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Last weekend saw the start of the national tree planting campaign as this year targets in particular parts of the country with less trees than is average in the country. …

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The just concluded bi-annual Dubai Air Show brought interesting information to light, over and above the mega deals struck by Qatar Airways and Emirates and a number of other airlines …

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The Dubai Airshow, which will once again take place between this coming Sunday and next Thursday, will according to a source at the Emirates office in Kampala not affect the …

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Information was passed to this correspondent yesterday by a regular source at the Emirates Kampala office that after taking delivery of yet another A380 recently the airline is now increasing …

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FAMILY STATISTICS Family Size: 12 Silverback: Ndahura, Rukumu, Karamuzi, Rukara Blackback: Mugisha, Obia Adult Female: Ruhara, Kamunga, Betina Juvenile: Twakire Infant: Mubwindi, Kadogo This mountain gorilla familywas named Bitukura after a river that bears the same name. As it happens the family was …

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The coming into effect of the new Kenya Tourism Bill last week, when President Kibaki made it law by putting his signature to it, will also usher in an era …

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Information emerged from Nairobi overnight that Kenyas national highway authority has now set a completion date for the new highway from Nairobi to Thika as March 2012. The project is …

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Uganda has launched a campaign to rekindle interest in bird watching as a way of boosting tourism and conservation activities. Stephen Sanyi Masaba, the director of the Uganda Wildlife Authority …

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The Uganda Wildlife Authority has confirmed the coming on line of two newly habituated gorilla groups for tourism activities this November in Bwindi National Park. Both new gorilla families, named …

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After nearly 7 years at the helm of Brussels Airlines is Pierre Declerck leaving Kampala to move an hour’s flight away to Nairobi while Benjamin Puissant is taking over from …

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