indian tourists in Uganda," Museveni said. "For the same, I have asked the Prime Minister to allow our airlines ...
President of Uganda Yoweri Museveni on Tuesday emphasised on trade, investment, and tourism during his discussions with Prime Minister ...
Entebbe (Uganda), Jul 24 (ANI): President of Uganda Yoweri Museveni on Tuesday emphasised on trade, investment, and tourism during his .
He said that to boost trade and tourism, the two leaders had agreed that the revived Uganda Airlines should have direct flight from Entebbe to Bombay ...
India and Uganda today signed four MoUs in the areas of defence ... the two countries would work together in trade, investment and tourism sectors, ...
Later on, President Museveni said the two leaders have agreed upon opening a tourism centre in the name of Mahatma Gandhi in Jinja, Uganda.
Museveni noted that Modi has promised to build the Mahatma Gandhi Convention Centre at the source of the Nile in Jinja as a pilgrimage and tourism ...
Modi, who arrived in Kampala on Tuesday evening on a two-day visit to Uganda — the first bilateral tour by an Indian prime minister since 1997, held ...
KAMPALA – President Museveni has met Indian Prime Minister Narendra ... “We should encourage more Indians to tour Uganda and in the process ...
Museveni asked Modi to facilitate a revived Uganda Airlines to fly directly to Bombay and Mumbai in an effort to boost trade and tourism between ...
Earlier, President of Uganda, Yoweri Museveni said that the two leaders discussed "trade, investment and tourism" in their meeting. "These are the ...
First is tourism. We should encourage more Indians to tour Uganda and in the process bring dollars here. To promote this, I have asked His Excellency ...
The return of Uganda Airlines is an automatic creation of jobs that will help to lower the current unemployment levels. It will also make air travel ...
Uganda and India yesterday signed a defence pact that will see the two ... To boost tourism, the two leaders agreed to market the Ugandan tourism ...
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is in Uganda today as part of his five-day, three-nation tour to African countries. The Prime Minister's aircraft landed at ...
Prime minister Modi, who is on a two-day visit to Uganda, the first bilateral tour by an Indian prime minister since 1997, addressed the business ...
Over 200 local and international cyclists are expected to be part of the Let's Tour Uganda 2018 championship slated for late November in Uganda.
PICS: In Uganda, Modi says Africa is a top priority for India ... In remarks to Uganda's legislature, Modi said that "Africa will be at the top of our priorities," saying ... included sectors such as defence, innovation, investment and tourism.
The Kenyan bikers, Wamuyu and Dos, took off on a world tour on July 3 for a three-year journey. Their first stop was Uganda, then Rwanda, Tanzania, ...
KAMPALA - The absence of a national carrier has been a major thorn in the hearts and pockets of tourism sector operators as well as local produce ...
The two leaders further discussed Uganda's tourism sector in which the ... that he would encourage Chinese companies to operate in Uganda.
The IGG's office has tasked Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) to explain the circumstances surrounding the termination of employment of some of the ...
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The Chairman of Kampala City Traders Association (KACITA), Mr. Kayondo Everest who also runs Ever Based Tours and Travel company has been ...
The Association of Uganda Tour Operators (AUTO), the largest association of tour companies in Uganda elected its new executive board for the period ...
... with a power line in Kapeeka and support to Uganda through tourism since Uganda is reviving the Uganda Airlines that will also be flying to China.
MBALE – When you ask Ugandans what their dream destination would be, the majority would cross not only the national borders but the oceans ...
Ugandan Indians already control the bulk of the tourism industry in Uganda and East Africa and since Indians culturally tend to visit as families — from ...
When the same tourists asked him to help them organise a second trip to other popular tourist attraction sites in western Uganda, the idea bore a ...
After writing an opinion explaining how Uganda's tourism was catching wildfire, I realised I needed to shade more light on how tourism growth ...
... in Kapeeka and support to Uganda through tourism since Uganda is reviving the Uganda Airlines that will also be flying to China,” State House said ...
Victoria University kicks off Tourism section with vintage car show ... for value addition to lifestyle and tourism section in Uganda and East Africa, the ...
It may not have the cachet of a safari in neighboring Kenya or Uganda, but what a Rwandan safari also lacks is something you won't miss at all: tourist ...
(ii) With respect to Uganda's Chairmanship of the Bank's Board of ... and increase awareness of Uganda's potential for trade, tourism and investment to ...
... this opportunity will enhance the country's visibility and increase awareness of Uganda's potential for trade, tourism and investment to other Member ...
Integrated tourism group Tourvest's Accommodation and Activities division recently announced that Graeme Edmond has been appointed divisional ...
Ms Nabongo, a dual citizen, is using her Ugandan passport to show that African passport holders also travel as tourists to dispel what she calls ...
Uganda's economy will continue to grow to empower more citizens to fly. The attainment of middle income status means more air travel and need for ...
She consulted on several projects for the Republic of Uganda Tourism and Wildlife Authority, and has worked with tour operators, lodges, and airlines ...
Bayimba has previously been hosted at the Kampala-based Uganda ... and innovate and fans and visitors plenty of opportunity to experience and ...
The event brings tribes from this region of Uganda and neighboring countries together to celebrate their past and welcome their future. Travelers are ...
McBern Tours and Travel PHOTO: Travelers on a McBern Tours and Travel excursion stop at a site in Uganda marking the Equator. (Photo provided ...
Relatedly, Uganda is named the fourth-best tourism destination in the world by Rough Guides, a leading travel publisher. In recent years, Uganda has ...
Shillah Ainembabazi has had an experience she shares with very few people. She once was punched by a mountain gorilla – that near mythic ...
In 2016, the Bamasaba Cultural Institution in partnership with Uganda Tourism Board unveiled a plan to upgrade Mutoto Cultural Site to boost tourism.
John Ssempebwa, the Deputy Executive Director Uganda Tourism Board says that teaching heritage education, students will have a better ...
President Kenyatta will be hosted by his Uganda counterpart, President ... had been elevated to a carnival and added to Uganda's tourism products.
Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | Everest Kayondo has been elected the new board chairperson of the largest tourism fraternity in the country ...
Indeed, for this reason traffickers selling the animals into Thailand's tourist trade or Myanmar's logging industry generally avoid taking calves under ...
Uganda Airlines has agreed to acquire six new aircraft from Airbus and ... look forward to supporting the development of Uganda's regional air travel ...
The Deputy Director of the Uganda Tourism Board John Sempebwa has urged Ugandans to embrace their historical background and take the center ...
SpiceRoads Cycling Launches Tours in 3 East African Countries ... "These two new tours showcase the absolute best of Tanzania, Uganda, and ...
Masindi Moves to Promote Tourism Sites ... There are several tourist attraction sites in the district but are undeveloped and not known to ... In Uganda?
The Idependence monument in Kampala, Uganda. ... can boost the country's tourism industry since many international and domestic tourists will make ...
The method, called VirCapSeq-VERT and developed at CII, identified nine clusters of infections, including one potentially related to tourism from the ...
Contiki will offer travelers four new trips and five new extensions to explore ... relax on the beaches of Zanzibar or get up close to gorillas in Uganda.
Wagagai is Mt Elgon's highest peak [Point] located entirely within Uganda; Mt ... Many tourists will tell you Mount Elgon is a home for over 300 birds ...
Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) has pushed it's weight behind the event in a bid to promote domestic tourism as hundreds of people flock Mbale to ...
The Chairperson Ssese Islands Tourism Development Association, Joyce Kikomeko opposes the degazettment of the forest reserve since it preserves ...
The tour operators are slowing adopting the idea of selling Uganda using the big seven idea. Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) should use the similar ...
“I had a dream to travel around the world and meet new people and for ... The survey concluded that 30 per cent of the tourists that come to Uganda ...
Mugerwa realised two constants among young Ugandans; a poor reading culture and a ... He has also been named Uganda's tourism ambassador.
PYONGYANG. North Korea has stopped processing tourist visas for foreigners ahead of a high profile anniversary next month, according to a ...
It's undeniable that Bwindi Impenetrable forest national park is a must visit on all Uganda safaris complementing other tourism spots all over the ...
Kampala- The Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) has appointed 32 honorary ... State minister for Tourism Godfrey Kiwanda said: “We need to conserve wildlife. ... Mr Otto explained that wildlife in Uganda faces many challenges and ...
According to a representative from the Uganda Tourism Board Herman Olimi the Jamii Social ride is a whole family affair which will involve parents, ...
Uganda is a gifted country, with variety to showcase to a tourist so much that if half of its tourism potential were to be realised, its contribution to the ...
A person makes a rolex during the Kampala Rolex festival in Kampala on August 19, 2018. Highly anticipated to be a tourist attraction, Uganda ...
So at Kampala's third annual Rolex festival on a hilltop in the Ugandan ... "Rolex is a delicacy in Uganda," Tourism Board official Patrick Muhire told ...
A man makes a rolex during the Kampala Rolex festival in Kampala on ... "Rolex is a delicacy in Uganda," Tourism Board official Patrick Muhire told ...
PIC: The eleven girls who qualified for the Miss tourism boot camp. ... Out of the 11, only one contestant will be crowned miss tourism Uganda, Ankole ...
The national cycling team, best known as Team Rwanda, has been invited to take part in the inaugural edition of the Uganda Tourism Race scheduled ...
"The President of Uganda does not have such powers," he says in his latest .... the rioters may affect Tourism and will give a bad image to Uganda.
Last week, Ugandan police were called to a hotel in the center of the capital Kampala where an American citizen had ... besides addressing and challenging the place of aid, volunteer tourism (“voluntourism”), and missionary work.
The Rolex Festival is an annual Event that has become a tourism ... The Event attracted very many sponsors like Coca-cola, Uganda Tourism Board, ...
Read also: Uganda Improves in Government Online Service Delivery – UN ... Uganda Wildlife Authority; Ministry of Tourism, Wildlife and Antiquities ...
Ugandan travellers are suffering because of, apparently, not having a national airline… I did not care much about a national airline. I thought that our ...
“On top of the low fares, Air Tanzania will offer customers the ability to customize their travel to their needs and budget by allowing excess luggage and ...
KAMPALA – The Ministry of Finance has launched the National Electronic ... Uganda Wildlife Authority, Ministry of Tourism, Wildlife and Antiquities, ...
Kiseka market sits at the slope of one of the hills in Kampala but with the ... Uganda earns about $1.4b (Shs5.1 trillion) annually from tourism and the ...
Tourism companies are refunding money and cancelling safaris. Uganda gets its tourists mainly from Germany, United Kingdom, United States and ...
International Tourism Arrivals Hit Record High In 2017. 28 Aug 2018, 12:11 0 Comments 179 Views Kampala, Uganda East Africa Lifestyle Tourism ...
As Uganda's upcoming MTN Nyege Nyege Festival draws near, tour companies are seizing on the opportunity to cash in on music tourism. Various ...
KAMPALAUgandan Hollywood star, also film maker and TV producer, ... corporate sponsors and doubled as a tourism attraction and beauty show.
In view of this fact, I propose that Uganda capitalises on its disorder and bits of chaos to boost tourism. Partly, my suggestion is based on doubt that we ...
Minister of Tourism Godfrey Kiwanda has said his department is facing difficulty in selling Uganda's tourism abroad amid the recent political upheaval ...
Tourism is now the leading export earner for Uganda, bringing in about 1.4 billion US dollars annually, which is 26 percent of its total foreign exchange ...
... return of the national carrier was critical for Uganda and Tanzania to enhance trade and tourism. "Uganda and Tanzania have business together.
Kampala. It was flags and chants as a 76-seater bombardier Q400 series owned ... the efficiency of air travel services and provide affordable air travel.
Tourism State Minister Godfrey Kiwanda alongside Sembabule RDC Henry Baguma at the Bigo Bya Mugenyi Main shrine, the Ancient sites are is ...
Ssempebwa says they expect to spend less in the next years but reap more returns because they have mastered the art of monitoring the firms.
This comes as other countries, notably Nigeria and Uganda, are working on reducing the gap between music and tourism. The set-up to bring Liberia's ...
PIC: Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) Deputy CEO in charge of operations John Ssempebwa speaking during a press conference at the Media Centre in ...
Ephraim Kamuntu has said that violent protests as those recently witnessed in Arua and Kampala pose a threat to the country's tourism sector, the ...
Tourism minister Prof Ephraim Kamuntu says they will soon hire three public relations firms from the Gulf, China and India in a bid to increase the ...
KAMPALA – The Minister of Tourism, Ephraim Katuntu has warned the media against running what he called alarming reports on violence in Uganda, ...
During that time, she won a writing competition about Ugandan wildlife for which she was rewarded opportunities to travel to many places such as ...
Uganda's vision 2040 is aimed at turning the western town of Fort-Portal into a tourism city. Whereas the people and the leaders of Fort-Portal have ...
Tour operators in Uganda are counting losses after a drop in tourist arrivals attributed to the recent political and security tension in the country.
The Uganda International Hotels & Restaurants Expo was founded in 2013 as an international hospitality and tourism organization that focuses on ...
The Association of Uganda Tour Operators on Monday came out to condemn the recent riots in the different parts of the country as well as the manner ...
On the impact of Uganda's tourism sector, Lokodo fired back: Let foreigners not come to Uganda for sex. If you are coming for sexual reasons worse ...
The Uganda National Roads Authority (UNRA) executive director Ms Allen Kagina has said government is looking for money to work on tourism roads ...
"Hotels and local tourism were going to be affected by the cancellation. It is a relief to many that the festival is on," said Jinja's mayor Majid Mutambuze.
A Ugandan music festival was reinstated on Wednesday following a public ... "Hotels and local tourism were going to be affected by the cancellation.
Uganda banned 'Nyege Nyege' festival: Police, organizers, sign pact ... “The purpose of the event is the promotion of culture, local music and tourism.
But the organisers clarified the famous festival was meant to promote culture, art and tourism. The Ugandan government has lifted a ban on the much ...
Taking the trend of Uganda in development issues poverty, unemployment, ... It is easy to ask a Tourist or a visitor in Uganda to take you to Theatre ...
Five years ago, the Uganda International Hotels & Restaurants Expo was founded as an international hospitality and tourism organization.
Up to 1,500 of the party-goers will be foreigners and this, according to protagonists, will rake in foreign exchange for the country, promote its tourism ...
KISORO – Allen Kagina, the Executive Director for Uganda National Roads Authority (UNRA) has assured stakeholders in the tourism sector in Kigezi ...
The festival is a carnival that involves dancing and partying and attracts tourists from around the world. This year's event started at Nile Discovery ...
Kadaga, Kamuntu and the founder of Uganda Hotel Owners Association Bulaimu Muwanga Kibirige at a breakfast meeting on Wednesday. Photo by ...
Steven Asiimwe, the Executive Director of Uganda Tourism Board says there is sensitisation going on to help members of the community get basic ...
As a sommelier, Masiga conducts private wine tasting tours at the Kampala ... But what value does the tasting of food and drinks add to the travel ...
She is the president of Uganda Tourism Association (UTA), chairperson of The Uganda Association of Travel Agents (TUGATA) as well as Seychelles ...
UCC to promote film sector as Uganda returns from Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards medal less ... But team Uganda has returned home medal-less. ... to promote more local content to “increase national identity and tourism, as ...
The Omukama of Toro kingdom, Oyo Nyimba Kabamba Iguru Rukidi IV has thanked the government of Uganda for earmarking Fort Portal as a tourism ...
The Minister for Tourism, and Antiquities, Ephraim Kamuntu has called on the international community to help the country to combat illegal wildlife ...
Tourism: Uganda Wildlife Education Centre Trust (UWECT), Uganda Tourist Board (UTB), Uganda Wildlife Authority and Uganda Island Chimpanzee ...
Uganda National Roads Authority (UNRA), Uganda Tourism Board (UTB), Uganda Investment Authority (UIA) and National Agricultural Advisory ...
Among the agencies that will lose their autonomy is Uganda National Roads Authority (UNRA), Uganda Tourism Board (UTB), National Agricultural ...
The tourism industry came alive last week in Jinja and this week, many of the internationals will be touring other parts of Uganda before they return to ...
Kampala. The government will be saving Shs1 trillion each year in .... Hotel and Tourism Training Institute ... Uganda National Cultural Centre Uganda ...
The Kampala Twins Festival, which was held last month, was hosted by ... the prestigious event, the Petro twins got support from Zimbabwe Tourism ...
In 2014, three East African community member states – Rwanda, Uganda and Kenya launched the single tourists' visa allowing tourists visiting the ...
Uganda's economic growth was reported to have recovered markedly last year. ... The county's tourism sector has also continued to recover. Likewise ...
Uganda's Government decided to reintegrate 71 bodies, including the Uganda Tourism Board, into their relevant ministries as part of a plan to ...
(Xinhua/NAN) A U.S. tourist on Thursday committed suicide by hanging in the central Ugandan district of Wakiso, a police spokesperson said.
Mr Rugunda who led a team of cabinet ministers at the handover event preceded by a tour to the facility, said the new facility is going to promote ...
The Uganda International Hotels and Restaurants Expo 2018 has gone live with a social media campaign seeking to highlight Uganda's tourist ...
The affected tourism agencies include the Uganda Wildlife Education Centre (UWEC), Uganda Tourism Board (UTB), Uganda Wildlife Authority, and ...
The report suggested the Uganda Investment Authority be merged with Uganda Tourism Board, Uganda Export Promotion Board, and Enterprise ...
Kampala — A government report that recommended the merger of ... the Uganda Investment Authority be merged with Uganda Tourism Board, ...
“The event will also help us showcase the new development at the Uganda Hotel and Tourism Training Institute and the Source of the Nile in Jinja” he ...
He adds that the foreigners, who enter Uganda as tourists, front organizations and businesses that look like investments that aid them to get their way ...
Nyege Nyege is an international festival that takes place in the heart of Uganda's tourism hub, Jinja. Over the past three editions, the festival has ...
Uganda's Minister for Tourism and Antiquities, Ephraim Kamuntu, said the measures put in place to help tackle poaching and the illegal wildlife trade ...
The district tourism officer, Robert Aturinda, presented to the council a ... Aturinda adds, “When they are talking about tourism in Uganda, Ntungamo is ...
The 18-hole- golf course at Lake Victoria Serena Resort is a potential tourist ... in Uganda which has strong memberships in Entebbe and Kampala.
KAMPALA, UGANDA — Even as Harriet K. weaves her car through this capital city's busy downtown core, her phone consistently alerts her to ...
Rwanda and Uganda are East Africa's leading spots for wealth growth, and are ... retail, tourism, fast-moving consumer goods and telecommunication.
Uganda ticks the right boxes, economy picks up ... The value of foreign direct investment in Uganda increased by about 21 per cent last year to ... could affect investor sentiment, similar to latest troubles affecting the tourism sector.
Clad in a t-shirt with words Am Ugandan 100% made her visible among the group of tourists who tracked Nshongi Mountain Gorilla group.
Such roads are also being used by a number of tourists thanks to an improved international marketing strategy at Uganda Tourism Board. With an ...
He addressed the Ugandan community in Boston to make a case why ... “This will provide Uganda an opportunity to showcase its tourism, business, ...
“This will provide Uganda an opportunity to showcase its tourism, business, and investment potential,” Ambassador Adonia Ayebare, Uganda's ...
Africa draws just five percent of the world's tourists despite boasting attractions ranging from the Pyramids and Victoria Falls to wildlife safaris and ...
My mother even paid and made for me my creative wear for Miss Tourism Busoga and also when I participated in Miss Tourism Uganda, she made me ...
The Deputy Chief Executive Officer of the Uganda Tourism Board John Ssempebwa has urged Ugandans especially the youth to use digital ...
While the project is supposed to be overseen by the ministry of Tourism, Wildlife and Antiquities, its budgeted cost is not yet known to the Ugandan ...
By Kampala Post Reporter. RUBIRIZI. President Yoweri Museveni has urged the residents of Bunyaruguru County in Rubirizi District to live as one ...
The report suggested that the Uganda Investment Authority be merged with the Uganda Tourism Board, Uganda Export Promotion Board, and ...
As compared to tourist destinations such as Zanzibar, Mombasa and Dar es ... “If all the old buildings in Old Kampala were preserved and the area ...
Rubirizi District is in South Western Uganda and comprises 2 ... He explained that Uganda receives 1 million tourists annually and US$1.5 billion from ...
A visit at Ssemagulu Royal Museum located at Mutundwe, a Kampala ... “Tourism in Uganda should not be just about wildlife about also culture and ...
The Ministry of Tourism, Wildlife and Antiquities and Uganda Tourism Board have organised the World Tourism Day (WTD) 2018 celebrations ...
