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A 6-month-old male Grauer’s  gorilla infant confiscated from poachers in the Walikale area of the Democratic Republic of Congo has just arrived at A temporary care facility in Goma. The negotations …

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Two mountain gorillas which were rescued from poachers by Rwandan authorities were, on Tuesday, handed back to Congolese officials after three years at a care centre in Kinigi, Musanze District. …

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Uganda government will start licensing tour guides; a measure aimed at professionalizing the tourism guide sector, the Uganda Tourism Board has said. Cuthbert Baguma, the executive director said they will …

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The Tourism and Trade Minister Kahinda Otafiire has directed all resident district commissioners in the districts bordering Mt. Elgon National Park and security officials to immediately stop the destruction of …

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Comments made by the embattled chairman of the Uganda Wild life Authority UWA, who rubbished the “Friend a Gorilla” campaign in recent statements, were generally dismissed by conservation stakeholders as “unsound,” …

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Uganda’s President Yoweri Museveni has warned people living around Mount Rwenzori against degrading the water catchments, saying this would cause a disaster. Mr Museveni statement was in response to the …

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We do have several s group safaris that or clients have already confirmed, join now. 1.  7 days Gorilla tracking in Uganda and Rwanda at $.2750 per person on 12nd. …

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The Nation Media Group outlets in Uganda have been recognized for providing excellent coverage of tourism and wildlife/nature conservation related issues in Uganda. Uganda’s NTV a television company was declared …

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The Minister of Trade, Tourism and Industry Mr. Kahinda Otafiire has appointed Col. Stephen Kwiringira to head the committee to investigate allegations of corruption against two suspended top Uganda Wildlife …

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One of Uganda-based Tour Company recently won free Wild Card space to exhibit in Frankfurt, Germany at the recently concluded IMEX 2010 exhibition. IMEX in Frankfurt is the essential worldwide …

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