Seven gorillasreturned to Uganda’s Mgahinga National Park from Rwanda last week. The Nyakagezi group, the only habituated group in Mgahinga National Park left the country on November 18, last year and this is the longest time the group has spent in Rwanda, as they often cross the boarder and come-back after a short period of …

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The flights which are in and out of Entebbe International Air port are aimed at serving the growing number of Uganda tourists and business prospects. The British Airways general manager for Asia, Pacific and Africa, Ashley Cowen said that they were interested in African markets because they were growing in contrast to other depressed markets. …

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Uganda is lucky to hold the AU conference this month.The long waited Special African Union Summit has opened today morning October 19th 2009at Common Wealth Resort Beach hotel Kampala. Its expected to end on the 23rd.of this month. The present heads of states and other delegates are from Kenya, Uganda, South Africa, Ghana, Mozambique, Somalia, …

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The long waited Special African Union Summit has opened today morning October 19th 2009at Common Wealth Resort Beach hotel Kampala. Its expected to end on the 23rd.of this month. The present heads of states and other delegates are from Kenya, Uganda, South Africa, Ghana, Mozambique, Somalia, Democratic Republic of Congo, Sudan, Egypt, Zimbabwe, Namibia, Botswana …

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“Friend a gorilla” campaign soon will be reaching the participants of World Travel Market next month and the tourists in London. The Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) will lead a delegation comprising of tour operators, Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA), National Forestry Authority and Uganda Coffee Development Authority to camp in London. Following the launching of the …

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Uganda Air Cargo Corporation has launched its passenger charter today in Entebbe at a function led by the Minister of Defense J J Odongo. The management of Uganda Air Cargo said they will ply both domestic and Great Lakes Region air routes and the charter will charge fair transport fares and urged travelers to utilize …

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Uganda is preparing for a special summit of heads of state and Government of the African Union [AU] on refugees, returnees and internally displaced persons in Africa which will take place on the 19th-23rd October 2009 at Munyonyo Resort Hotel Kampala. The theme of the summit is “African Union addressing the challenge of forced displacement …

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Another Gorilla lodge was opened in bwindi national park at Ruhija.Ruhiji gorilla lodge is a 2 hours drive from Buhoma rest camp where the park’s head quarter is. This lodge was opened in September and has 4 superior cabins, 4dulexe and 4 superior facing the DRC’s Virunga hills and mountain. Ruhija Gorilla Safari Lodge is …

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On 7th October Uganda’s prime minister Apollo Nsibambi launched Uganda Manufacturer’s Association. [UMA] exhibition at UMA show ground Lugogo Kampala. Over 900 exhibitors from more than 33 countries across Africa, the Middle East, and Europe attended the UMA show. Among the participants are new entrants like Turkey, Malawi, Syria, British Council, the Broadband Company, Orange …

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Uganda is visited by Over 600,000 every year, of which 100,000 adventures protected areas and this means Uganda’s tourism industry is doing greatly as mentioned by the Executive Director of Uganda Wildlife Authority Mr.Mapesa Moses while having a business breakfast at Protea Hotel Kampala. The Tourism Industry has boosted Uganda’s economic growth through infrastructure development …

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