“We will consider easing similarly travel restrictions for certain categories of visitors for other countries‚ including Nigeria‚ Kenya and Uganda‚” Gigaba ...
He said Uganda looks forward to evolving more people-to-people programs between Chinese and Ugandans in tourism and sports. "In the spirit of the ...
He welcomed the envoys to Uganda and assured them of the NRM ... to execute their respective mandates during their tour of duties in Uganda.
He welcomed the envoys to Uganda and assured them of the NRM ... called for more cooperation between Uganda and Portugal in the tourism sector.
NAIROBI (Landscape News) — Uganda will be completely without forest ... plantations provide safe corridors through which wild animals can travel.
Museveni welcomed the envoys to Uganda and assured them of the NRM ... Uganda has in the past year exported more goods to Kenya and in the month ... for more cooperation between Uganda and Portugal in the tourism sector.
Kampala which came third after Lagos and Dakar received 0.5 million overnight visitors in 2017, who spent an average length of seven nights and ...
Uganda hopes to see more tangbile results of win-win cooperation with ... people-to-people programs between Chinese and Ugandans in tourism and ...
He was speaking in Kampala ahead of the UN World Tourism Day celebrated on September 27. The day will be commemorated in Jinja, also referred ...
Kampala — All patients, including Members of Parliament, who require ... of the Uganda Medical Association, yesterday said medical tourism is a ...
Kampala. All patients, including Members of Parliament, who require ... of the Uganda Medical Association, yesterday said medical tourism is a ...
Uganda Travel Month, the largest experiential tourism marketing event on the Uganda calendar is back with an exciting 2018 edition scheduled to ...
The main national celebrations for the World Tourism Day were held at Jinja Rugby grounds in Jinja town. The event's theme is 'Tourism and the ...
KAMPALA, Sept. 27 (Xinhua) -- As the world marked World Tourism Day on Thursday, Uganda said it is targeting to use digital platforms to attract ...
The Uganda travel Month is back with the 2018 edition scheduled to take place ... The travel month is aimed at giving Ugandans much deprived urban ...
Since then the Rwanda Development Board has lost business to Uganda, leaving many guides and others in the hospitality industry without income, ...
Conservation is big business in the East African nation, where tourism is the top ... A similar fee is 600 dollars in Uganda and 400 dollars in Congo.
Uganda's smooth road network fosters effective wildlife management .... It is not debatable that 90% of Uganda's tourism is nature based and that the ...
DFCU Bank in partnership with Daily Monitor and Uganda Investment ... education, health, manufacturing, tourism, real estate, mining, construction, ...
He said that with support from government, the country can turn around the trend of medical tourism from Uganda to foreign countries. Uganda loses ...
KAMPALA, Sept. 28 (Xinhua) -- As the world marked World Tourism Day on Thursday, Uganda said it is targeting to use digital platforms to attract ...
He has in mind in particular the abolition under this plan of the Uganda Tourism Board, which oversees a sector that brings in $1.5 billion a year.
VOLCANOES NATIONAL PARK, RWANDA—Gorilla tourism is an important income source for ... A similar fee is $600 in Uganda and $400 in Congo.
Gorilla tourism is an important income source for the African country of ... A similar fee is $US600 ($A829) in Uganda and $US400 ($A553) in the ...
Just like the global tourism industry, the Ugandan market is steadily adapting to the digital trends. There is an ease in accessibility and personalised ...
KAMPALA, Sept. 27 (Xinhua) — As the world marked World Tourism Day on Thursday, Uganda said it is targeting to use digital platforms to attract ...
Gorilla tourism is an important income source for Rwanda, but a recent ... Since then the Rwanda Development Board has lost business to Uganda, ...
By Kampala Post Reporter. NWOYA. President Yoweri Museveni has called upon the Ministry of Tourism, Antiquities and Wildlife along with the ...
President Yoweri Museveni has called upon the Ministry of Tourism, Antiquities and Wildlife along with the Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) to improve ...
“The promotion of the potential of wildlife has been poor due to poor performance of Uganda Tourism Board. Other countries that have nothing to show ...
This year's World Tourism Day (September 27) celebrations were held along the theme of digital transformation and innovation. The Uganda Wildlife ...
Kigali, Rwanda: Gorilla tourism is an important income source for Rwanda, but ... A similar fee is $US600 in Uganda and $US400 in the Congo.
This is largely the story of Uganda the country — good geographical features and a complicated history but minimal returns from tourism; good soils ...
Minister Kiwanda while flagging off the cyclists said it is a sign that Kampala is safe. We should promote tourism through cycling, and be proud of our ...
The chairman Uganda Tourism Board, Mr Daudi Megereko, sounded the need to strengthen security within the sector for both workers and tourists.
President Yoweri Museveni last week accused the Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) of failing to attract more tourists in spite of Uganda's unique potential ...
Watching the two little lion cubs boisterously play with each other at a conservation centre outside of South Africa's capital Pretoria, it's hard to see ...
This first ever social cycling event in Uganda was organised by Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) in partnership with Tendon bikes to mainly encourage ...
President Yoweri Museveni has excoriated junior Tourism minister Godfrey Kiwanda for 'chest-thumping' over Uganda receiving 2 million tourists.
LONDON – Peninah Wampamba was crowned Miss Uganda UK after ... the love for tourism and culture and this included; Jumia travel, world remit, ...
I have served as the Board Chair for the Association of Uganda Tour Operators (AUTO) for about four years now. During this time, I have seen the ...
... Rwanda, Seychelles, South Africa, Tanzania, Tunisia, Uganda and Zambia. ... This exclusive, invite-only event focused on the luxury travel market brings ... share insights, and help carve a path into the future of luxury travel.
The Mombasa Sightseeing Limited has a sister company operating in Uganda which offers educational and historical tours in Kampala city.
“Her award is also good for tourism. There are people who have known Uganda and willing to visit through this award,” he said of the award that was ...
President Museveni interacts with a patient at the Mulago Specialised Woman and Neonatal Hospital during his tutor of the facility Login to license this ...
Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni reportedly urged the Ministry of Tourism and Uganda Wildlife Authority to promote Uganda's tourism potential ...
Kampala. President Museveni officially opened the Mulago Specialised ... Hospital yesterday, saying this will bring to an end “medical tourism”.
That's why Paul Sherwen has taken notice (you may know him as a Tour de France announcer), and with a few other westerners, wants to show the ...
Platnumz was in South Africa while Zari was in Uganda celebrating her ... striking more business deals this time with the Uganda Tourism Ministry.
Socialite Zari Hassan named Uganda's tourism ambassador ... Zari in conjunction with her country's Ministry of Tourism and Wildlife struck a deal to ...
"Planning something big at the Ministry of Tourism and Wildlife Uganda with Minister Godfrey Kiwanda. For the love of my beloved country," she wrote.
Zari Hassan, Ugandan Business lady has landed herself another gig. Sources confirm that she will be the new Tourism Ambassador for Uganda.
KAMPALA– South Africa based Ugandan businesswoman Zari Hassan has landed on a big deal with the Ministry of Tourism. “Planning something big ...
Socialite and businesswoman Zari Hassan has been appointed as Uganda's Tourism Ambassador under the Ministry of Tourism, Wildlife and ...
Socialite, Zari Hassan looks to be eyeing something in the tourism realm, if the photos that emerged of a meeting with Uganda's Minister for Tourism ...
... T- Uganda Ministry of Tourism, Wildlife and Antiquities, U- Uganda Prisons Service, W- Ministry of Works and Transport X- Ministry of Foreign Affairs, ...
This after Uganda's Ministry of Tourism appointed her an ambassador for Uganda Tourism Board (UTB). Two days ago, the socialite announced on ...
Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) partnered with Fufa for a while with Shs75m package with the company deputy CEO, John Ssempebwa stating that they ...
Wakiso — The Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) has protested a 'special tax' which Kasanje Town Council in Wakiso District has levied against every ...
Coffee remains Uganda's biggest export after tourism. Last year, Uganda exported 4.5million bags. The country's target is to export 20million bags by ...
Africa is currently Kenya's second biggest source market by region, having contributed 29% of total tourist arrivals to Kenya in 2017. Uganda is ...
This has emerged at the eighth edition of the Magical Kenya Travel Expo ... Uganda is Kenya's top tourism source market in Africa, as it commanded ...
MBARARA– The government of Uganda through the tourism ministry, wildlife and antiquities together with the Uganda Tourism Board have plans in ...
Radier said bilateral discussions were ongoing between the tourism ... According to KTB, Uganda is Kenya's top tourism source market in Africa, as it ...
When a tourist visits, they, in most cases want to partake in everything of that area; sights, sounds and tastes. Uganda, is, as per popular expression ...
He observed that heritage preservation efforts in Uganda and the world ... The deputy commissioner Uganda Tourism Board Ms Rosemary Kobutagi ...
After posting about Uganda's tourism being on fire a while ago, I realised I need to shed more light on how tourism marketing and number growth ...
Earlier this year, Uganda Wildlife Authority, an institution affiliated to the Ministry of Tourism appointed the 'Sitya Loss' singer, Eddy Kenzo, as a ...
Kampala golfers dominate Serena Johnnie Walker Open ... #Uganda #SerenaJWOpen @DavidMDale #Tourism pic.twitter.com/gbH73bBNUH.
... week expected to travel to London where he will address the prestigious House of Lords and also meet with potential investors in Uganda's tourism ...
By Daudi Migereko. Uganda celebrated World Tourism Day on September 27 in Jinja. Gen Moses Ali, the First Deputy Prime Minister re-presented ...
A new special Gorilla Tracking program through Uganda's Bwindi ... scenes at Cowaramup Brewery for a brewer-guided tour, followed by lunch and ...
This is why the institutions charged with promoting and preserving our tourism (Ministry of Tourism, Wildlife and Antiquities, Uganda Tourism Board, ...
It is difficult to imagine where Uganda's tourism sector would be today without the contribution of skilled Kenyan chefs and floor managers.
Fiona Ngesa, assistant regional manager, KTB, who also coordinates their involvement in the Bride & Groom Expo, said Ugandans travel to Kenya for ...
Every year, World Tourism Day is held in a different district of Uganda. The idea is to take tourism to the people, and also to tap the best in terms of ...
Fans Blast Zari For “Referring to Uganda as Museveni” ... even differentiate between Uganda and Museveni, and you're a tourism ambassador?
“It is our fervent desire to see the promotion of economic development between our people as well as tapping the tourism potential that both our ...
The President informed his visitors that Uganda has got so many ... paper making, tourism, food processing, pharmaceuticals, industrial grade starch ...
Ugandan socialite turned business lady Zari Hassan was recently mauled by her countrymen for an inappropriate Independence Day message she ...
He called on authorities to intervene as soon as possible before the country registers a massive decline in tourism. Uganda Wildlife Authority has ...
READ ALSO: Uganda's tourism ambassador Zari Hassan blasted by Ugandans after posting Museveni's photo. The same was embraced by other ...
Affected agencies include the Uganda National Roads Authority (UNRA), the Uganda Road Fund, Uganda Tourism Board (UTB), the National Forestry ...
Focus areas of growth are tourism, trade and logistics. It is a pity that up to this day a passenger going to Kampala, Goma, Kivu, Juba, Arusha and ...
The Kigezi Tourism Cluster chairman, Mr Ivan Mbabazi Batuma, yesterday said ... Recently, Uganda National Roads Authority (UNRA) announced that ...
Inadequate funding is the one of the greatest constraints in Uganda's ... Giants, Uganda hosted its first Conservation and Tourism Investment Forum.
“In Uganda, for example, 20% of the money generated from wildlife is ... We must strive to get our people out of poverty through sustainable tourism, ...
He said: “In Uganda, for example, 20% of the money generated from wildlife is ... Wildlife is the biggest contributor to Uganda's tourism revenue.
This is a golden opportunity for Uganda as a nation as the Tourism industry has always used these high profile visits to promote the country.
KAMPALA-With the second weekend of October fast approaching, party lovers ... Friday, October 12 will be the grand finale of Miss Tourism Uganda.
Still on her visit, she met Bryan White and Uganda's State Minister for Tourism at least to keep herself occupied with very pertinent issues.
Mombasa county is set to host the inaugural Aviation and Tourism football ... They include Rwanda Air and Association of Uganda Tour Operators ...
The 2015-2016 drought left millions of people without food, not to talk about the threat on our biggest foreign exchange earner, tourism, which largely ...
Uganda's landmark monument at Kikorongo, Kasese District in the western part of the country caused a great stir on social media when a vehicle ...
KAMPALA– Kankwazi Margarette a 22-year-old student pursuing a bachelor's degree in Tourism has crowned Uganda's Miss Tourism on Friday.
Rwanda and Uganda are among the over 26 teams which will be in Mombasa for the highly publicized Aviation and Tourism Football challenge to be ...
American rapper Kanye West and wife, also reality TV star, Kim Kardashian are in Uganda, reliable sources including the Uganda Tourism Board ...
KAMPALA, Oct. 13 (Xinhua) -- As the world commemorates World Migratory Bird Day ... "Birds are not only important for tourism but also for agriculture.
Their presence in Uganda is seen as a coup for official tourism promoters, who recently were criticized by the president for allegedly not doing enough ...
Murchison Falls National Park is among the top tourist destinations in Uganda, with a cocktail of waterfalls and game making for great viewing for ...
But all appeared well between Kim Kardashian and Kaye West, as they arrived in style at the 5* Chobe Safari Lodge in Uganda on Saturday.
Kanye West, Kim Kardashian in Uganda ... American rapper Kanye West and his wife, reality TV star Kim Kardashian, are in Uganda on a holiday visit.
The East African nation's tourism sector was recently criticised by the country President Yoweri Museveni, who said that Uganda was not doing ...
The are reportedly in East Africa for a holiday tour. - Ugandan government officials said the visit was a major boost to their tourism sector. - West is said ...
Their visit to Uganda is seen as a plus for official tourism promoters, who were recently criticized by President Yoweri Museveni for not doing enough ...
After an extremely tiring and demanding 12 months of travelling around Uganda's regions in search of Uganda's next Miss Tourism ambassador, ...
Uganda Tourism officials however consider this as an endorsement of Uganda's ... Capital FM Uganda (@CapitalFMUganda) October 13, 2018.
The visit is considered by Ugandan government officials as "an endorsement of our tourism resources.” He is expected to work on his ninth album ...
“Ugandans would be more grateful if their hard earned money was invested in ... He told the audience that he had delayed in Kampala seeing how the ... the Deputy Executive Director for Uganda Tourism Board's “Kanye West's visit ...
According to the website Watchdog Uganda, West's team has set up a ... tried to use the Kardashian-West hype to boost their country's tourism profile.
“I held fruitful discussions with the duo on how to promote Uganda's tourism and the arts. I thank Kanye for the gift of white sneakers. Enjoy your time in ...
Kanye West took a trip to meet with the president of Uganda after his bizarre ... While excited tourism officials see the visit as an endorsement of the ...
Ye and Kim Kardashian West met with the President of Uganda, Yoweri K. Museveni, Monday during their trip to Africa. They chatted about tourism in ...
I held fruitful discussions with the duo on how to promote Uganda's tourism and the arts," Museveni said. In the same tweet, Museveni stated that the ...
American rapper Kanye West and his model wife, Kim Kardashian West met with Ugandan president Yoweri Kaguta Museveni on Monday as part of ...
Kanye West has said he will construct a world class tourism school in Uganda which will be a foundation of tourism in the East African region.
TOURISM. Legendary stories say Kampala, one of the fastest growing cities in Africa obtained its name from the beautiful herds of elegant Impalas ...
The meeting supposedly centered around promoting tourism and arts in Uganda, with the tourism board for the country reportedly very happy. 'Ye had ...
Kampala — Kanye West has met with Uganda's president during a visit to the ... While excited tourism officials see the visit as an endorsement of the ...
Deadly election-related violence in August caused many tour groups to cancel trips, dealing a blow to the economy. Uganda's tourism body is hoping ...
During their visit, the president and the couple discussed Uganda's tourism and the arts. West also gifted Museveni with a pair of signed Yeezy ...
But the pair have been criticized on social media for meeting the Ugandan ... They discussed tourism and promoting Uganda's arts and tourism, the ...
KAMPALA – American superstar Kanye West and his wife Kim Kardashian also a television celebrity and a fashion star who are in Uganda on private ...
KAMPALA (Reuters) - Kanye West and Kim Kardashian gave Uganda's ... “Ugandan” names, at a meeting aimed at promoting tourism in East Africa.
President Trump is not the only politician Kanye West has time for, as he discussed tourism and the arts with President Museveni and gifted him a ...
Kanye West gives Ugandan leader pair of trainers on trip to east African ... He also pledged to put up a "world class tourism school in the country ...
I held fruitful discussions with the duo on how to promote Uganda's tourism and the arts,” he wrote on his official Twitter page, alongside photos of the ...
And sources told Page Six on Monday that West is most likely going to extend his trip in Uganda after talking with the President about tourism, telling ...
Uganda is known for its lush rain forests, waterfalls, and savannah. Tourists won't find all of the so-called 'big five' game animals, but there are plenty ...
Kanye West handed Uganda's president a pair of his autographed trainers ... said he and West held “fruitful discussions” about promoting tourism and the arts. ... While Uganda's presidency released photos of a hoodie-wearing West ...
Museveni said they discussed how to promote Uganda's tourism and the arts. ... his name to YE, reactivated his Twitter account on arrival to Uganda.
“I held fruitful conversations with the duo on how to promote Uganda's tourism and the arts,” Museveni tweeted. “Enjoy your time in Uganda. It is the ...
So concerned: Kim and Kanye were there to discuss promoting Uganda's arts and tourism. Their visit was met excitedly by residents who hope they ...
In a bid to attract Tourism, many African countries have taken many ... “I held fruitful discussions with the duo on how to promote Uganda's tourism and ...
The Ugandan tourist board confirmed to Us Weekly that the family is staying in the luxurious Chobe Safari Lodge located “on the banks of the Nile ...
ACCRA (CBS SF) – The President of Uganda, Yoweri K. Museveni, ... Inspired, an eager West shared his Hollywood-inspired tourism schemes with ...
The head of state's discussion with the American entertainment stars focused on supporting Uganda's tourism and the arts," Don Wanyama, the ...
It doesn't appear that the President of Uganda is Keeping Up with the ... I held fruitful discussions with the duo on how to promote Uganda's tourism ...
Kim Kardashian on Monday was asked by Ugandan President Yoweri ... discussions with the duo on how to promote Uganda's tourism and the arts.
Kanye West met with Uganda's president during a visit to the East African nation and gave the 74-year-old leader a pair of signed white Yeezy ...
The visit of top American rapper Ye, popularly known as Kanye West, has excited Ugandans, especially those in tourism industry who consider it a ...
The office of Uganda's Yoweri Museveni says the president has given ... that he and West held "fruitful discussions" about promoting tourism and arts.
The couple has been vacationing in a national park while excited tourism officials see the visit as an endorsement of Uganda's tourism potential.
Kanye and Kim Kardashian West sign pair of trainers for Uganda's ... He spoke with Museveni, 74, about tourism and industry in the east African nation ...
We have had endless talk about just how much tourism-attraction can come ... Yet the real solution to Uganda's ills and issues lies right deep inside ...
Museveni gave Kanye West and Kim Kardashian Ugandans names ... He informed the President that he intends to put up a world-class tourism school ...
As Ugandans and other travellers prepare to use the bridge, following a successful test runs, fishermen delayed by its construction are counting losses ...
He also pledged to put up a “world class tourism school in the country saying it will be a foundation of tourism not only in Uganda but the east Africa ...
Kanye West and Kim Kardashian on Monday met Museveni at State House, Entebbe and discussed working together to promote Uganda's tourism ...
Kanye continued his Ugandan tour with a visit to Ugandan president Yoweri Museveni's home, where he was accompanied by his wife, Kim ...
Kanye West has been hooking up dozens of kids in Uganda with a pair of Yeezys as he and wife Kim Kardashian continue their trip around Africa.
The “fruitful” meeting, which was allegedly to promote Uganda's tourism and arts industries, saw Kimye gift the president with a pair of Yeezy trainers ...
As for the reason Kanye met with the Uganda President, the official purpose was to talk arts and tourism. Regarding the latter, Kanye spoke of building ...
Minister of Tourism defended Kanye West state house visit ... The president recently attacked Uganda Tourism Board for failing to do its role of ...
'I held fruitful discussions with the duo on how to promote Uganda's tourism and ... Kanye captioned the video 'Spaceship call earth 3 Uganda Domes.
Kanye West has also pledged to work with the Government to construct a hospitality training Institute in Uganda to boost the tourism industry, ...
West and his wife, Kim Kardashian, are staying in a luxury safari lodge as he records music from a specially built tent. The East African nation's ...
Ugandan socialite Zari Hassan has been busy lately trying to rake in as much ... READ ALSO: Uganda's tourism ambassador Zari Hassan blasted by ...
Checking out the wildlife: Kim Kardashian and Kanye West took a safari trip .... They discussed tourism and promoting Uganda's arts, the president ...
“If your aim was to increase tourism within Uganda you could [have] achieved that without condoning a dictators rule. Why not meet the political ...
This past Tuesday (Oct. 16), Ye shared videos riding through Uganda ... of Uganda where talks of tourism and the arts were the topic of discussion.
West, who is in Uganda to finish his latest album, played some of his new ... West apparently also promised to open a world class tourism school that ...
The new bridge was designed with a structural life span of 120 years and its picturesque location is expected to attract tourism for locals in the area.
Kim Kardashian West and husband Kanye West enjoyed some family time during their trip to Uganda to take in some of their beautiful surroundings, ...
President Museveni tapped into a private visit by American artist Kanye West and wife, Kim Kardashian, a reality TV star, to market Uganda, Tourism ...
They even went on a safari with five-year-old daughter North! ... I held fruitful discussions with the duo on how to promote Uganda's tourism and the ...
Kanye was accompanied to the orphanage by Minister for Tourism, Godfrey Kiwanda, Minister of ... Kanye and Kim arrived in Uganda last Friday.
There was also speculation that the Ugandan government was funding the trip under the guise of promoting Uganda as a tourism destination. Kanye ...
Kimye face backlash for visiting anti-LGBTQ Ugandan president ... “He wants to get involved in creating a tourism and hospitality school for higher ...
Samuel Muhoozi, the Director of Roads and Bridges at Uganda National Roads Authority (UNRA), said the bridge could become a major tourist ...
Uganda National Roads of Authority (UNRA) has said the integration of tourism in the construction of the Source of the Nile Bridge contributed ...
"I held fruitful discussions with the duo on how to promote Uganda's tourism and the arts. I thank Kanye for the gift of white sneakers. Enjoy your time in ...
For Kanye West, he believes it is high time for him to build a school in Uganda. The American music artist is reportedly in Africa in hopes of obtaining ...
Kanye West and his reality star wife Kim Kardashian were flown in a green presidential chopper in a rendezvous from Chobe Safari Lodge to Masulita ...
I held fruitful discussions with the duo on how to promote Uganda's tourism and the arts. “I thank Kanye for the gift of white sneakers. Enjoy your time in ...
The couple stopped off in Uganda this week to pay president Yoweri ... According to https://t.co/FdFngwBDBW-a tourism blog, Kanye West and Kim ...
"I held fruitful discussions with the duo on how to promote Uganda's tourism and the arts", he said. The Wests are enjoying their time in the Motherland.
Uganda President Museveni and Mr Masahisa Sato, the State Foreign ... As Ugandans and other travellers prepare to use the bridge, following a ...
In Video: Kanye West meets the Ugandan president… and gives him ... Kanye West is on a working holiday in Uganda but got an experience not every ...
Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni cuts the ribbon during the ... “One of the aims of constructing this bridge was enhancing tourism with the addition ...
The Ugandan president tweeted his thanks for the shoes and said he "held fruitful discussions with the duo on how to promote Uganda's tourism and ...
The pair met with President Yoweri K. Museveni, on Monday (15.10.18) to discuss “tourism and the arts” and before they ended their brief meeting, ...
Uganda- Kanye West has said he will construct a world-class tourism school in Uganda, which will be a foundation of tourism in the East African ...
Kanye West decided to go on an African tour, as he hoped that doing so would help him complete his upcoming album "Yandhi." During his stay there, ...
If you're looking for the quintessential tourism destination in Uganda, Kidepo Valley National Game Park stands out, this invaluable natural resource ...
Museveni also gave the couple a gift of his own: Ugandan names. ... I held fruitful discussions with the duo on how to promote Uganda's tourism and ...
He added that before the influx of Tourists to Uganda government needs to address certain concerns especially organizing special training sessions ...
Margaret Kankwanzi, 22, was crowned Miss Tourism Uganda last Friday at Serena hotel, Kampala. The Makerere University student managed to beat ...
Kim Kardashian and rapper husband Kanye West are not the first high-profile celebrities to visit Uganda's national parks; many have snuck into the ...
Mr. West traveled to Uganda with his wife Kim Kardashian on Oct. 13, where they both met with President Yoweri Museveni to discuss tourism, arts ...
Kanye was in Uganda to shoot a music video and rumour was rife that ... Uganda Tourism Board hailed the visit of the American celebrity couple as a ...
William Olobo-Lalobo, a Ugandan tour operator and proprietor of Heritage Safaris, Kanye's tour guide in the park, described the US celeb as a very ...
The individuals involved in this video are from Room 75 CPS Kampala. ... encouraging them to promote Uganda's Tourism and arts industries.
... a statement released by the President. “I held fruitful discussions with the duo on how to promote Uganda's tourism and the arts,” Museveni posted ...
Friday was a terrifically cold evening and night and the majority of the Fufa visitors were all dressed the sweaters, jackets and scarfs for warmth.
Uganda music superstar Edrisa Musuuza a.k.a Eddy Kenzo has set the ... He was actually awarded the ambassadorial role in the Uganda Tourism ...
She recently organized an event in Uganda that attracted some of her supporters and I think officials from the UK. The visitors arrived in Uganda at the ...
Another high ranking official in the Uganda Police, who said he has ... The couple spent four days at the Chobe Safari Lodge Murchison Falls National ...
KABAROLE – Prof Ephraim Kamuntu, the minister for wildlife and antiquities has said that tourism is a central driving force for Uganda's middle class ...
Such dark tourism offers a more complex and personal stories of those affected. And these exposures could act as deterrents to Ugandans and visitors ...
KAMPALA- An American rapper Curtis James Jackson alias 50 Cent is reportedly coming to Uganda with the aim of boosting the country's tourism ...
According to sources familiar with the matter at Uganda Tourism Board Kanye and Kim Kadeshian's visit to Uganda had been known for over a month ...
The bridge is expected to also boost tourism, according to Samuel Muhoozi, the Director of Roads and Bridges at Uganda National Roads Authority ...
Visitors from neighbouring Uganda rose by 20.6 per cent to 61,542 to become the largest tourist source market for Kenya in the continent.
Renowned Ugandan multimedia visual artist Nuwa Wamala Nnyanzi is ... Tourism Board and a member of the Culture Committee of the Uganda ...
Newly crowned Miss Tourism Uganda queen Margaret Akankwanzi was appointed as the Arcadia Suits ambassador on Friday 26th October 2018.
For more than a decade that I have been writing for this publication, Uganda and her beautiful nature and amazing tourism potential have been a rich ...
Thirdly, the image of Uganda as a stable country, good for Ugandans, tourism and investments, should never be disturbed. Firm action against ...
Kanye West has offered to build a school for tourism in Uganda, and he personally said that he intends to construct this school so that it can serve not ...
Fly Uganda, a subsidiary of Kampala Executive Aviation, has launched scheduled flights across Ugandan attractions starting with Kajjansi – Bwindi ...
By Jack Sseruwo. In the wake of social media lucidity, Ugandans (quite a few) have certainly become travel enthusiasts. But whether this is simply for ...
KAMPALA – President Yoweri Museveni has issued fresh guidelines to ... the image of Uganda as a stable country, good for Ugandans, tourism and ...
Following with 'little' enthusiasm, the visit of Kanye West and Kim Kardashian to Uganda, it ended as it started with no significance to Uganda.
Whatever is done in Uganda should be done in Rwanda and the ... “We want the social-economic value of mountain gorilla tourism to trickle down to ...
Whatever is done in Uganda should be done in Rwanda and the ... “We want the socio-economic value of mountain gorilla tourism to trickle down to ...
To attract international trade and investment, as well as grow their tourism potential, Kampala like all other capitals in sub-Saharan Africa, should ...
By Kampala Post Reporter. MAYUGE. President Yoweri Museveni has said though Bishop James Hannington was killed in ignorance, his death has ...
The minister made the revelation while unveiling this year's Christmas Tulambule Campaign which is geared to attract Ugandan travelers to local ...
Born in Atlanta and raised in Chicago, West will immediately be crowned Uganda's Tourism Ambassador on a visit, which will now be official.
Uganda Government has set a target to attract 4 million tourists by 2020 according to the State Tourism Minister Godfrey Kiwanda Ssuubi. The Minister ...
With about two more months to the close of the year, Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) has declared 2018 as the country's best tourism year ever.
Museveni's commandments for managing protests in Uganda ... The image of Uganda as a stable country, good for Ugandans, tourism and ...
The flights, which will be on Monday, Wednesday and Friday seek to connect travelers from Kampala to Kihihi in Kanungu district. The initial flight is ...
Uganda is in the process of procuring a Public Relations (PR) firm that will be responsible for marketing the country's tourism potential to Ugandans.
Kanye's latest tweets should come as a worry to Uganda's State Tourism Minister Godfrey Kiwanda Suubi who just hours ago announced that the ...
Government through the Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) is in the process of procuring a Public Relations firm to help prop up domestic tourism in the ...
By Edwin Muhumuza. The year 2018 is poised to be Uganda's best ever in regard to tourism. These were remarks made during the launch of the ...
In an effort to position Uganda as not just a tourism hub but also a destination that offers satisfactory customer service, government has partnered with ...
The new Uganda Tourism ambassador through her Facebook page said they are looking forward to training Healthcare Professionals for the health ...
Minister of Tourism, Wildlife and Antiquities, Prof Ephraim Kamuntu has emphasized the urgent need for political leaders in Uganda to work towards ...
Uganda: Pay Us or We Won't Leave, Nile Encroachers Tell Government ... ago and has been one of Buganda Kingdom's fascinating tourism sites.
... Minister of Foreign Affairs, Sam Kutesa, the Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga and Uganda's Minister of State for Tourism, Godfrey Kiwanda.
The Uganda Tourism Board has launched Tulumbe Pearl Christmas campaign aimed at encouraging domestic tourists to take time off this festive ...
Ugandan hoteliers have been challenged to increase their hospitality and enhance their quality of service, as a way of attracting more tourists into the ...
On Tuesday 6th November 2018 Zari Hassan, as the Ugandan Tourism Ambassador, will officiate the the commencement of the Tourism and Digital ...
One of Uganda's biggest export and Uganda Tourism Ambassador, Zari Hassan, is in town to kick off with the Tourism and Digital Transformation ...
Government has launched a strategy to enhance job creation in the tourism sector. Addressing journalists at the Uganda Media Center this morning, ...
Zari, who is in Uganda for a Tourism and Digital transformation campaign, was received by a special convoy and dropped off at the launch of “Zari ...
Unlocking the potential of Uganda's hospitality industry will take more than just lip service according to global tourism watchers. Horst Schultze the ...
Zari Hassan, as the Ugandan Tourism Ambassador, will officiate the the commencement of the Tourism and Digital Transformation Campaign.
KAMPALA- Gorilla tracking permits in the country have run-out, a move the state minister for tourism, Godfrey Kiwanda, has attributed to an increase in ...
Sheikh Faisal's current visit to Uganda aims at exploring investment opportunities in the sectors of infrastructure, energy, tourism, mining and food ...
Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | Qatar Investment Authority officials ... Museveni also called on Sheikh Faisal to promote Uganda as a tourist ...
Minister of Tourism, Wildlife and Antiquities Hon Godfrey Kiwanda Suubi has called on hotel and lodge owners in the country to charge Ugandans in ...
... Affairs Sam Kutesa, the Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga and Uganda's Minister of State for Tourism Godfrey Kiwanda, among others.
A 24-year-old Ugandan Ashley Brain Baboineki was ranked the world's ... The two-week long competition was organized by Singapore Tourism Board ...
A dance crew named '24/7′ from Western Uganda has emerged the ... State Minister of Tourism, Wild Life and Antiquities, Kiwanda Godfrey Suubi ...
While speaking to this reporter at his palatial office along Kampala road, ... to Tourism minister Godfrey Kiwanda (R) for the tourism Ambassador job.
While this competition was going on, Ugandan birders, led by 'Nature Uganda', Uganda Tourism Board, Uganda Wildlife Authority, National Forestry ...
Kampala, Uganda | JULIUS BUSINGE | Horst Schultze, the co-founder of Ritz Carlton Hotels, ... He was hosted by Uganda Tourism Board (UTB).
The Uganda Tourism Ambassador, Zari Hassan, who is in the country for a tourism campaign that kicks off today was on Sunday visiting her father in ...
Over the years, several of them have set up health tourism companies in Kampala and have established unethical partnerships with Ugandan doctors ...
ENTEBBE: The general overseer of the National Fellowship of Born again Pentecostal Churches of Uganda (NFBPC) Bishop Joshua Lwere has urged ...
“New course development in South Korea and Uganda can't get much ... Kampala is also the point of entry for much of the country's safari tourism ...
This was the first stop Zari made as part of her Western Uganda tour ... Godfrey Kiwanda the Minister of Tourism set off for their journey to Mbarara.
The national park is one of Uganda's leading tourism destinations and it hosts thousands of wild endangered species of animals, birds, insects and ...
He was welcomed to the Standby Uganda Tourism Board Chief Executive Officer Steven Asiimwe and Uganda Ministry of Tourism officials.
Government to prioritise tourism roads ... director for budget in the ministry expressed concern that whereas Uganda has enormous tourism potential, ...
The beauty is currently undertaking her duties as her motherland's tourism ambassador. Send 'NEWS' to 40227 to receive all the important breaking ...
Tourism is an important sector of Uganda's economy and is currently Uganda's leading foreign exchange earner with US$1.45 billion in 2017, ...
Countries such as Uganda, Kenya, Madagascar rely heavily on tourism which in turn is due to this very wildlife, and thus they continue to protect the ...
Read: Zari Hassan Appointed Uganda's Tourism Ambassador ... Babu has consequently been barred from visiting Uganda unless he seeks special ...
This morning, as I moved from Wakiso to Kampala, I realized that we can as well promote tourism through abrupt waterfalls caused by vehicles during ...
KAMPALA – The Belgium-Uganda week, a calendar event will this year, fall .... ANS: In tourism, Uganda is a very endowed country and the sector is ...
The tourism ambassadorship has already began with Zari Hassan. The socialite, together with famous songstress, Iryn Namubiru, visited Uganda's ...
TOURISM PEARL OF AFRICA WESTERN UGANDA. During the launch of Zari, last week, as the ambassador of tourism, eyebrows remain raised in ...
Samuel Ajak, the team captain said Friday during a flag off dinner in their honour at Sheraton Hotel by the Uganda Tourism Board (UTB), that he could ...
Kampala. Government is planning to deploy three public relations firms in China, Japan and the Gulf states in a bid to sell Uganda's tourism. This will ...
By Kyetume Kasanga. The Minister of State for Tourism, Godfrey Kiwanda recently revealed that Grammy Award-winning rapper Kanye Omari West ...
Malango noted that Uganda's tourism potential is mostly in National Parks which are surrounded by locals who if brought on board can do much in ...
KAMPALA, Nov. 12 (Xinhua) -- Tourism officials in Uganda on Monday said they have stepped up efforts to attract more Chinese tourists to the east ...
The battle is on for the scramble for the tourism market in East Asia, majorly in Japan and China. Both Uganda and Tanzania are looking to lure the ...
The Team was flagged off on Friday at Sheraton Hotel at a dinner organized by Uganda Tourism Board (UTB). Mr. Samora Semakula, the Quality ...
... buildings among others, as government moves to promote cultural tourism. ... Daniel Kaweesi, the Programs Officer In charge Culture at the Uganda ... Emily Drani, the Executive Director Cross-Cultural Foundation of Uganda ...
... American rapper Kanye West and reality-TV star Kim Kardashian visited Uganda and managed to put the spotlight on Uganda tourism. While social ...
The government of Uganda through the Ministry Tourism, Wildlife and ... Minister of Tourism, Wildlife and Antiquities pharaim Kamuntu said African ...
Uganda's GoodWill Tourism Ambassador to Belgium Sandra Kaushabe. This was during an interview on November 14, 2018. Photo by Lawrence ...
East African country Uganda has a mountain to climb should the landlocked nation actualize and realize its dream in economic development.
Kampala — The Ministry of Internal Affairs has said government is in ... agreement between Uganda and Algeria aimed at promoting tourism and ...
KAMPALAUganda's Minister of Tourism Wildlife and Antiquities Ephraim Kamuntu has said African countries should focus more on Biodiversity ...
The event will bring together Rotarians and the cycling world who will ride to major tourism sites around Kampala's seven hills. According to the ...
KAMPALA – As the country continues to market itself to the outside world, Sandra Katushabe, a Ugandan living in Belgium has been tapped a tourism ...
Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA), a state conservation agency, in a ... Uganda earns over 1.4 billion U.S. dollars from the tourism sector annually.
Rotary Uganda to raise Shs100m in fight against polio ... and the cycling world who will ride to major tourism sites around Kampala's seven hills.
Botswana has been named the best African country for safari adventures, ... Uganda's tourism minister, Ephraim Kamuntu, said earlier this week that ...
The Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) has kicked off a retooling training of district health inspectors on the minimum standards for accommodation and ...
MPIGI. As a way of attracting more local and foreign tourists in the country, Mpigi District authorities have entered into a partnership with Uganda ...
Mpigi district authorities and Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) will spend Shs 1bn on a project aimed at beautifying the Equator site to attract more tourists ...
Uganda has about half of Africa's total bird list which is placed at 2,310 bird species. ... Similarly, Uganda Tourism Board has provided guide books.
KAMPALA - Uganda is doing all it can to preserve its status as the Pearl of Africa, diversify its natural endowment while earning a fortune from tourism ...
Recently, Zari who doesn't need a job, was named Uganda's new tourism ambassador. In other words, the State must ensure that she gets out there to ...
Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) together with the local government of Mpigi District have earmarked Shs 1billion to revamp the Equator site, a leading ...
Rwot David Onen-Acana II, the Acholi Paramount Chief in traditional gear. “Since independence in 1962, Uganda has been plagued by ethnically ...
By Fred Kiva. KAMPALA. Professor Ephraim Kamuntu, the Minister for Tourism, Wildlife and Antiquities says the Uganda Museum will not be ...
Other entries are the International Airports such as Entebbe in Uganda. Uganda earns about USD1.4 billion from the tourism sector but the sector is ...
... Museum and other historical buildings are not to be demolished as they remain key sites of Uganda's identity and heritage, the Minister for Tourism, ...
The chief executive officer of the Uganda Tourism Association, Mr Kawere Richard, said government "must mobilise resources to reinvest in our own ...
KARAMOJA– When it comes to tourism destination, Pian Upe Game Reserve ... conservation protected area in Uganda after Murchison Falls reserve.
Uganda's tourism is skewed more towards national parks or what is commonly known as the safari. There is more to Uganda's tourism than national ...
ACCA seeks to boost membership, focus on Ugandan oil sector ... Artificial Intelligence, Oil, tourism and agriculture discussed at Uganda's ACCA ...
After the Uganda Tourism board (UTB) appointing the 'mother of Ugandan slay queens', Zari Hassan as the tourism ambassador, the idea came with ...
He made the call at the 9th Annual Tourism Sector Review Conference held at Hotel Africana in Kampala recently. “Zero poaching is the way to go.
The project was officially launched by the Ugandan Minister of Tourism, Wildlife and Antiquities, Professor Ephraim Kamuntu, in a ceremony in ...
In Uganda, in addition to oil, CEFC was to win concessions in the infrastructure, banking, and tourism industry. CEFC was offered the purchase of ...
The Chief Executive Officer of Uganda Tourism Board, Stephen Asiimwe has revealed that Uganda Local Government Association, is set to organize ...
By Abraham Kizza. KAMPALA. Uganda Local Government Association is organizing the first ever Coffee and Tourism Symposium in the country.
Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) is partnering with the Ministry of Tourism, Coffee Tourism Uganda, and the Uganda Coffee Development Authority ...
Uganda expects tourism income to rise by as much as a fifth in 2018 to $1.7 billion following last month's visit by musician and fashion designer Kanye ...
Uganda tourism and agricultural officials are making plans to promote coffee tourism in a bid to increase revenue from both sectors. Officials told ...
Government is organizing the symposium through the Ministry of Tourism, Ministry of Agriculture, Uganda Tourism Board (UTB), Uganda Coffee ...
Kampala, Uganda | JULIUS BUSINGE | In a bid to showcase opportunities, come December 6, Uganda will host the first Coffee and Tourism ...
Coffee Tourism Uganda in collaboration with Ministry of Agriculture is set to host the first ever Coffee Tourism expo, The Tower Post reports. The 3-day ...
The event organised by Coffee Tourism Uganda, is in collaboration with the Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) under the Ministry of Tourism, Wildlife and ...
In an efforts to promote Uganda as a tourist destination, the Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) yesterday hosted a cultural gala for UN delegates who are ...
The Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) on Thursday hosted a cultural gala for UN delegates who are in the country for the IGAD Conference currently ...
In continued efforts to promote Uganda as a tourist destination, the Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) Thursday hosted a cultural gala for UN delegates ...
Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) spokesman, Gessa Simplicious, Uganda Tourist Board (UTB) executive director, Steven Asiimwe said it is joint effort ...
He further suggested that journalists should partner with Uganda Tourism Board and other bodies responsible to promote the beautiful cities in the ...
Back in South Africa, the mom of Diamond Platnumz two children, Zari Hassan, who is also Uganda's Tourism Ambassador was busy exchanging ...
Uganda, Sudan Warm Ties Give Breathing Space to Strengthen Trade ... Having buried their previous enmity, Uganda and Sudan have moved fast to ... of trade and regulatory standards; promotion of tourism; peace and security.
Ugandan socialite Zari Hassan fires back at critics who want her out of ... She was named Uganda tourism ambassador a move that was aimed at ...
Alain St.Ange, the loved former Seychelles Minister for Tourism, Civil ... meeting on Thursday, December 6, 2018 at the Kampala Serena Hotel.
The Vice President who was speaking during the 47th National Day of the United Arab Emirates said Africa has the best tourism destinations and rich ...
KAMPALA– The Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) is optimistic the foreign visitors to the country may hit the 1.7 million mark in 2018. This will be up from ...
BWINDI IMPENETRABLE NATIONAL PARK, Uganda — On a misty morning, a small group of critically endangered mountain gorillas led by a ...
Uganda, according to the National Geographic Travelers Cool list, will be among the 19 key destinations that tourists must look out for in 2019 if they ...
Former Minister of Tourism (Seychelles), Alain St. Ange, who was the key speaker at the event, urged government to market Uganda's tourism ...
Thailand has been hailed for promoting good relations with Uganda especially in the sectors of agriculture, infrastructure and tourism. This was during ...
Mr Alain St. Ange, the Seychelles former Minister of Tourism and the keynote speaker at the breakfast meeting speaks to stakeholders at Kampala ...
Brought to you by the Uganda Tourism Board, #CoffeeTourismUganda & the Uganda Coffee Development Authority— the first ever Coffee Tourism ...
The one-day event was themed 'Unlocking Uganda's Coffee and Tourism Potential'. The symposium sought to engage stakeholders in the coffee ...
Seychelles' former Minister for Tourism, Civil Aviation, Ports and Marine, Alain St. Ange, was invited to deliver the keynote address at yesterday"s ...
The husky voiced singer shared quite a lot including what he thought about Zari being the Uganda Tourism brand Ambassador and his take on ...
The show is co-sponsored by Nature Uganda, the Uganda Wildlife Authority, Uganda Tourism Board, Nation Media Group, Uganda Broadcasting ...
Herman Olimi, the Marketing Officer at Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) said the birding expo is aimed at selling Uganda as the most favourable birding ...
Claire Mugabi, UTB's marketing manager, said the gala was part of a continued effort to promote Uganda as a tourist destination beyond just national ...
The chairperson of the Uganda Tourism Board, Daudi Migereko has expressed optimism that now that Abenakyo's win has shed a positive light on ...
Kampala, Uganda | JULIUS BUSINGE | Prime Minister Ruhakana Rugunda is optimistic that the synergy between the tourism and coffee sub-sectors ...
After being voted the most beautiful woman in Africa, Quiin Abenakyo is being fronted to become the face of Uganda in a bid to boost Uganda tourism ...
The chairperson Uganda Tourism Board (UTB), Daudi Migereko said that Abenakyo's performance on the world stage has made Uganda proud as a ...
The chairman of Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) Daudi Migereko now wants socialite Zari Hassan to be immediately replaced as the country's tourism ...
Miss Tourism Uganda, Kankwanzi Margaret is among the 46 tourism beauty queens from around the globe who are contesting for the Miss Tourism ...
CAA needs to work with the Ministry of Tourism to push the assets and features of Uganda, and then the Airport expansion and upgrade will be worth it ...
Reports indicate that the Ugandan Tourism Board of Directors are considering replacing Zari with the new crowned Miss World Africa Quinn Abenakyo ...
I would like to congratulate Ms Quiin Abenakyo, the reigning Miss Uganda 2018-2019, for being selected among the top five contestants during the ...
According to data from Uganda Tourism Board, tourism now contributes nearly 10 per cent to Uganda's Gross Domestic Product. The sector fetched at ...
Zari Hassan has only been in office for two months and she could be forced to relinquish her position if the chairperson of the Uganda Tourism Board ...
Billions of Shillings have also been spent over the last few years on international PR firms to market Uganda's tourism in foreign markets on top of ...
"25 million tourists visit Thailand every year. We want to diversify Uganda's tourism because you are already lucky that Uganda has many tourist ...
Uganda's Tourism Minister Ephraim Kamuntu, who was the Chief Guest, noted that the deepening ties between Uganda and Kenya have resulted in ...
Ugandan socialite Zarina Hassan aka Zari has moved countless hearts on ... READ ALSO: Uganda's tourism ambassador Zari Hassan blasted by ...
KAMPALA - Uganda Tourism Board chief executive officer, Stephen Asiimwe, has said that Zarinah Hassan, better known as Zari, is still the country's ...
Brenda told Quiin not to worry as she will be on the next plane the moment she was set to travel. Read Also: Miss World: Uganda's Quiin Abenakyo ...
This year's gala is organised in partnership with the Uganda Tourism Board, the Uganda Breweries Ltd and Airtel Uganda under the theme “Promoting ...
Miss World Uganda who was crowned Miss World Africa at the just-concluded Miss World and is set to become Uganda's tourism ambassador.
Abenakyo, 22, Miss world Uganda in the just concluded miss world will take over from Zari as a Tourism Ambassador. Zari was appointed to the ...
Deputy Speaker Oulanyah wants the Middle East controversial country to ease restrictions for Ugandans seeking to travel for study and tourism ...
Uganda's Minister of State for Primary Education Rosemary Sseninde has urged parents to nurture their children the right way in order to be good ...
Last month, the State Minister for Tourism, Godfrey Kiwanda Suubi together with officials from the Uganda Tourism Board visited the springs and ...
Uganda's Prime Minister Ruhakana Rugunda remained positive about the state of two major sectors, coffee and tourism, to play a fundamental role in ...
By Our Reporter. PARLIAMENT – Jerusalem is one of the most visited cities in Israel with the city receiving more than 3.5 million tourists annually.
Ugandans are still celebrating Miss Uganda, Quiin Abenakyo's impressive ... Uganda, as a travel and tourism destination, is blessed with many ...
... on her case again asking her to vacate the singer's house which he bought her as a birthday present in 2016, but the Uganda Tourism Ambassador ...
KALANGALA – Uganda, Kenya and Tanzania share Lake Victoria, the second largest lake in the world with 84 islands. The islands with rocks, forests, ...
Ivan Batuma says the visit of Diana Museveni is good and patriotic in promoting domestic tourism, Ugandans should emulate her and visit beautiful ...
The former Executive Director of the Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA), Andrew ... Uganda Tourism Board is the government agency responsibile for ...
Rising dramatically from the East African landscape, the Virunga Mountains are a mighty chain of eight volcanoes, stretching across the borders of ...
Kampala. Ten people have been shortlisted for Uganda Tourism Board ... Mr Asiimwe was appointed UTB executive director in 2014 by late Tourism ...
Uganda Tourism Board CEO job is up for grabs as Stephen Asiimwe bows out after four years at the helm. Following the restructuring of major ...
Ahead of the festive season, Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) in partnership with Fernando Tours and Voyager Adventures have announced a domestic ...
Uganda Tourism Board CEO job is up for grabs as the current CEO, Stephen Asiimwe opted not to give it another go after four years at the helm.
... the 2018 Miss World finale in China returns back into the country tomorrow; with the Uganda tourism board slated to receive her back as a heroine.
“Abenakyo is now a Ugandan heroine and when she lands at Entebbe, we shall receive her home as the tourism fraternity the way we usually receive ...
This is in line with government's plan to grow the number of tourist arrivals from 1.4 million in 2017/18 to 4 million by 2020. Tourism is Uganda's ...
KAMPALA – Newly crowned Miss World Africa Quiin Abenakyo returns to ... President Museveni, the Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) has announced.
Tourism state minister Godfrey Kiwanda, a large delegation of Uganda Tourism Board led by former lands minister Daudi Migereko, former Miss ...
Newly crowned Miss World-Africa Quiin Abenakyo has returned to Uganda ... She was welcomed by the members of Uganda tourism board (UTB), ...
She touched down at Entebbe Airport at around 1:30PM was accorded a heroic welcome by officials from Uganda Tourism Board, Miss Uganda, ...
On Tuesday, the Deputy chief executive for Uganda Tourism Board, John Ssempebwa told the press that on arrival in the country, Abenakyo would ...
... Sarah Opendi, State Minister for Tourism, Godfrey Kiwanda Suub and the Chairman Board at Uganda Tourism Board (UTB), Daudi Migereko.
Earlier in the day at the airport, tourism state minister Godfrey Kiwanda said Abenakyo is a source of "real joy" for Ugandans and "we are here to ...
On the other end sat Kezzi Entertainment CEO Kevin Zziwa, Talent Africa boss Aly Alibhai and Uganda Tourism Board senior publicist Sandra ...
Tourism Uganda says intrepid families seeking to incorporate all these elements into their next trip should look no further than Uganda. Here is what ...
The world over, countries use catchy slogans to market themselves to tourists. For the past 110 years Uganda has been known around the world as ...
... the curiosity of Ugandans? We should promote local tourism too. Very few Ugandans are aware of the treasures that lie in the corners of this country.
Stephen Asiimwe, the CEO of Uganda Tourism Board Login to license this ... like coffee tourism and farm visits are expected to attract more tourists.
Uganda is putting increased focus on the development of its coffee tourism offerings, as evidenced by the first Coffee & Tourism Symposium and ...
In this very year, Zari met music Mogul Mathew Knowles as they were hosting an event together, she was made Uganda's Tourism Ambassador, what ...
As Uganda seeks to revive its national carrier, local air travel is also expected to ease when the country renovates airfields to increase capacity for ...
According to Officials from Nepal, Uganda and Nepal are very similar countries which both rely on their Natural Beauty and Tourism as key sectors.
Abenakyo was accompanied to the dinner by a government delegation led by the tourism state minister, Godfrey Kiwanda Ssubi, Uganda Tourism ...
Ms. Abenakyo is Uganda's newly crowned model and beauty pageant ... for Tourism Godfrey Kiwanda Ssubi, the Chairman of the Uganda Tourism ...
Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | Tororo man eats cobra to avenge ... by Entebbe municipal council and Uganda Tourism Board in Entebbe.
Kampala, Uganda — Tororo man eats cobra to avenge his lost chicken ... by Entebbe municipal council and Uganda Tourism Board in Entebbe.
When Uganda settled down in the late 1980s, some controlled tourism had been arranged to help protect the mountain gorillas, which had dwindled in ...
Dr. Bamugemereire was addressing Ugandan Diaspora, during a ... other officials from Uganda Tourism Board (UTB); National Social Security Fund ...
SAFARI IN UGANDA Part 3: The Katonga Wildlife Reserve's dozen hills ... The tourism area is renown for its pristine vegetation that compliments ...
The Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) successfully conducted an operation on January 3, 2019 and rescued three male lions in Kiyenge Village, ...
With Uganda's Tourism sector steadily growing over the years, 2018, can be declared by all tourism promoters and enthusiasts as the ever best year ...
Uganda Wildlife Authority captures lions on a village invasion ... that route or even get killed by locals, costing Uganda in terms of tourism revenue.
UTB, the government agency mandated to promote Uganda and its tourism both locally and internationally, would definitely have taken interest in a ...
Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) has rubbished claims by a former employee who accused the agency of wrongfully terminating his employment contract ...
The founder of the Ngamba Island Conservation Trust, Lilly Ajarova has been announced as the new Executive Director of Uganda Tourism Board ...
Lilly Ajarova has been appointed to be the executive Director of the Uganda Tourism Board. Ajarova is the Executive Director of the Chimpanzee ...
Previously, Ms Ajarova worked as a tourism product manager at Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) where she spearheaded the development and ...
The Uganda Tourism Board (UTB), the government body in charge of promoting and marketing tourism, has appointed its first female CEO after ...
Kamwenge — In a bid to boost biodiversity and tourism in the Rwenzori sub-region, Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) has embarked on forests ...
TOURISM BOARD ... Thursday evening announced the new bosses for the Uganda Tourism Board, a body charged with promoting Uganda to the rest ...
The appointments follow a restructuring process at Uganda Tourism Board that saw the former CEO leave the position. Lilly Ajarova, the newly ...
Chimpanzee Sanctuary and Wildlife Conservation Trust Executive Director Lilly Ajarova has been named the new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) for ...
KAMPALA. Ms Lilly Ajarova who has been been appointed as the chief executive officer of the Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) has been tasked to ...
While announcing the appointment at the Ministry of Tourism Offices in Kampala, the State Tourism Minister Godfrey Kiwanda Ssuubi said they are ...
Ms Lilly Ajarova has been appointed as the chief executive officer of the Uganda Tourism Board (UTB). Ms Ajarova, who has been the executive ...
The minister of Tourism wildlife and Antiquities Prof Ephraim Kamuntu has appointed Lilly Ajarova as the new chief executive officer of the Uganda ...
Ms Lilly Ajarova, has been named the new Executive Director of Uganda Tourism Board prior to the restructuring process that has nearly taken two ...
When the Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) re-advertised majority of its positions following a major restructuring exercise, many tourism lovers did not ...
The eminent changes at the Uganda Tourism Board has kicked off as one of the top position at the board has already served its share. Ngamba Island ...
... new chief executive officer of Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) did not come as ... Ms Ajarova comes from Nebbi District and formally worked at Uganda ...
The newly appointed Executive Director of the Uganda Tourism Board has revealed that she intends to build Uganda's brand identity as one of the first ...
... Ministry of Education and Sports, Uganda Cancer Institute, Uganda Tourism Board, East African Legislative Assembly Members of Parliament and ...
The Uganda Cubs are away in Bujumbura to play against Burundi's U-20 side today in an intenational friendly. The visitors had training at Stade ...
The queen was officially received at Entebbe airport by Miss Tourism Uganda, Margaret Kankwanzi and Uganda Tourism Board senior marketing ...
Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) has embarked of digital transformation campaign to share and market Country's tourist attractions that the world needs ...
The State Minister for Tourism, Wildlife and Antiquities, Godfrey Kiwanda, ... journalists and other tourism partners at Golden Tulip Hotel in Kampala.
Kampala. Government, will through four campaigns including Twende Uganda, Destination Uganda, Pearl of Africa Tourism and an enhanced ...
The tourism industry's growth last year leapfrogged other sectors, helped in part by an increase in the number of tourists and incomes. Riding on that ...
State Minister for Tourism, Wildlife and Antiquities, Godfrey Kiwanda, has revealed that Uganda aims at increasing the number of tourists who visit ...
Miss Uganda Abenakyo Graduates With Bachelor's Degree ... was appointed Uganda Tourism Ambassador by Tourism Minister Godfrey Kiwanda.
Newly crowned Miss Universe Africa, Quiin Abenakyo, just landed in things after being crowned as the new Ambassador for Tourism in Uganda.
The Ekkula awards celebrating tourism in Uganda will be held at Sheraton Hotel Kampala on the 29th day of March 2019 under the theme 'Sharing ...
A group of beauty queens including Miss Tourism Uganda and Miss Uganda North America have been on a tour of South Western Uganda as part of ...
If Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) was not an inapt organisation but charged with the marketing of Uganda especially abroad as a leading tourist ...
Uganda, smartly, opted for mass tourism and froze its rates at £458 until mid-2019 while providing affordable accommodation options. With few ...
KampalaTourism Police has been ordered to guard popular city hangouts and hotels that are common destinations for foreign tourists and high ...
Bungoma Agriculture CEC Chirasha Makanda has defended last week's trip by MCAs to Uganda, saying the tour was noble and taken for worthy ...
Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) in a bid to promote Uganda as Africa's most prefered tourists' destination will in the next few days participate in the New ...
The Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) in its continued efforts to promote Uganda as Africa's premier tourist destination will within the next few days ...
KAMPALA – In its continued efforts to promote Uganda as Africa's premier tourist destination, the Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) will, within the next few ...
LUWERO, Uganda, Jan. 22 (Xinhua) -- About 75 km north of the Ugandan capital Kampala, tour operators and bloggers armed with knives go on a ...
The new eKiosks are expected to boost the airports capacity to handle the growing number of business and leisure visitors heading to Uganda.
Uganda Tourism Board, chief executive, Stephen Asiimwe said that the number of tourists from the United States has been increasing over the years.
This during a dialogue at the Uganda Tourism Board offices hosted by the head of quality assurance Samora Semakula. The stake holders dialogue ...
Legislators were concerned that Abenakyo who was recently appointed as Uganda's Tourism Goodwill Ambassador has no contractual relationship ...
Uganda currently sees between 1.5 to 2.0 million tourists a year, but the record numbers isn't lowering any goals. With a recent announcement of a ...
She owns the Miss Uganda Crown and she is the reigning Miss World Africa. She was awarded with the Uganda Tourism Ambassadorial role as well.
KAMPALA – Rt. Hon. Kadaga has given the Tourism ministry two weeks to come with a proposal on how they intend to pay the Quiin. The speaker of ...
MPs asked the government to come up with a project to have Abenakyo contracted as a tourism consultant since government uses billions of shillings ...
Justice Ochan said they find challenges in recruitment for agencies such as Uganda Tourism Board, Public Procurement and Disposal of Public ...
This new direct route also reflects Israel's increased presence in the Ugandan tourism sector. According to sources at the Uganda Tourist Board (UTB), ...
She might even be considered for a stipend, and official roles like being an Ambassador for Uganda's tourism. She seems to be in good business, and ...
Uganda's Tourism Police on Friday arrested a quack tour operator who had fleeced a family of American tourists that had paid for a 15 day safari in ...
Sponsored by China's ministry of culture and tourism and the embassy of China in Uganda, the show was held under the framework of the "Happy ...
A few weeks ago, Miss Uganda and Miss World Africa, Ms Quiin Abenakyo was appointed the Goodwill Tourism Ambassador by the State Minister for ...
“The Congress will increase the visibility of Uganda and promoting tourism potential and bring a diversity of economic implication to the country,” He ...
KAMPALA – The current Miss World Africa and Miss Uganda 2018/19 Quin Abenakyo was set to kick start her tour, dubbed #TulambuleNeQuin, ...
By Edwin Muhumuza. Uganda Tourism Board(UTB) has with immediate effect banned Mushra Travel Agency located along Rubaga Road from ...
The Congress will increase the visibility of Uganda and promoting tourism potential and bring a diversity of economic implication to the country.
About 75 kilometers north of the Ugandan capital, Kampala, tourists armed with knives hunt for ripe pineapples in a 1.6-hectare garden in Luwero ...
Kampala, Uganda | JULIUS BUSINGE | Godfrey Kiwanda is a Ugandan politician, junior minister for tourism and speaks passionately about Uganda's ...
Uganda has been named among the 1,000 places a traveler must see before they die, a traveler's life list compiled by acclaimed travel writer, Patricia ...
Ajarova took over office early this year. She believes Uganda has all it takes to become the world's number one tourism destination.
Kampala, Uganda — Godfrey Kiwanda is a Ugandan politician, junior minister for tourism and speaks passionately about Uganda's tourism sector.
“Our plan is to construct a five-star hotel in Entebbe area to boost the country's tourism sector and create more jobs for Ugandans. We want to give ...
... (ITC) have concluded a two-day training for foreign service officers on marketing Uganda's exports, tourism as well as attracting foreign investment.
KAMPALA - The ongoing remedial works on the Source of the Nile Bridge is part of a planned procedural maintenance works, Uganda National ...
Uganda's tourism marketing and promoting body, Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) in collaboration with the Tourism Police has arrested a tourism ...
A tour operator in Kabale town in western Uganda has been arrested on fraud charges after he allegedly failed to refund $27,000 (about Shs99, ...
Recognizing wildlife, historic and cultural features is practical considering the fact that tourism in Uganda has overtaken foreign remittances as the top ...
If I leave Kampala which is my place of usual residence and I head to Gulu, ... In Africa, tourism has been happening especially domestic tourism but ...
Kampala, Uganda. February 2, 2019. In another operation with the aid of Tourism Police, Mr. Didan Atukunda from Mamba Gorilla Safari has been ...
UTB has set up a Tourism security committee consisting of Tourism Police, MTWA and representation from the Association of Uganda Tour Operators ...
'Tulambule Ne Fabiola' is the new tagline as socialite and media personality Anita Kyarimpa Fabiola replaces Miss World Africa Quiin Abenakyo as ...
Anita Fabiola replaced Quiin Abenakyo as the new Uganda Tourism Ambassador but why was the reigning Miss World Africa dropped? Abenakyo ...
Uganda has become a powerhouse in the world tourism and travel fraternity since it has so many natural attractions to offer to its visitors. This small ...
Impeccable sources also have it that Abenakyo's family advised her to cancel the campaign following Uganda Tourism Board's (UTB) refusal to ...
Trouble for the accused person started when the tourist alerted Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) that she has had been defrauded by Mugerwa.
KAMPALA – Miss World Africa, Quinn Abenakyo, has lost the role of Tulambule Ambassador, being replaced by the TV presenter Anita Fabiola.
With barely a month after unveiling beauty queen, Quiin Abenakyo, as miss Uganda's tourism ambassador and that she was to champion the Eastern ...
Reigning Miss Uganda who also doubles as Miss World Africa, Quiin Abenakyo has Tuesday joined Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga on her ...
The Minister of Tourism, Wildlife and Antiquities, Godfrey Kiwanda has ... domestic tourism promotion campaign aimed at having many Ugandans visit ...
"Working with Uganda Tourism Board this week as I headline the Eastern Tour Campaign. It's going to be lots of fun. Keep glued to all my social media ...
Unveiling the initiative in Kampala yesterday, the State minister for Tourism, Mr Godfrey Kiwanda, said a beauty pageant dubbed 'Miss Curvy Uganda' ...
The Ministry of Tourism has added curvy and sexy Ugandan women to the list ... Why don't we use these people as a strategy to promote our tourism ...
The Ministry of Tourism has added curvy and sexy Ugandan women to the list of tourism products to attract tourists. Unveiling the initiative in Kampala ...
The Ministry for Tourism Mr Godfrey Kiwanda has added curvy and sexy Ugandan women to the list of tourism products that will attract tourists.
News coming in is that the Ugandan Tourism minister came out to say that Miss World Africa Abenakyo was replaced with with socialite Anita Fabiola ...
While unveiling the initiative in Kampala on Wednesday, State minister for Tourism Godfrey Kiwanda, said a beauty pageant dubbed 'Miss Curvy ...
Uganda's Ministry of Tourism has now classified the country's voluptuous women as a tourist attraction following the explosive curvy vs slim Twitter ...
The Ministry of Tourism in Uganda has announced that it will be 'strategically' making use of "naturally endowed" women to attract tourism to the ...
Sexy and curvy women have been unveiled as a new tourist attraction in Uganda by the State Minister for Tourism, Kiwanda Godfrey. Unveiling the ...
Minister of State for Tourism in Uganda, Mr Godfrey Kiwanda, has inaugurated a beauty pageant for “curvy women” in a bid to boost the tourism ...
State Minister for Tourism Mr Godfrey Kiwanda with Ugandan models at the launch of 'Miss Curvy Uganda' at a Kampala hotel on February 5, 2019.
Curvy and sexy women have been added in the list of products that attract tourists in Uganda. Uganda's Minister for Tourism, Godfrey Kiwanda, ...
Uganda Tourism Board (UTB), the organisers of the trip, were quick to accept her explanation which is, however, turning out to have been a lie.
Anita Fabiola who was brought in as a dangerous substitute to replace Miss World Africa, Quiin Abenakyo as the new Uganda Tourism Ambassador, ...
And a whole board of tourism sat down, discussed and decided to actually pass something like this. Those were men and women with daughters at ...
Uganda has added curvy and sexy women to the list of tourism products. The minister for Tourism Godfrey Kiwanda on Wednesday unveiled a beauty ...
The Uganda. actress Anita Fabiola has replaced Miss World Africa Quiin Abenakyo as the new Uganda Tourism Ambassador. Anita Fabiola, the ...
The Ugandan actress Anita Fabiola has replaced Miss World Africa Quiin Abenakyo as the new Uganda Tourism Ambassador. Anita Fabiola, the ...
In a country where women are grabbed by men while walking on the streets and now they have legalised it by making them tourist attractions is not fair ...
It is fair to say that preferences vary but in Uganda, State Minister for Tourism Godfrey Kiwanda noted that a beauty pageant dubbed 'Miss Curvy ...
"Why don't we use these people as a strategy to promote our tourism ... Most tourists visit Uganda to tour national parks for diverse wildlife species ...
A petition has been launched in Uganda to force the government to cancel its reported decision to promote curvy women in a bid to attract tourists.
Are you planning to tour Uganda? Well, I guess you have to identify the sites where you are supposed to visit. There is a new tourist product in Uganda ...
As African countries seek ways to transform their tourism industries, Uganda has come up with a new strategy – to add curvy and sexy Ugandan ...
The crave for cosmetic surgery to look curvaceous is likely to heighten in Uganda as the East African country's tourism ministry has categorised its ...
Kiwanda said sexy and curvy women are one of the many items on the long list of tourism products Uganda can use to attract many tourists in the ...
Uganda's State Minister for Tourism, Kiwanda Godfrey, on Tuesday, added curvy and sexy Ugandan women to the list of tourism 'products' to attract ...
The Ugandan government on Wednesday launched a competition that seeks to promote the country's culture and tourism potential to the rest of the ...
The Ugandan government has announced that it has added curvaceous and sexy women to the list of the country's tourism products. Uganda's ...
Uganda has announced they will be using beautiful curvy women as a strategy to promote tourism in the country, a statement which has sparked ...
It comes as the country's state minister for tourism, Godfrey Kiwanda, launched a beauty pageant called “Miss Curvy Uganda” to promote tourism to ...
Photo by Solomon Muleyi. The minister earlier this week, launched a Miss Curvy beauty pageant, a product expected to promote Uganda's tourism.
The claim is that Uganda has added curvaceous, naturally so, women to its list of tourist attractions. This is not quite so. What has happened is that the ...
Uganda's tourism minister has suggested showcasing curvy women in order to attract more visitors. Godfrey Kiwanda described the plan at the launch ...
He even suggested that there are many other respectable strategies that the ministry can embark on to promote tourism in Uganda such as the natural ...
Several Ugandans have taken to social media to express their disappointment with the latest initiative by the country's tourism ministry, which unveiled ...
KAMPALA – Minister for Ethics and Integrity Fr. Simon Lokodo has described the Miss Curvy beauty pageant as a disgrace to the country.
Row over Uganda 'curvy women' tourism plan. Uganda's tourism minister, Godfrey Kiwanda, has suggested showcasing curvy women in order to ...
Ugandan woman moves to stop Miss Curvy contest ... The pageant was unveiled in Kampala on Tuesday by the minister for Tourism, Godfrey ...
The Minister of Tourism in Uganda was quoted suggesting the use of “naturally endowed” women to attract tourism to the country during a beauty ...
The pageant was unveiled on February 5 at the prestigious Mestil Hotel poolside in Kampala by the youthful Minister of State for Tourism Wildlife ...
Minister of Ethics and Integrity Fr Simon Lokodo has attacked the State minister for Tourism, Mr Godfrey Kiwanda over a beauty pageant dubbed 'Miss ...
State minister for Tourism Godfrey Kiwanda has defended the controversial Miss Curvy Uganda beauty pageant which he said is aimed at celebrating ...
A peasant known as Miss curvy Uganda is aimed at looking for the girl with the “German juice”. While launching the pageant, tourism minister ...
Uganda's Ministry of Tourism has has added curvy and sexy women to the ... this will enhance the visibility and appreciation of the Ugandan people.
@kakatshozi_: In Uganda, curvy women are now tourist 'products' as if zoo animals. On a scale of 1-10, how stupid is your tourism minister?
Unveiling the initiative in Kampala Tuesday, the State Minister for Tourism, Mr Godfrey Kiwanda, said a beauty pageant dubbed 'Miss Curvy Uganda' ...
Guys, yesterday the Ugandan Tourism Minister announced that they will add curvy and sexy women to the list of their tourism products. I experienced ...
A Ugandan woman has started an online petition to have the Miss Curvy Uganda contest cancelled after the beauty pageant was unveiled in Kampala ...
The Anglican Archbishop, Rt. Rev Stanley Ntagali has slammed Uganda's tourism project dubbed “Miss Curvy” exploitative and disgusting (FILE ...
We totally condemn the continued repression of women rights by @KiwandaSsuubi who is a sexist and is objectifying women of Uganda by ...
Women Members of Parliament under the Uganda Women Parliamentary Association (UWOPA) led by the Chairperson, Pamela Nasiyo have ...
KAMPALA: Female Ugandan activists on Thursday slammed a government campaign to use “curvy women” as a tourism “product”, which has sparked ...
Launching the pageant Tuesday, the state minister for tourism, Godfrey Kiwanda, said "it will be an exceptional event that will see young ladies ...
He there after reminded the organizers of the event that there are many other genuine and recognized strategies the Ministry of Tourism in Uganda ...
Things are not going as planned for Uganda's Ministry of Tourism in its campaign to showcase the east African country as the sanctuary for curvy ...
Uganda's tourism minister is under-fire for suggesting the country should showcase its 'curvy women' to attract more visitors. Godfrey Kiwanda ...
Uganda's Ministry of Tourism has unveiled a controversial beauty pageant dubbed 'Miss Curvy Uganda' in a bid to promote tourism in the country, ...
Female Ugandan activists have slammed a government campaign to use "curvy women" as a tourism "product", which has sparked a furore in the east ...
The Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) has ordered Monitor ... Recently, on Feb 5, Uganda's Tourism minister suggested showcasing curvy ...
Tourism Minister Godfrey Kiwanda unveiled the campaign on Wednesday at a press conference attended by a bevy of curvaceous women. "Uganda is ...
Uganda's tourism minister faces a backlash over a new campaign deemed sexist. Finally, a study reveals that bees are surprisingly good at maths, ...
The proposal to add “curvy and sexy women” to official literature listing Uganda's attractions, devised by the country's tourism minister, has drawn an ...
... for Tourism Godfrey Kiwanda Suubi earlier this week, launched a Miss Curvy beauty pageant, a product expected to promote Uganda's tourism.
Recently, the Ugandan President Mr. Kaguta Museveni accused the tourism ministry of failing to attract more tourist in the country. In 2017, about 1.3 ...
Minister of Tourism for Uganda Godfrey Kiwanda has come under fire after he proposed that the country should use “curvy women” as a product to ...
Regardless of where the photo was taken -- and as we're about to show, it was taken in Uganda -- the sight of black men carrying white tourists ...
TV personality Grace Msalame has vowed to take legal action against the Ministry of Tourism in Uganda for allegedly using her images as a marketing ...
Miss Curvy pageant was launched on Wednesday by Uganda's Minister for Tourism Godfrey Kiwanda as he added curvy, sexy women to the list of ...
Women With Curves To Be a Tourist Attraction in Uganda ???? Says Tourism Minister ,he went ahead to justify his views in this video ??
Tourists will be flocking to Uganda not only to check out the Chimpazee's and national parks, but curvy women have also been added to the list of ...
While other countries boast of striking infrastructure and historical sites, Uganda has decided to brag different by naming curvy, sexy woman as its ...
KampalaUgandan activists on Thursday slammed a government campaign to use “curvy women” as a tourism “product”, which has sparked a ...
Kenya's media personality Grace Msalame said she is suing Uganda's Ministry of Tourism, for defamation and character assassination after a goof in ...
Nairobi - Uganda must cancel a beauty contest that seeks to attract more visitors by showcasing "curvy women" because it objectifies women and ...
NAIROBI (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Uganda must cancel a beauty contest that seeks to attract more visitors by showcasing “curvy women” ...
Uganda's tourism minister has made headlines around the world, after he suggested showcasing curvy women in a bid to attract more visitors. Godfrey ...
KAMPALA, Uganda - Female Ugandan activists on Thursday slammed a government campaign to use "curvy women" as a tourism "product", which ...
Female Ugandan activists on Thursday slammed a government campaign to use "curvy women" to attract tourists to the east African nation. Tourism ...
Ugandan minister wants "curvy" beauty pageant to boost tourism ... Wildlife and Antiquities to scrap its plans for a "Miss Curvy Uganda" beauty ...
Uganda is on the hunt to find the next Miss Curvy, as part of a new beauty pageant to attract more tourists. However, the campaign to promote its ...
Uganda' tourism minister has been slammed for suggesting that the country's "curvy women" should be used to attract foreign tourists. The comments ...
On Tuesday, the state minister in-charge of tourism Godfrey Kiwanda launched the Miss Curvy Uganda pageant under the Tulambule Tourism project ...
In Uganda, a plan has been mooted to promote tourism in the country, but this plan is pretty much unfriendly. The tourism minister in Uganda, Godfrey ...
KAMPALA, Uganda — A beauty pageant in Uganda that purports to promote ... Uganda's minister for tourism, Godfrey Kiwanda, launched the pageant ...
A "Miss Curvy" beauty pageant aimed at promoting the Ugandan tourist industry has caused a government row and condemnation from women's ...
Media personality Grace Msalame is suing the Ugandan Ministry of Tourism for using her Photos to promote its 2019 Miss Curvy Competition aimed at ...
Kenya's media personality Grace Msalame has said she is considering suing Uganda's Ministry of Tourism, for defamation and character ...
Her sentiments come after social media was abuzz with news that Uganda intends to list their 'curvy, sexy women' as a tourist attraction.
Kampala. A proposal to market curvy and sexy Ugandan women as tourism attraction products has attracted public condemnation, the latest coming ...
Kenyan media personality Grace Msalame is set to sue Uganda's ministry of tourism for using her image to promote the upcoming miss curvy ...
This week, the Ugandan tourism ministry had a foot in mouth moment when the minister said the country's voluptuous women should be classified as a ...
The move by the Ministry of Tourism to add “curvy and sexy Ugandan women to the list of tourism products to attract tourists” is outrageous and ...
Uganda's tourism minister Godfrey Kiwanda is facing backlash after making comments suggesting that the country should showcase “curvy women” in ...
Renowned media personality Grace Msalame has instituted legal proceedings against Uganda's Ministry of Tourism for using her image and likeness ...
Before and during the 1990s, Uganda hardly exported services, except tourism. The analysis of export data shows that since 1991 to 2017, exports ...
The 'curvy, sexy' women of Uganda are set to be promoted as an attraction for visitors to the African nation. But the tourism minister who came up with ...
Museveni said the proposal has never been endorsed by Cabinet and that there was no justification for tourists to visit Uganda to purposely look at ...
Several activists and some legislators have since called for the Minister of State for Tourism Godfrey Kiwanda to issue an apology to the public and ...
But the idea of using beauty queens for tourism didn't die, Uganda's tourism minister teamed up with local organizers to bring a Ms Curvy beauty ...
Tourism minister said the government would add sexy women to tourism ... Uganda President Yoweri Museveni has made it clear no woman in his ...
Media personality Grace Msalame might be heading to court soon after Ministry of Tourism in Uganda used her photo to promote a curvy ladies' event.
Kampala — A proposal to market curvy and sexy Ugandan women as tourism attraction products has attracted public condemnation, the latest coming ...
Miss Uganda Curvy poster lady sues organisers for illegally using her ... came into the limelight after the State Minister or tourism, Godfrey Kiwanda ...
Uganda is set commemorate global wildlife Day aimed at raising awareness about the ... According to Minister of Tourism, Wildlife and Antiquities Prof.
According to the TV queen, Miss Curvy pageant held in Uganda was a competition started on Wednesday by Uganda's Minister of Tourism Godfrey ...
Over 2,000 people have signed a petition calling upon Uganda to scrap its 'Miss Curvy' beauty pageant as a way to promote tourism in the East ...
Uganda Adds 'Curvy Women' to List of Tourist Attractions. by Ify Obi ... In a statement by the Minister of Tourism, Godfrey Kiwanda as reported by NTV, ...
Uganda's tourism minister is facing intense backlash from female activists who are slamming a government campaign using “curvy women” to attract ...
Kenya is renowned globally for its tourist attractions, but it seems Uganda is up for the famed title in the region, with its latest proposal. The Ugandan ...
This can partially be attributed to a number of tourism promotion campaigns that have been initiated by the Ministry of Tourism together with other ...
Uganda is a beautiful country which offers plenty of awe-inspiring travel adventures — from rafting the river Nile, exploring Africa's tallest mountain ...
The next time you decide to embark on a safari or tour in destination Uganda, be selective in your choice of tour operator, guide or accommodation ...
NEWSROOM (ADV) – Uganda must cancel a beauty contest that seeks to attract more visitors by showcasing “curvy women” because it objectifies ...
YAOUNDÉ, Cameroon - A Catholic priest in Uganda has called the country's tourism minister “a disciple of Satan” for a new campaign highlighting the ...
Uganda must cancel a beauty contest that seeks to attract more visitors by showcasing “curvy women” because it objectifies women and promotes sex ...
Female Ugandan activists yesterday slammed a government campaign to use "curvy women" as a tourism "product", which has sparked a furore in the ...
Nairobi — Uganda must cancel a beauty contest that seeks to attract more visitors by showcasing "curvy women" because it objectifies women and ...
He faulted the people in the ministry as well as the Uganda Tourism Board for not technically guiding the Minister on what to support and not to ...
A new government plan to include “Curvy and sexy Ugandan women” on the list of Uganda's tourist attractions has come as a shock to women who ...
Tourism minister under fire over 'Miss Curvy Uganda' contest The 'curvy, sexy' women of Uganda are set to be promoted as an attraction for visitors to ...
Ugandan Tourism Minister Godfrey Kiwana is causing outrage for not only creating a 'Miss Curvy Uganda' contest, but for referring to Ugandan ...
KAMPALA, Uganda — A beauty pageant in Uganda that purports to promote ... Launching the pageant Tuesday, the state minister for tourism, Godfrey ...
Female Ugandan activists on Thursday slammed a government campaign to use "curvy women" as a tourism "product", which has sparked a furore in ...
Miss Curvy Uganda, the company behind the controversial Miss Curvy ... women from who many campaigns to promote tourism can be designed.
And now the tourism minister, Godfrey Kiwanda, has announced a new way of selling the country abroad: a beauty pageant that will have Uganda's ...
He may be, but I have no reason to believe Tourism junior minister Godfrey ... Given that not many Ugandans are paying top dollar to tour here, the ...
Wafula said: “The tourism industry is the largest foreign exchange earner in Uganda. As of 2017, we were told by the ministry and UTB that the industry ...
140 women registered for Miss Curvy Uganda contest, CEO says ... He added that there was no justification for tourists to come to Uganda to ...
Batanyenda has lashed out at Uganda's Tourism Minister, Godfrey Kiwanda, above, for launching a “Miss Curvy Uganda” beauty pageant as part of ...
Uganda : 140 beauty ladies vye for controversial contest ... The private sector-led initiative, backed by the State Minister for Tourism, Mr Godfrey ...
By Crux Staff. YAOUNDÉ, Cameroon (Crux) – A Catholic priest in Uganda has called the country's tourism minister “a disciple of Satan” for a new ...
140 women registered for Miss Curvy Uganda contest: CEO ... Asked how this will translate into tourism promotion, Ms Mungoma said that by ...
She challenged whoever is against her initiative to point out the negativity in similar contests such as Miss Tourism, Miss Uganda, and other beauty ...
Kampala Metropolitan Police spokesperson Patrick Onyango in an ... Tourism minister last week headlined the launch of Miss curvy Uganda in a bid to ...
On Tuesday, February 5, Uganda Tourism Minister Godfrey Kiwanda announced a plan to categorise its curvy women as the newest tourist attraction ...
In an effort to raise funds for the disadvantaged children for the SOS children's villages Uganda, 18 tourists have contributed sh250m towards ...
KAMPALA – Godfrey Kiwanda, the State Minister for Tourism has defended the use of beautiful girls in all his tourism concepts as intended to attract ...
The tourism private sector players in Uganda have said the country is not short of tourism products to begin branding curvaceous women as a tourist ...
Tour operators under their umbrella body, the Association of Uganda Tour Operators [AUTO], have condemned the miss curvy contest endorsed by the ...
He asks in reference to a rather bizarre statement from junior minister for tourism who finds it rather attractive to parade Ugandan curvy women as a ...
In the year 2015, I watched in disbelief as the Uganda tourism fraternity sensitized us on the impending visit of the World's best footballer- Mr Lionnel ...
Medical tourism is the new trend in health care. Thailand, for instance, has made strides in improving its medical tourism scene, positioning herself ...
Pemba visits Ugandan Embassy in USA, rolls off investment plan ... of markets for Ugandan products and promotion of Uganda's tourism sector, ...
A section of MPs, including the Deputy Speaker Jacob Oulanyah, have supported junior tourism minister Godfrey Kiwanda's decision to endorse the ...
Kiwanda to use Quiin Abenakyo to promote tourism is the same way he ... of tourism products Uganda can use to attract many tourists in the country.
Female Ugandan activists have since last Thursday been slamming a government supported campaign to use “curvy women” to attract tourists to the ...
By endorsing the so-called “Miss Curvy Uganda” display of women's bodies, Godfrey Kiwanda, Uganda's minister of State for Tourism, is promoting ...
They argued that if just a small fraction of Messi's Facebook followers could visit Uganda, then Uganda's tourism sector would be on cloud nine.
Parliament has asked the State Minister for Tourism, Godfrey Kiwanda to shade more light on the controversial Miss Curvy beauty contest.
Uganda's annual revenue from service exports oscillated between USD 1.6bn in the 2012/13 financial year and USD 2bn in 2016/17. Tourism alone ...
The Miss Curvy contest is reportedly fronted by state minister for Tourism ... Uganda tasked Kiwanda to apologise for degrading women to mere tourist attraction. ... He added that the contest is not meant to use curvy women as tourist ...
Atleast 230 tourists from Israel have Wednesday arrived in Uganda on a trip to visit the country's numerous attractions, the Uganda Tourism Board ...
A group of tourists from Israel who arrived in Uganda for an excursion could not help the emotions as they were guided through a tour of Entebbe ...
By Kampala Post Reporter. ENTEBBE. The Uganda Tourism Board has today received a group of 230 Israeli nationals who are in the country for a 3 ...
Uganda Uses Curvy Women to Promote Country and Boost Tourism ... state minister for tourism, Godfrey Kiwanda, launched “Miss Curvy Uganda” as ...
A chartered plane with over 250 Israeli tourists has today landed in Uganda, for the first time since 1976. According to the Uganda tourism board's ...
ENTEBBE – The Uganda Tourism Board has today welcomed a group of 230 Israeli nationals who are in the country for a 3 day tour of Uganda.
A number of MPs have today supported the controversial Miss Curvy pageant, as well as thrown their support behind Tourism junior minister Godfrey ...
State minister for Tourism, Godfrey Kiwanda has said he recently agreed to launch the Miss Curvy contest as a means of tapping into the potential of ...
The Uganda Tourism Board on Wednesday welcomed a group of 230 Israeli nationals who are in the country for a 3 day tour of Uganda. The tourists ...
Kampala. At least 250 tourists from Israel jetted into the country yesterday to tour various sites. The tourists, who came aboard a direct chartered plane ...
Kampala Archbishop Cyprian Lwanga has asked the government to ... a consensus reached in a meeting between him and Tourism ministry officials.
The Minister of State for Tourism, Godfrey Kiwanda has come out to clarify that the Miss Curvy Uganda beauty contest which has in the last few days ...
Kampala: State minister for Tourism Godfrey Kiwanda has been sued over the controversial Miss Curvy Pageant slated for June 2019.
Minister Kiwanda has however clarified that Miss Curvy is not about attracting tourists but rather to appreciate beauty of the Ugandan women.
KAMPALATourism State minister Godfrey Kiwanda has received support from Members of Parliament in his Miss Curvy Contest project.
LONDON/KAMPALA – Miss Uganda UK, Peninah Wampamba is set to jet in Uganda for her tourism campaign under the theme 'Tulambule Ne' ...
State Minister for Tourism, Godfrey Kiwanda Ssuubi has been sued in court over Miss Curvy Beauty Pageant by a Ugandan citizen Gideon Tugume.
KAMPALATourism State minister Godfrey Kiwanda has been dragged to court over his Miss Curvy Contest project. In his lawsuit filed before the ...
As it happened: Uganda Today - Thursday February 14 ..... At least 250 tourists from Israel have jetted into Uganda for a four-day visit, a move officials ...
Uganda's junior minister for tourism this month sparked controversy by suggesting that curvy women could be promoted as a tourist attraction. Uganda ...
Uganda Tourism Board on Tuesday welcomed a contingent of over 250 Israeli nationals who are in the country for a 3-day tour of Uganda. The tourists ...
... in Entebbe - 'Entebbe' recalled amid 1st direct Israel-Uganda flight - Uganda tourism board greets 230 Israelis in Entebbe - 'Political tourism' shows ...
The Uganda Tourism Board CEO Stephen Asiimwe said Thursday that he hoped the trip would be a success and lead to more tourists from Israel.
By Gilbert Mwijuke. Godfrey Kiwanda, Uganda's state minister for tourism, is the man of the moment. It doesn't matter whether we agree or disagree ...
This week on Wednesday, about 250 tourists from Israel jetted into the country to tour various sites Uganda is endowed with. The tourists chartered a ...
... on their choice of Chobe Safari Lodge as a venue for the third session of CEC, saying as a result of the NRMs privatization policy, Uganda's tourism ...
The leaders of the over 250 Israeli tourists who are currently in Uganda ... Chobe Safari Lodge is the same facility that American rapper Kanye West ...
In the last week of January, Uganda hosted agents (taken around Uganda by Speke Uganda Holidays) of the two of the top tour businesses in the ...
... choice of Chobe Safari Lodge as a venue for the third session of CEC saying as a result of the NRM's privatization policy, Uganda's tourism potential ...
The leaders of the over 250 Israeli tourists who are currently in Uganda have promised to market Uganda when they return home and bring many ...
By Kampala Post Reporter ... the third session of CEC saying as a result of the NRM's privatization policy, Uganda's tourism potential was revived with ...
Buddies boss Kazoora has reportedly disappeared with up to 10 miplion shillings meant as pay for fabiola's tutambule tourism campaign. Kazoora ...
President Yoweri Museveni says Uganda is the best tourism destination and that the country's diverse attractions explain why it is thel 'Pearl of Africa'.
The Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) has launched a partnership with the Uganda Gold Union(UGU) in a bid to position Uganda as Africa's premier golf ...
Uganda's tourism marketing and promoting body, Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) has Monday launched a partnership with the Uganda Golf Union ...
As for Africa, the issue of sex tourism does not readily comes to mind. ... The country's Minister of Tourism told the local Newspaper that Uganda has ...
KUALA LUMPUR/KAMPALAUgandan High Commissioner in Malaysia Dorothy Samali Hyuha has flagged off representatives of ten Malaysian Tour ...
Anger and frustration in Nigeria, after elections are called off at the last minute. Will the delay put voters off? Uganda's tourism minister causes an ...
The Miss Curvy Uganda beauty pageant will proceed as originally planned in ... According to a report by Uganda Tourism Board, 2018 was declared ...
Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) today signed a memorandum of understanding with the Uganda Golf Union (UGU) to kick-start a partnership between ...
Uganda Golf Union (UGU) and Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) signed a three year partnership to promote golf tourism in Uganda. This partnership will ...
Kampala — The Miss Curvy Uganda beauty pageant will proceed as ... Uganda Tourism Board was also restructured to ignite interest for domestic ...
The Union plans to spice up the Tour with events off the course masterminded by a new partner in Uganda Tourism Board (UTB).
Recent comments made by Uganda's Minister for Tourism, when he described curvy women as potential tourist attractions, have brought the debate ...
The Uganda Golf Union (UGU) and the Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) have entered a partnership to position Uganda as Africa's premier golf tourism ...
Despite the eternal perceptions related to participation in the sport, golf is one of the technical disciplines with infrastructure spread across Uganda.
Understandably, the proposed Miss Curvy Uganda beauty pageant has caused a lot of uproar. What people object to most strongly is the promotion of ...
The ministry recently launched rolex food as a distinct Ugandan culinary for tourists. Uganda Tourism Board was also restructured to ignite interest for ...
The Irish Ambassador to Uganda, William Carlos has hailed the beauty of Karamoja region with a call on government to tap into its tourism potential.
The Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) in collaboration with the Uganda High Commission in Malaysia are currently hosting a group of 10 Malaysian tour ...
More specifically, the visiting group is being hosted by the Uganda Tourism Board in collaboration with the Uganda High Commission in Malaysia.
For example, can the revived Uganda Airlines avoid past mistakes of ... The push to revive the National Airline targets to enhance tourism, brand the ...
This visit is a result of cooperation between Uganda's Mission in New Delhi with tourism-related Government agencies ...
"I am going to instruct the Uganda Tourism Board to promote this place as an important tourist destination and I urge you, the community, to take ...
Uganda is not always counted as one of the most noteworthy African ... are not known the world over, football is a worthy aspect of Ugandan tourism.
I hereby offer myself as a tourism ambassador for Uganda. No, I do o't have any curves, sorry. Neither do I have stunning Instagram pictures. But I do ...
Lilly Ajarova will in March, this year, officially take over the mantle at the Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) as the new Chief Executive Officer. She talked ...
To unlock creativity in the Tourism and hospitality industry, Virtual University of Uganda the first online university in Africa and Sanlam General ...
Uganda is the only East African country that participated in the recently concluded Danish annual tourism and trade fair in Herning, Denmark.
The story titled, 'How a Muslim helped start Catholic Church in Uganda' ... I, therefore, call upon the Buganda Tourism Board and Uganda Tourism ...
Uganda's tourism minister sparked outrage earlier this month after announcing a beauty pageant for curvy women to promote tourism. Activists are ...
Earlier this month the country's tourism minister Godfrey Kiwanda sparked outrage after announcing that the pageant would help to promote tourism.
Magoma said contest will be held annually and that organizers want a person who will become Uganda's tourism ambassador because tourism is ...
On 18th March a day dedicated to tourism during the week, Ugandans will be treated to three French folk dances from Brittany and Corsica regions of ...
“Many Ugandan women are created in a plus size way, so we want to use our beauty and size to promote tourism. We believe anyone is a tourism ...
The controversial Uganda's Miss Curvy pageantry is on and will take place as ... rejects proposal to use curvy Ugandan women as tourist attraction.
KAMPALA – State minister for Tourism Godfrey Kiwanda Suubi and Grace Akello, the Uganda High Commissioner –New Delhi have Wednesday ...
Minister Godfrey Kiwanda (3rd right), shares a light moment with Bharat Dabholkar (left) upon arrival at Entebbe Airport for an 8-day tour of Uganda.
Many Ugandan women are created plus size anyway, so we want to use our beauty to promote tourism. We believe anyone is a tourism ambassador,” ...
Uganda: Entebbe Airport Registers Growth in Passenger Numbers ... the Middle East and improved tourism promotion of Uganda's tourist attractions, ...
A delegation of 12 Bollywood stars and members of Travel Agents Federation of India (TAFI) arrived in Uganda yesterday where they will spend eight ...
Police have reportedly launched a hunt for a 70-year-old German national in Uganda who is facing fresh allegations of child sex tourism. Bernhard ...
In Uganda, a program designed to divert tourist dollars into rural communities has been criticized as ineffective. But a new focus is restoring hope.
Uganda's national parks are home to some of Africa's most iconic safari animals: elephants, rhinoceroses, buffalo, leopards, and lions. The Queen ...
Ugandan D.J's, are the last people one would associate with championing ... Bottom-line, here is that anybody can get in on the Uganda tourism ...
The hullabaloo was heightened after the state minister of Tourism, Godfrey Kiwanda wondered why it had taken Uganda so long to exploit the curvy ...
According to H.E Grace Akello, the Ugandan High Commissioner to India, the visit is aimed at unmasking Uganda's tourism potential, opening the ...
The campaign is geared towards promoting local tourism and reminding Ugandans to travel and see places and experience what motherland Uganda ...
The fifth edition of the Northern Ugandan-tulambule tour (tour of Northern Uganda) kicked off –Friday March 1, 2019 at the independence monument ...
When the name Anita Kyarimpa Fabiola is mentioned, many things come to mind and sexiness is one constant. She continues to display her beauty ...
Speaking to the team at State Lodge Nakasero, Museveni said government applauds the idea, explaining that beyond tourism, Uganda is an ...
The new Ambassadors for the northern Uganda edition include; Salvador (Patrick Idringi), Gaetano Kaggwa, Anita Fabiola, Marcus Kwikiriza and kick ...
He urged them to bring more tourists from India to Uganda where they can ... He said that they also want to promote Uganda as a location for filming ...
American tourists and a Kenyan pilot were killed when their helicopter .... Also dragged to court are Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA), the ...
In the Financial Year (FY) 2005/06, Uganda's public external debt was ... Also, Uganda is ranked as the best tourism destination in the world for ape ...
A 30-member delegation led by Godfrey Kiwanda, state minister for Tourism and officials from Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) has set off to showcase ...
By Kampala Post Reporter. Having successfully completed an eight day tour of Uganda, a delegation from India comprising Bollywood stars and ...
Civil Aviation Authority of Uganda reports increased traffic at Entebbe ... East as well improved tourism promotion of Uganda's tourist attractions.
Uganda is set to take part in the highly acclaimed tourism exhibition, ITB Berlin in Germany, in a bid to showcase the tourism products that the country ...
President Yoweri Museveni on yesterday encouraged Indian film-makers to promote Uganda's beauty and investment potential through films adding ...
Having successfully completed an eight-day tour of Uganda, a delegation from India comprising Bollywood stars and members of Travel Agents of ...
In continued action to grow visitor numbers to the country, the Uganda Tourism Board is set to showcase Uganda at the ITB Berlin Tourism Trade Fair.
With the Tourism Industry undoubtedly cementing its position as the most important sector of the economy, Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) has ...
By Gilbert Mwijuke. A visit to Uganda's Murchison Falls National Park not only guarantees travellers spectacular big game viewing, but one also gets ...
Memorial Plaque to Hungarian Explorer Flóra Sass Inagurated in Uganda ... Ephraim Kamuntu, Uganda's tourism minister, also attended the event.
KAMPALA – As the country moves to show the world what it can offer, the Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) is set to showcase Uganda at the ITB Berlin ...
“We cannot claim all is well when Rwanda is issuing travel warnings to Rwandans not to travel to Uganda. It is affecting our international image.
KAMPALA – The simmering tension between Uganda and erstwhile neighbor and ... Complicating cross-border tourism especially for Gorilla tracking.
Outrage Over Uganda's 'Miss Curvy' Pageant to Boost Tourism ... Kampala, Kiwanda unveiled his “Miss Curvy Uganda” beauty pageant and now he's ...
“…that Uganda is unsafe, that there is torture and illegitimate arrests. It affects our tourism numbers,” Nsereko said before an interjection by Anna ...
Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | Leading experts in Uganda's tourism and hospitality sector are set to discuss creative approaches ...
Kampala. Plans are underway to train and certify all tourism drivers as Uganda seeks to standardise its service level to maintain the current growth ...
Uganda's Junior Minister for Tourism, Wildlife and Antiquities, Godfrey Kiwanda Ssubi recently launched the "Miss Curvy Uganda" pageant at the Mistil ...
Film tourism is a growing phenomenon worldwide, motivated by both the ... Wakaliwood has put Uganda on the cinematic map by shooting 200 US ...
By Ritah Kemigisa. Tourism players have decried the current standoff between Uganda and Rwanda which is affecting their operations. The Chairman ...
Michael Kajubi, a member of the LGBT+ community in Uganda, says that it is difficult living and running his tourism business there, but he believes his ...
... Quiin Abenakyo added while addressing the audience. Also read: Anita Fabiola replaces Quiin Abenakyo as new Uganda Tourism Ambassador.
Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania, the mountain gorillas in Rwanda and Uganda are the known tourist attractions not available among the rest of member ...
Tourists are very sensitive about their security. If the current tension between Rwanda and Uganda is not urgently resolved, the tourism industry shall ...
Nominees for Ekkula Pearl of Africa Tourism Awards Unveiled ... UGANDA COMMUNITY TOURISM ASSOCIATION. ... KAMPALA FASHION WEEK.
“Even with wildlife aside, Uganda has a number of tourism items to present to its guest” Abhinav Singh, an Indian based tour and travel blogger with a ...
Experienced Kenyan Hotelier Samantha Muna has urged the Government of Uganda to continue funding different Tourism and hospitality forums ...
To the tourist wishing to travel to Uganda to gorilla trek, see the African Big Five or raft the rapids of the Nile I would like to say: Stay Calm and Travel ...
Why don't we use these people as a strategy to promote our tourism industry ... Tulambule initiative that aims to highlight Uganda's tourist attractions?
KAMPALA - President Yoweri Museveni had directed the Minister of ... “Dott services had approached me with a proposal to design tourism roads.
He also advised people of the Rwenzori sub-region to avoid sectarianism politics and promote tourism since it's a leading foreign exchange earner for ...
For years the biodiverse Kibale National Park languished off the safari itinerary, but with the help of conservationists and forward-thinking investors, ...
In a bid to showcase Uganda's tourism potential beyond borders, a 45-minute film featuring Uganda's mountain gorillas will be premiered Sunday at ...
Uganda's mountain gorillas will be featured in a 45-minute film at the upcoming Berlin Travel Festival scheduled to take place from March 8 – 10, 2019 ...
Lilly has recently been appointed and accepted the position of Chief Executive Officer of Uganda Tourism Board. Mr Edgar Buhanga, the Board ...
Uganda charges $600 to trek gorilla per person. Rwanda on the other hand charges $1,500 for all visitors. Majority tourists pay $20 to enter parks, but ...
Tourism is a top foreign exchange earner and Uganda last year raked in $1.4b (Shs5 trillion) from the sector, according to statistics from Uganda ...
It seeks to exhaustively deal with terminal maternal cases and also bringing to an end the habit of medical tourism by some Ugandans who intend to ...
Uganda's Minister of Tourism, Prof. Ephraim Kamuntu, said his government is committed to promoting cultural activities and has set a target of ...
Most of Uganda's tourism potentials remain underutilised by both domestic and foreign tourists due to among other factors, the poor state of community ...
Majority of Uganda's population resides in the rural areas where Uganda's top export potentials-agriculture and tourism are majorly found. Uganda's ...
He has also been casting and directing for most of the big fashion shows such as the ASFAS, Miss Tourism Uganda Forever Love Fashion and he will ...
Kampala — Hungary has donated to Uganda €16m (about Shs66.3b) to ... at the Internal Security Organisation headquarters at Nakasero, Kampala. ... clean water to refugees and digital platform for promoting tourism in the country.
Ugandans should start businesses instead of going for kyeyo ... This has caused a lot of pressure on biodiversity, Uganda tourism potential, climate ...
Located on Biku Hill, just 18 km away from Nebbi town is the smallest Church in the world. The Church can only seat a congregation of three people at ...
Germany is Uganda's third-largest source market, and its growing interest in Uganda's nature and cultural offerings has made the local tourism ...
The Embassy of Ireland in Uganda, in partnership with Uganda Tourism Board and the Uganda National Roads Authority, yesterday illuminated the ...
Uganda which has seen a steady rise in tourist arrivals from 945,899 in 2010 to 1,322,522 in 2016 translating into a 107% increment in earnings, from ...
The military strongmen in Kigali and Kampala have not flinched an eye-lid ... and Rwanda is attractive for its highly lucrative tourism sector where State ... Mr Kenyatta, a businessman already with vast interests in Uganda, may ...
The Embassy of Ireland in Uganda, in partnership with Uganda Tourism ... Table Mountain in South Africa and the Equator Monument in Uganda, ...
KAMPALA – The Embassy of Ireland in Uganda, in partnership with Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) and the Uganda National Roads Authority (UNRA), ...
Lions, after mountain gorillas, are the most sought-after species by tourists visiting Uganda, according to the Uganda Wildlife Authority. Each individual ...
That is why, therefore, the NRM insists on waking up all the Ugandans so that ... An individual Ugandan, a family or a company can enter any of these ... of services (tourism and hotels) and some aspects of ICT (BPOs, for instance).
For many a Ugandan, domestic tourism has been perceived as pointless and a waste of time and resources. My mother, when presented with an ...
The Embassy of Ireland in Uganda, in partnership with the Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) and the Uganda National Roads Authority, illuminated the ...
The source of the Nile Bridge, which is a tourism and architectural icon in Uganda, was this past week illuminated green ahead of Ireland marking its ...
I love to travel, party and meeting new people. We are travelling with Uganda Tourism Board (UTB), travelling around the country to show that it is ...
Uganda is the among the African countries invited for the inaugural Africa ... Fishing whilst also becoming an increasingly popular tourist destination.
When you consider that Uganda already had military generals Idi Amin ... In 2018, Uganda recorded over one million five hundred thousand tourists ...
Uganda: Court Quashes Govt Decision On NSSF Board Members ... Kampala — The High Court has ordered government to comply with the ... secretary of Uganda Hotel Food, Tourism, Supermarket and Allied Workers' Union, ...
The majority of Uganda's population resides in the rural areas where Uganda's top export potentials - agriculture and tourism are majorly found.
The all-white 54-seater vessel was launched amidst a colorful event that saw tourism gurus like Amos Wekesa and Uganda Tourism Board CEO Lilly ...
Tourism is currently Uganda's leading foreign exchange earner, bringing in in excess of $1.45b annually according to government estimates.
In January of this year, she was appointed to head Uganda Tourism Board ... The farewell party took place at the Uganda Wildlife Education Centre ...
In Uganda, government may, for practical purposes, be narrowly defined as a small part of the executive and brokers in the corridors of power. Thus ...
Held Monday at the Ndere Cultural Centre, the expo sought to promote sustainable tourism in both Uganda and France through cultural tourism ...
In 2013, the tourism sector overtook coffee and diaspora remittances as the country's highest foreign exchange earner. It has been number one since ...
David Muhoozi has hailed the outgoing French Ambassador to Uganda, Stephanie Rivoal for her outstanding tour of duty after three years of service in ...
At the launch he said the pageant was designed to boost Ugandan tourism by putting the bodies of curvy women on display. According to the minister, ...
The Kenya Border Management Secretariat (BMS) made a tour of the Kenya/Tanzania border in Migori County Thursday and assured of efforts to ...
The Ugandan government has completed construction of almost all of the ... will be planted with trees for environment protection and eco-tourism." ...
I left Uganda in 2016 when my contract with NTV [expired] and it was at the same time when one of my friends called me to join them for a holiday in ...
Uganda's new tourism push is a case in point. The government hopes to welcome four million visitors in 2020, more than double the current number.
The region has in the past decade been opened up to tourism, nature and adventure lovers thanks to its pristine parks, endless savannah grasslands ...
We're up early to head into the north section of the park for a lion safari. .... Christina Newberry travelled as a guest of the Uganda Tourism Board, ...
Uganda attracts investments worth $7.5b in last five years ... The Arabs, Mr Byensi said, are mainly interested in agriculture and tourism in Uganda.
In her first public speech since being appointed Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) chief executive officer Lilly Ajarova has said she will make water ...
Uganda has licensed 1,900 projects valued at $7.5b in planned ... Arabs, Mr Byensi said, are mainly interested in agriculture and tourism in Uganda.
Uganda National Roads Authority (Unra) has said a big pot hole which ... Kampala –Masaka highway was in poor state until 2009 when government ... in 2015 which claimed the lives of former Miss Tourism Finalists Norah Atim, ...
Deforestation Uganda ... “Tourism is one of the biggest sectors bringing in revenue. These tourists come to see animals and primates like.
Tourists can snap photos of mountain gorillas during the Gorilla Habituation Experience in Uganda's Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park.
The success of any airline leans heavily on the economy and its tourism-related infrastructure. The upcountry aerodromes are not up to standard to ...
Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni on Wednesday morning arrived in ... and security, trade and investment, transport, education and tourism.
Tourism minister Ephraim Kamuntu and Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) Sam Mwandha appear before Parliament's Select Committee on Apaa land ...
Uganda's president Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has arrived in Kenya for a ... other things trade, security, investment, transport, tourism and education.
penalties and damages against Uganda. Uganda ordered for four CRJ900 regional jets with Bombardier Commercial Aircraft, as part of the
According to a statement from State House, President Museveni will tour the ... The Ugandan leader will then address a public lecture at Kenyatta ...
Uganda Airlines Should Get Basics Right Before Takeoff ... Even before the revived Uganda Airlines' first flight takes to the skies, there ... The success of any airline leans heavily on the economy and its tourism-related infrastructure.
Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) commissioner for customs and border Control Kevin Safari and Julius Rubagumya, the Uganda Revenue Authority ...
CAPE TOWN – South Africa, through its National Consumer Commission (NCC), has confirmed that it is investigating American travel network ...
By Kampala Post Reporter Nations can only get rich if they create ... However, I must note that the cheap electricity is for manufacturers, tourism and ...
KAMPALA - When she won the Miss Tourism Karamoja crown last year, Emily Ayen was tasked to come up with a project befitting of her crown as a ...
The Swim safe organization parterned with the Ministry of Tourism to start free swimming lessons and training for all Ugandans from 3rd May.
South Africa based Ugandan socialite and business woman Zari Hassan has yet again proven her critics wrong, after winning a top tourism award.
The Ekkula Pearl of Africa Tourism Awards, now in their fourth year recognize the individuals and brands “that love Uganda relentlessly and stand out ...
City tycoon Sudhir Rupaleria has been awarded with 2019 lifetime tourism achiever from Uganda Tourism Board for his continued efforts to elevate ...
The ward was during the Ekkula Pearl of Africa Tourism Awards, now in their fourth year that recognizes the individuals and brands “that love Uganda ...
It brought together key players and influencers within Uganda's tourism sector, including State Minister for Tourism, Godfrey Kiwanda Suubi, the Chief ...
The vibe for the 2019 Castle Lite Uganda Golf Open tournament is ripe. ... introduced Uganda Open tours across eight different clubs in the country.
... across the country every year, the State minister for Tourism has revealed. ... Minister Kiwanda said there is need for every Ugandan to learn how to ...
DUBAI: A new 'I'm Uganda First' campaign launching this month is set to raise awareness among seasoned travellers eager to tick off a new country, ...
At least 5,000 people die in major lakes and rivers across the country every year, the State minister for Tourism has revealed. Mr Godfrey Kiwanda ...
DUBAI - A new 'I'm Uganda First' campaign launching this month is set to raise awareness among seasoned travellers eager to tick off a new country, ...
Travel and tour agency. Fernando Tours has partnered with telecom giant MTN Uganda to offer subsidized packages for Ugandans seeking to tour ...
Ekkula Awards are Uganda's Tourism Awards that recognizes the individuals and brands “that love Uganda relentlessly and stand out in the tourism ...
From Uganda´s ambassador for Tourism Zari Hassan is now crowned as the ... business woman, Zari Hassan, crowned as Tourism Ambassador of the ...
In efforts to promote golf tourism as part of Uganda Tourism Board's initiative to market tourism products and services in the country, Uganda Tourism ...
The 2019 Ekkula Tourism Awards took place last Friday (March 29, 2019) at the Kampala Sheraton Hotel. The awards, now in their fourth year, are ...
Meanwhile, Mr James Serumaga, the chairperson said: “We have so much in New York, Business Tours of New York, the New York Business Expo, ...
The 2019 Ekkula Pearl of Africa Tourism Awards happened on Friday last ... This year's Awards gala held at Sheraton Kampala Hotel was hosted by ...
Charles Odere (left) receives the overall winners trophy from Castle Lite's Davidson Wadada after the Serena leg of the Uganda Open Tour. Left is Nile ...
Kampala- The Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Mr Jacob Oulanyah, has ... In the field of tourism, he said Uganda beats many countries in the world, and ...
However, this was strongly opposed by the Uganda Medical Association (UMA) arguing ... “Tourists won't come to Uganda if we have poor hhospitals.
“It was a pleasure meeting the honourable Minister of Tourism in Uganda Godfrey Kiwanda. As Ugandans, we need to learn how to swim. It is not a ...
Kampala — The Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Mr Jacob Oulanyah, has ... In the field of tourism, he said Uganda beats many countries in the world, ...
In Uganda, the team is using Earth Hour as a mobilization tool to unite ... “Tourism is currently the highest GDP earner in Uganda, and the current ...
Security agencies in Uganda have said they are coordinating to ensure the missing American tourist and Ugandan driver are rescued. The army ...
The tourist was held under gun point and abducted along with a local tour guide by a group of four armed men, the Uganda tourism board has said.
A TOURIST is being held hostage by armed bandits who ambushed a safari park van in Uganda, according to reports. Four gunmen are said to have ...
Four armed men ambushed a tourist van during a game drive, taking the ... They abducted an American tourist and a local driver, Uganda's tourism ...
Four gunmen are said to have ambushed their vehicle at the Queen Elizabeth National Park in Uganda. They abducted a 35-year-old American tourist ...
Police, Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) and Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) in a joint statement said on Wednesday that the two were kidnapped near ...
Armed men who are said to have abducted a female American tourist as well as a Ugandan who was driving a group of tourists in Queen Elizabeth ...
Ugandan security forces are hunting gunmen who abducted an American tourist and her driver inside a national park close to the border with ...
Gunmen in Uganda have abducted an American tourist and his driver inside a national park close to the border with Democratic Republic of Congo, ...
An American tourist has been kidnapped by gunmen at a wildlife park in Uganda, local police have confirmed. Kimbley Sue Endecott, 35, and her ...
(CNN) Four armed men kidnapped an American tourist in Uganda Tuesday and have demanded $500,000 as ransom, the Ugandan Tourism Board ...
Queen Elizabeth, in southwestern Uganda lies some 150 kilometres (90 miles) north of Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, famous among tourists for ...
A joint security team of Tourism Police, the Uganda People's Defence Forces (UPF) and Uganda Wildlife Authority rangers has been dispatched at ...
KANUNGU – Security agencies in western Uganda are hunting for unknown assailants who kidnapped two tourists; a US citizen and a Ugandan, ...
Ugandan police officers stand guard outside the house of Uganda's main opposition leader Kizza Besigye home on Feb 22, 2016 in Kasangati, ...
An American citizen and her local guide have been abducted during a game ride in a prominent tourist park in Uganda, a U.S federal official confirmed ...
The Ugandan government spokesman Ofwono Opondo says an American tourist and her Ugandan driver have been kidnapped by gunmen in one of ...
A US citizen and a Ugandan driver were on Tuesday kidnapped by armed men in the Queen Elizabeth National Park in southwest Uganda, authorities ...
Gunmen kidnapped an American tourist and her driver in a Ugandan national park and are demanding a $500,000 ransom, authorities say https://t.co/ ...
According to ABC15.com, the Ugandan Tourism Board and Ugandan police force revealed that the tourist is a woman from the United States who was ...
Kimberley Sue Endecott, 35, from California, and her Ugandan safari guide Jean Paul, 48, were ambushed by four armed men in Queen Elizabeth ...
An American tourist was kidnapped by four gunmen in Uganda, who are ... The American woman and her driver from Uganda were kidnapped at ...
Four armed men have kidnapped an American tourist in Uganda and have demanded US$500,000 (A$702,000) as ransom, the Ugandan Tourism ...
Uganda: US tourist kidnapped and held for $500,000 ransom ... Ugandan security forces are hunting gunmen who abducted an American tourist and ...
Four kidnappers ambushed a group of tourists in Uganda on Tuesday while they were driving through a national park during a wildlife expedition.
In 1999, an American couple, four Britons and two New Zealanders were killed along with four Ugandan guides when their group was ambushed by ...
Four gunmen are said to have ambushed their vehicle at the Queen Elizabeth National Park in Uganda. Rights groups who led the protests to the ...
An American woman and her guide were kidnapped in Uganda's most-visited safari park after their vehicle was ambushed by bandits. Four gunmen ...
Ugandan authorities on Wednesday launches an extensive rescue operation for an American woman and her driver who were kidnapped at Uganda's ...
An American tourist has been kidnapped in Uganda's most popular wildlife park by gunmen who demanded a ransom of $500,000. Queen Elizabeth ...
Four armed men kidnapped an American tourist in Uganda and have demanded $5,00,000 as ransom, the country's police force has confirmed.
Ugandan security forces scoured dense bush on Thursday in the hunt for a US tourist and her safari guide who were kidnapped by gunmen in a ...
During his visit to the district on Wednesday, Minister Kiwanda noted that Uganda's tourism sector is still challenged by product development and ...
Kampala, April 4 : Four armed men kidnapped an American tourist in Uganda and have demanded USD 500,000 as ransom, the country's police force ...
Security agencies have sealed off the Uganda-DR Congo border in Queen Elizabeth National Park in the hunt for four armed men who kidnapped an ...
KAMPALAUgandan security forces scoured dense bush on Thursday in the hunt for a US tourist and her safari guide who were kidnapped by ...
UGANDAN security forces scoured dense bush today in the hunt for a US tourist and her safari guide who were kidnapped by gunmen in a national ...
Ugandan security agencies are hunting for suspected gunmen who kidnapped an American tourist and her driver in a Ugandan national park.
Kampala: Four armed men kidnapped an American tourist in Uganda and have demanded $500,000 (Dh1.84 million) as ransom, the country's police ...
Kampala, Uganda (CNN) An armed gang who kidnapped an American tourist and her driver at gunpoint from a Ugandan national park have made ...
An American woman and her guide have been kidnapped in Uganda's most visited safari park after their vehicle was ambushed by bandits.
Police were combing a wildlife park in Uganda on Thursday as they searched for an American tourist who was kidnapped at gunpoint.
I Worked With Joe Biden. Here's What to Know About the Myth Growing Around Him. The questions Biden has faced—from his handling of the ...
Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) Chief Executive Officer Ajarova delivering her remarks during a workshop to profile new tourism developments at ...
An American tourist in Uganda was kidnapped by four armed men who have demanded $500,000 as ransom, the Ugandan Tourism Board and ...
KAMPALA. Ugandan security forces are hunting gunmen who abducted an American tourist and her driver inside a national park close to the border ...
A massive search-and-rescue effort was underway Wednesday in Uganda after an American tourist and a local guide were ambushed and kidnapped ...
Uganda Security Agencies have deployed its best personal and tools of security ... Tourism is a key industry for Uganda, as a major earner of foreign
According to a press release from the Uganda Police Force, 35-year-old Kimbley Sue Endecott was kidnapped with her tour guide, Jean Paul, while ...
'The operation to rescue the tourist is still ongoing,' Uganda's tourism minister, Godfrey Kiwanda, says on Thursday, April 4.
Kampala, Uganda -- Ugandan security forces scoured dense bush on Thursday in the hunt for a U.S. tourist and her safari guide who were kidnapped ...
Ugandan security forces are searching for an American tourist, her driver and the four gunmen who abducted them inside a national park on Tuesday.
Costa Mesa Woman Kidnapped by Armed Men During Safari in Uganda; ... A Costa Mesa woman on a dream vacation in Uganda was one of two ...
A 70-year-old German national in Uganda who was the target of a police hunt has appeared before a local court facing 28 counts connected to ...
Security officials are intensifying their search for an American tourist and her local guide kidnapped Tuesday evening after armed men ambushed ...
By Siobhan O'Grady | Washington Post. Security officials are intensifying their search for an American tourist and her local guide kidnapped Tuesday ...
Ugandan soldiers on Thursday expanded their hunt for the gunmen, who abducted the California woman and Wild Frontiers Safari driver Jean-Paul ...
COSTA MESA, Calif. - A Costa Mesa woman on a dream vacation in Uganda was one of two kidnapped by a group of armed men, who have ...
Uganda steps up efforts to find kidnapped American, her guide ... According to a report from Uganda's Tourism Ministry, tourism is the country's ...
A Costa Mesa woman on vacation in Uganda was one of two people kidnapped by a group of armed men who have demanded a $500,000 ransom ...
Tourism police in Uganda have identified the Orange County woman as the kidnap victim — she and her guide were kidnapped at gunpoint while they ...
Security officials are intensifying their search for an American tourist and her local guide kidnapped this week after armed men ambushed them on a ...
The tourism fraternity in Uganda has bid farewell to Stephen Asiimwe who has been chief executive at Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) together with his ...
By Amos Wekesa. Yesterday evening at Sheraton Hotel Kampala, the Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) old guard was officially handing over power to the ...
A security official outside the national park told CBS News on Friday that the entire southern portion of the park was closed to tourists as Ugandan ...
Security officials in Uganda are stepping up their search efforts after an American tourist and her local guide were kidnapped at a national park.
As the search for the missing American tourist and Ugandan tour guide enters the third day, the Uganda Tourism Board, the government agency ...
COMMENT | By Amos Wekesa | Yesterday evening at Sheraton Hotel, Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) old guards officially handed over power to the ...
The Queen Elizabeth National Park is Uganda's most visited park and a national tourism centre it attracts hundreds of thousands of tourists each year.
An armed gang who kidnapped an American tourist and her driver at gunpoint from a Ugandan national park have made frequent demands for a ...
“As a tourism promoter, UTB is delighted that Uganda ranks high among the friendliest countries for travellers. This is a unique selling point for ...
An American woman and a local guide were kidnapped from a popular tourist destination in Uganda on Tuesday evening by unknown gunmen who ...
Four armed men kidnapped an American tourist in Uganda and have demanded $500,000 as ransom, the country's police force has confirmed.
"The operation to rescue the tourist is still ongoing," Uganda's tourism minister, Godfrey Kiwanda, told AFP on Thursday morning. Four kidnappers ...
Searchers have intensified their efforts to find an American woman kidnapped at gunpoint while on safari in Africa, with "hard negotiations" taking ...
The other tourists — an elderly couple — managed to escape, but the gunmen took Endicott and the driver, said Uganda deputy police spokeswoman ...
Massive search continues in Uganda for missing American tourist .... Sue Endicott, who they say was kidnapped at gunpoint while on a safari ride.
Ugandan security forces scoured dense bush on Thursday in the hunt for a U.S. tourist and her safari guide who were kidnapped by gunmen in a ...
President Trump in California to push border security, tour fencing: WATCH .... "The operation to rescue the tourist is still ongoing," Uganda's tourism ...
Rwanda, Uganda in top 10 improved travel destinations ... Ethiopia's tourism sector grew by a staggering 48.6 per cent in 2018, making up 9.4 per ...
BWINDI – Security forces scoured dense bush this week in the hunt for a US tourist and her safari guide who were kidnapped by gunmen in a national ...
Efforts to increase gains from tourism have greatly improved in the past year, with an emphasis on domestic tourism. From Tulambule Uganda to ...
An American woman who was kidnapped with her driver at Uganda's most popular wildlife park by gunmen failed to take along an armed ranger as ...
Authorities in Uganda are still searching for the USA tourist and for a local driver who were both abducted from Queen Elizabeth National Park, ...
Uganda is at the brink of economic take off and tourism is a powerful transformative force fueling economic growth of this country, propelling it to ...
KAMPALA – An elderly Canadian couple came face-to-face with armed gunmen while on safari in Uganda this week, but managed to escape ...
Nakajubbi: I am a tourism graduate from Makerere University. I come ... Uganda Tourism Board (UTB ) should also develop more cultural products.
Security officials are intensifying their search for an American tourist and her guide after armed men ambushed them on a game drive in Uganda.
A statement released by Uganda tourism board said that between 5pm and 7pm on Tuesday, four armed men ambushed a tourist van that was on a ...
An American tourist and her Ugandan driver were kidnapped at gunpoint in Uganda's most known National Park Queen Elizabeth National Park on ...
An American tourist and a Ugandan driver were kidnapped by armed men Queen Elizabeth National Park in southwest Uganda on Wednesday, the ...
Wildlife walks don't come more fascinating than a trip into Uganda's Bwindi Impenetrable Forest, where you can get up close and personal with the ...
On March 27, all roads led to Mombasa, Kenya for a joint business meeting organised by Uganda and Kenya and the two Presidents of both countries ...
An American woman and her safari guide who were kidnapped in a Ugandan wilderness park and held five days by armed captors were returned ...
Security agencies in Uganda have rescued the American tourist who was abducted together with a Ugandan driver, sources say. A reliable source has ...
A statement released by Uganda tourism board earlier this week said: “The outlaws put the occupants under gun point and abducted two of them; ...
Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | Reports just in indicate that Kimberly Sue Endicott, an American who was kidnapped for ransom last week ...
KAMPALA, UGANDA — An American woman and her safari guide who where kidnapped in a Ugandan wilderness park and held five days by armed ...
The Uganda tourism board said last week: "The outlaws put the occupants under gun point and abducted two of them: a Ugandan driver and an ...
An Orange County woman and her driver who were kidnapped at gunpoint by a group of men in a Uganda national park last week have been rescued ...
KAMPALA (Reuters) - An American tourist who was kidnapped alongside her driver in a national park in southwestern Uganda has been rescued ...
Last week, security forces embarked on a joint operation to hunt gunmen who had kidnapped the American Tourist and the Ugandan tour guide from ...
CNN — An American tourist and her tour guide, who were abducted in Uganda's Queen Elizabeth National Park on Tuesday, have been rescued by ...
The female American tourist Kimberly Sue Endecott, 35, and her safari driver Jean-Paul Mirenge have been rescued, five days after armed men ...
Ephraiam Kamuntu, the Ugandan minister of tourism, was at the park this weekend hoping to reassure the families of Endicott and Remezo that the ...
KAMPALA (Reuters) - An American tourist and her driver have been rescued unharmed after being kidnapped in a national park in southwestern ...
(CNN) American tourist Kimberly Sue Endicott and her tour guide, who were abducted in Uganda's Queen Elizabeth National Park on Tuesday, have ...
Kimberly Sue Endicott, 56, was taken back to her lodge in the Queen Elizabeth National Park where she was kidnapped in Sunday, after five days as a ...
An excited Lily Ajarova, CEO of the Uganda Tourism Board told eTurboNews late afternoon she had very good news. ” The rescue of the kidnapped ...
Kimberly Endicott, 56, and tour driver Jean-Paul Mirgene Remezo were taken hostage at gunpoint while on safari in Uganda's Queen Elizabeth ...
Uganda's Minister of Tourism, Prof Ephraim Kamuntu has said that the rescue of the American tourist and a Ugandan tour guide in the Queen ...
Ugandan security forces have successfully rescued a kidnapped American tourist, Kimberley Sue Endecott, 35, and her Ugandan driver, Jean Paul, ...
An US tourist and a safari guide kidnapped by gunmen in a Ugandan national park have been recovered safe and sound after a ransom was paid for ...
Map of Uganda locating the Queen Elizabeth National Park where an American tourist, driver were freed after a ranson was paid. (AFP Photo).
Bashir Hangi, the spokesperson for the Uganda Wildlife Authority, acknowledged the kidnapping could hurt the tourism industry but said tourists need ...
An American who was kidnapped along with her driver in Uganda last week has been recovered unharmed, a spokesman for the Ugandan ...
Uganda's tourism minister Prof. Ephraim Kamuntu has said that now that American tourist Kimberly Sue Endecott and her guide driver have been ...
The Ugandan police's tourist protection force had deployed a special response unit working alongside soldiers and wildlife rangers in the hunt for the ...
Kampala (AFP). An US tourist and a safari guide kidnapped by gunmen in a Ugandan national park have been recovered safe and sound after a ...
NAIROBI, Kenya - An American woman and her Ugandan driver were released unharmed five days after they were kidnapped in Uganda's Queen ...
An American tourist and her tour guide, who were abducted in Uganda's Queen Elizabeth National Park on Tuesday, have been rescued by security ...
The other tourists, an elderly couple, escaped, but the gunmen took Endicott and Remezo, said Uganda deputy police spokeswoman Polly Namaye.
I WISH to assure the public that despite the reported kidnap of an American national in Queen Elizabeth national park in Uganda, the situation is ...
A United States tourist and a Ugandan tour guide who were kidnapped on Tuesday last week by gunmen in Queen Elizabeth national park have been ...
Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni on Monday insisted his country was safe for travellers, after the kidnapping of a US tourist, but vowed to further ...
"I want to reassure the country and our tourists that Uganda is safe and we shall continue to improve the security in our parks. Come and enjoy the ...
“Pleased to report that the American tourist and tour guide that were abducted in Uganda have been released. God bless them and their families!
Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni has insisted his country was safe for travellers, after the kidnapping of a US tourist, but vowed to further ...
President Yoweri Museveni has assured Ugandans and tourists that Uganda is safe. The President's remarks came after the rescue American tourist ...
Tourism is a key industry for Uganda, home to rare mountain gorillas and other wildlife, the massive Lake Victoria and the snow-capped Rwenzori ...
A US tourist and a safari guide kidnapped by gunmen in a Ugandan national park have been recovered safe and sound after a ransom was paid for ...
By Ritah Kemigisa. Tour operators have asked Ugandan media to stop publishing stories that negatively impact the country's tourism potential.
That dream seemed to become a nightmare last week when the California woman and her tour guide were kidnapped at gunpoint in a Ugandan ...
Uganda's Minister for Tourism Ephraim Kamuntu said, in a televised address Sunday, that authorities had been "under pressure" over the abduction.
Miss Opollo is a third-year student at the University of Nairobi studying Political Science and Public Administration, Tourism and Performing Arts.
KAMPALA, April 8 (Xinhua) -- Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni on Monday assured tourists of their safety in Uganda, noting that the security in ...
"However, I want to reassure the country and our tourists that Uganda is safe and we shall continue to improve the security in our parks. Come and ...
President Yoweri Museveni has given assurance to potential travelers and tourists from around the world that Uganda is safe, a day after an American ...
Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni tried to reassure tourists the East African nation is safe after security personnel rescued a U.S. vacationer and ...
By Benjamin Jumbe. Uganda Tourism Board has applauded the country's security forces for a successful operation that saw the rescue of an ...
By Elias Biryabarema. KAMPALA (Reuters) - An American tourist and her guide abducted in Uganda last week were released after a "negotiated ...
A Reuters screengrab showing American tourist Kimberley Sue Endescott arriving in Kampala, Uganda after she was freed from being kidnapped.
Government now believes that the revival of the airline will significantly boost Uganda's trade in the global market, facilitate travel as well as tourism.
Donald Trump has told Uganda that tourists will not "feel safe" visiting the country until authorities find the kidnappers who took two US tourists from a ...
Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni on Monday insisted his country was safe for travellers following the kidnapping of a US tourist, but vowed to ...
An American tourist and her guide abducted in Uganda last week were released after a “negotiated settlement” was reached with the kidnappers, the ...
NEWSROOM (ADV) – Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni on Monday assured tourists of their safety in Uganda, noting that the security in national ...
KAMPALA, Uganda — United States President Donald Trump on Monday urged Uganda to find the kidnappers of an American tourist who has been ...
Uganda's Minister for Tourism Ephraim Kamuntu said, in a televised address Sunday, that authorities had been “under pressure” over the abduction.
After the rescue of American Kimberly Sue Endicott and her tour guide, who were ambushed and kidnapped Tuesday in Uganda, tourists may be ...
Kimberly Sue Endicott, 56, and field guide Jean-Paul Mirenge Remezo were taken hostage at gunpoint while on safari in Uganda's Queen Elizabeth ...
(MENAFN) People wishing to visit Uganda are completely safe and secure, asserted Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni in a tweet posted on ...
VOA's Carla Babb contributed to this report from the Pentagon; James Butty of VOA's English to Africa Service contributed from Washington. Ugandan ...
KAMPALA, Uganda (KTVU, AP) - President Trump on Monday urged Uganda to find the kidnappers of a tourist from California who was freed from ...
Uganda's tourism industry is in damage control mode after the release of a kidnapped American tourist and her local guide (Source: TicToc) ...
Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni said Monday his country is safe for tourism and business after police rescued a kidnapped U.S tourist and her ...
KAMPALA (Reuters) - An American tourist and her guide who were abducted in Uganda last week were released after a “negotiated settlement” was ...
United States President Donald Trump on Monday urged Uganda to find the kidnappers of an American tourist who has been freed, amid conflicting ...
A Costa Mesa woman and her driver, who were kidnapped last week at gunpoint by a group of men in a Uganda national park, have been rescued ...
(Adds U.S. response). By Elias Biryabarema. KAMPALA, April 8 (Reuters) - An American tourist and her guide who were abducted in Uganda last ...
Tourism is Uganda's biggest source of foreign currency and authorities estimate its earnings jumped by about a fifth last year to $1.7 billion following a ...
Donald Trump has demanded the capture of the Ugandan kidnappers who snatched an American tourist and demanded a $500,000 ransom.
Kampala, UgandaTourism Minister Professor Ephraim Kamuntu has admitted that the kidnap of an American tourist and a Ugandan tour guide was ...
KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday urged Uganda to find the kidnappers of an American tourist who has been freed ...
Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni insisted on Monday his country was safe for travellers, after the kidnapping of a US tourist, but vowed to ...
US President Donald Trump asked Uganda to find the abductors of a US tourist and her guide to reassure guests of security, even after the East ...
SAN DIEGO (KGTV) A local conservation group came dangerously close to running into the armed kidnappers who snatched a California tourist and ...
Uganda President Yoweri Museveni on Monday assured tourists of their safety in Uganda, noting that the security in national parks will be enhanced.
KAMPALA, UgandaUgandan police say they have arrested some people over the kidnapping last week of an American tourist who has since been ...
Police has said it is holding an undisclosed number of people on allegations of kidnapping Kimberly Sue Endicott, an American tourist together with ...
Now given the above President Trump and ambassador Malac, last sentences (arrest and prosecute) is what would determine Uganda's tourism ...
An American tourist and her guide who were abducted in Uganda last week were released after a "negotiated settlement" was reached with the ...
The Ugandan Police Force announced it had arrested several suspects on ... Minister of Tourism Kiwanda Godfrey Ssuubi said on Monday that the ...
Ugandan police say they have arrested some people over the kidnapping last week of an American tourist who has since been freed. Police did not ...
American tourist Kim Endicott, right, and field guide Jean-Paul Mirenge a day after they were rescued following a kidnap by unknown gunmen in ...
Ugandan police say they have arrested some people over the kidnapping ... Ugandan officials say no ransom was paid, but a tourism operator said ...
KAMPALA (Reuters) - Uganda said Tuesday some suspects had been arrested in connection with last week's kidnap of an American tourist and her ...
KAMPALA (Reuters) - An American tourist and her guide who were abducted in Uganda last week were released after a "negotiated settlement" was ...
Kampala — Government should find innovative ways of helping communities around protected areas earn from tourism if they are to appreciate and ...
(KAMPALA, Uganda) — Ugandan police say they have arrested some people over the kidnapping last week of an American tourist who has since ...
Ugandan police say they have arrested some people over the kidnapping last week of a tourist from Southern California and her guide, who have ...
At least eight arrests have been made in connection with the kidnapping of an American tourist and her safari guide in Uganda's most popular national ...
Uganda said on Tuesday some suspects had been arrested in connection with last week's kidnap of an American tourist and her guide in a national ...
Suspects accused of kidnapping an American tourist and her safari guide from a Ugandan wilderness park last week and then holding them for ...
(CNN) Ugandan police have arrested eight people in connection with the kidnapping of American tourist Kimberly Sue Endicott and her Ugandan tour ...
Authorities said Tuesday that arrests have been made in the abduction of a US tourist in Uganda and a local guide. The suspects busted in connection ...
Ugandan police said Tuesday they had arrested "suspects" involved in the kidnapping of an American tourist and her safari guide, who were released ...
Police in Kampala is holding an undisclosed number of people on allegations of kidnapping Kimberly Sue Endicott, an American tourist together with ...
Ugandan police have made arrests in connection with the kidnapping of American tourist Kim Endicott and her field guide, Jean-Paul Mirenge ...
April 9 (UPI) -- Police arrested eight suspects in the armed kidnapping of a U.S. tourist and her safari driver at a Uganda wilderness park last week.
On March 27, all roads led to Mombasa, Kenya, for a joint business meeting organized by Uganda and Kenya and the two Presidents of both countries ...
Two suspected kidnappers of American tourist Kimberly Sue Endicott have been arrested. Endicott and her Ugandan tour guide Jean Paul Mirenge ...
Three Eastern African nations have emerged among the top ten fastest-growing destinations for tourism in the world. The 2019 annual report compiled ...
Uganda said Tuesday some suspects had been arrested in connection with last week's kidnap of an American tourist and her tour guide in a national ...
KAMPALA (Reuters) - Uganda has arrested eight local people suspected of involvement in the kidnap of an American tourist and her guide last week, ...
The President according to sources told the Cabinet that their priority was to get the American tourist, Ms Kimberly Sue Endicott, and her Ugandan ...
This particular incident thrust Uganda into the international spotlight for all the ... Therefore, whereas at the transnational level, the tourists sharing ...
Kampala — A joint Ugandan security rescue team commanded by President Museveni weighed several options including use of force before they ...
Uganda said suspects were arrested in connection with last week's kidnapping of an American tourist and her tour guide in a national park while a ...
Ugandan police have arrested eight people in connection with the kidnapping of American Tourist Kimberly Sue Endicott and her Ugandan tour guide, ...
An American tourist kidnapped during a game drive at Queen Elizabeth National Park in Uganda last week has been released along with her local ...
Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) has said that despite the recent unfortunate incident in which an American tourist and a tour guide were abducted in ...
Washington (CNN) The US State Department has updated its travel ... drive last week, according to the Ugandan Tourism Board and Ugandan police.
Uganda said on Tuesday some suspects had been arrested in connection with last week's kidnapping of an American tourist and her guide in a ...
Ugandan authorities say they have arrested some suspects in connection with last week's kidnap of an American tourist and his tour guide in a ...
More than 10 arrests have been made in connection with the kidnapping of an American tourist and her safari guide in Uganda's most popular ...
The firm that organised Endecott's safari said she and her guide were released after a “negotiated settlement” and a Ugandan official also said a ...
US warns travelers about kidnapping risk in 35 nations .... High-threat countries including Uganda will now be labeled with a “K” in order to ...
Endicott and her guide were abducted at gunpoint while on a game drive last week, according to the Ugandan Tourism Board and Ugandan police.
As CBS News reported on Tuesday, Endicott was on safari in Uganda's Queen Elizabeth National Park last week when she and her tour guide were ...
U.S. President Donald Trump has urged Ugandan authorities to find the perpetrators. The Canadian tourists, identified by Wild Frontiers Uganda as ...
Uganda has arrested eight local people suspected of involvement in the kidnap of an American tourist and her guide last week, the government said ...
The US State Department has updated its travel advisories for 35 countries with a ... The announcement comes days after American tourist Kimberly Sue ... last week, according to the Ugandan Tourism Board and Ugandan police.
WASHINGTON — The US State Department has updated its travel ... drive last week, according to the Ugandan Tourism Board and Ugandan police.
The official's comments came as authorities announced the arrest of eight suspects and sought to reassure travelers about Uganda's security, while ...
The announcement comes days after American tourist Kimberly Sue ... High-threat countries including Uganda will now be labeled with a "K" in order ...
The recent kidnapping of Sue Endicott, an American woman on safari in Uganda, for a $500,000 ransom has gained a great deal of attention in the ...
Kimberly Sue Endicott and her tour guide were found safe on Sunday. They had been held by captors who were demanding $500,000 in ransom.
Uganda hit back at President Donald Trump on Wednesday, dismissinghis warning that the assailants who kidnapped an American tourist last week ...
Uganda makes arrests. Uganda said Tuesday some suspects had been arrested in connection with last week's kidnap of an American tourist and her ...
Ugandan police announced arrests on Tuesday, but not the number. ... Given the importance of income from tourism, President Yoweri Museveni's ...
The Ugandan shilling is expected to weaken on the back of a slowdown in ... "Dollar supply will improve due to the inflows from tourism as we are ...
KAMPALA, UgandaUgandan police say they have arrested some people over the kidnapping last week of an American tourist who has since been ...
We as a community organisation have been organising different programmes highlighting potential of tourism and investment in Uganda. Now, the ...
On Tuesday, Ugandan police announced the arrests of some people in ... last week, according to the Ugandan Tourism Board and Ugandan police.
KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) - Ugandan police say they have arrested some people over the kidnapping last week of an American tourist who has since ...
Uganda said Tuesday some suspects had been arrested in connection with last week's kidnap of an American.tourist and her tour guide in a national ...
Washington (CNN) - The US State Department has updated its travel ... High-threat countries including Uganda will now be labeled with a "K" in order ...
KAMPALA, UgandaUgandan police say they have arrested some people over the kidnapping last week of an American tourist who has since been ...
The announcement comes days after American tourist Kimberly Sue ... drive last week, according to the Ugandan Tourism Board and Ugandan police.
Uganda's minister for Tourism Ephraim Kamuntu said in a televised address Sunday that authorities had been “under pressure” over the abduction.
"The visitors from Uganda were surprised with the festival-like fervour among citizens at the polling booths where several people were queued up for ...
The US State Department has released a list of 35 countries it says pose a risk to its citizens. High-threat countries including Uganda will now be ...
It was Kimberly Sue Endicott's dream to go on an excursion to see gorillas in their natural habitat. That dream looked more like a nightmare last week ...
Kampala — A number of international tourists have raised concern about their safety while in Ugandan national parks. This follows the kidnap of US ...
Recently, I travelled to Lagos, Nigeria with RwandAir from Entebbe International Airport through Kigali International Airport. When we left Entebbe, ...
KAMPALA (Reuters) – Uganda said Tuesday some suspects had been arrested in connection with last week's kidnap of an American tourist and her ...
Ambassadors of France, Palestine, Uganda present credentials to Pres Solih ... The Ambassador-Designates of France, Palestine and Uganda presented ... Maldives and Uganda in the areas of tourism, air connectivity and trade.
Kampala, Uganda | RONALD MUSOKE | The kidnap of an American tourist and a guide in the Queen Elizabeth National Park in early April spread ...
THE LAST WORD | ANDREW M. MWENDA | Two weeks ago Uganda ... Besides, if our country is to attract high-end tourism, it needs such a highly ...
KAMPALA, April 8 (Xinhua) — Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni on Monday assured tourists of their safety in Uganda, noting that the security in ...
The project was led on-the-ground on behalf of CITES by the Uganda ... This support also provides a solid foundation for growing tourism in Uganda ...
... for the arbitrary arrests in the ongoing hunt for criminals who abducted a US tourist Kimberly Sue Endicott and Ugandan guide Jean Paul Mirenge.
The new outpost is part of Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA)'s larger ... This support also provides a solid foundation for growing tourism in Uganda ...
Azuba used her speech to also sell brand Uganda, saying the Pearl of Africa has "amazing beauty" and has "great potential for tourism, and export of ...
The American tourist, Ms Sue Kimberly had visited Uganda to achieve her dream of seeing gorillas ... The kidnap-for-ransom is old news to Ugandans.
This support also provides a solid foundation for growing tourism in Uganda which is already recognised as the countries strongest contributor to the ...
The Minister who described Uganda as a country of amazing beauty with great potential for tourism, said reliable air services are critical for its full ...
Queen Elizabeth continues to be one of the most preferred tourism destination in Uganda and the influx of foreign tourists in the park during a short ...
Ugandan police said Thursday they had charged the alleged "mastermind" behind the kidnapping of an American tourist and her safari guide, who ...
As well as highlight Uganda's tourism to the outside world, none of the international press slipped into the habitual despondency about the country or ...
Following the latest American kidnap incident, President Yoweri Museveni assured both Ugandans and foreign tourists that his country is safe and ...
Washington Wachira of Cisticola Tours, who was instrumental in the formation of the Kenyan chapter, worked closely with the Uganda Safari Guides ...
Last week, on Thursday, Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) old guards officially handed over office to the new guards in a ceremony hosted at Sheraton ...
I opened a tour company in Uganda in 1999 called Pearl of Africa, Tours and travel Limited. Our intention is to help market the entire country, all the ...
Uganda has received two bombardier CRJ900 jets as part of its plan to revive ... signals the official revival of Uganda Airlines that was liquidated in 2001. ... However, the government maintained it needed a carrier to promote tourism ...
France has issued a travel advisory to its citizens traveling to Rwanda following border tensions with her neighbouring countries including Uganda ...
PARIS/ KIGALI/ KAMPALA – France has issued a travel advisory to its citizens traveling to Rwanda following border tensions with her neighbouring ...
According to Minister of Works and Transport Eng. Monica Azuba, the revival will promote Uganda's tourism, trade and enhancing Country's ...
Commenting about the arrival of the aircrafts, Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) CEO, Lilly Ajarova, expressed optimism at the benefits that this will bring ...
Two of the four commissioned Bombardier CRJ900 aircrafts have Tuesday morning landed at Entebbe International Airport as part of the much ...
Commenting about the arrival of the aircrafts, UTB CEO, Lilly Ajarova, expressed optimism at the benefits that this will bring to Uganda's tourism ...
President Yoweri Museveni has said the revival of the national carrier, Uganda Airlines, will further facilitate tourism by opening direct flight routes to ...
Following the spiraling out of control fallout between Rwanda and its neighbors such as Burundi and Uganda, France has issued a travel advisory ...
Experts speak out on how to help Uganda Airlines grow, keep afloat ... the growth of development and the tourism industry, among other things.