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According to a survey done by Lonely Planet, Uganda was rated as the number one tourist destination to visit next year (2012). Lonely Planet is the largest travel guide book …

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The Minister for Tourism, Prof. Epharaim Kamuntu, has decried poor funding for the ministry. He was on Friday speaking at the commissioning of Igongo Cultural Centre in Biharwe Town Council, …

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Since its formation in 2009, Ntambara’s gorilla group has been one of the most stable among the gorilla groups monitored by the Karisoke™ Research Center. The group has grown from …

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The tape was finally cut at the new National College for Tourism yesterday by none other than Tanzanias President Jakaya Kikwete, who officially declared the new facility open a day …

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Statistics released by Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) show that the numbers of elephants killed in parks since the year began have more than tripled. According to UWA, 33 elephants have …

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Birding enthusiasts will be delighted to learn of this latest addition in confirmed sightings of birds within the Queen Elizabeth National Park, where last week the Grey Pratincole was spotted, …

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Marasa Africa, the hospitality and tourism business within the Madhvani Group, which operates Ugandas three main safari lodges in Queen Elizabeth and Murchisons Falls National Park, has just announced that …

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Through the “Third Country Training Program (TCTP), Malaysia is sharing their experiences on management of biodiversity and ecosystem. The third country training program was conducted at the University of Malaysia …

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The mountain gorilla census for Bwindi Impenetrable National Park which began in mid-September this year successfully ended on October 22,2011 with Dr.Martha Robbins of the Marks Planck Institute announcing that …

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Registration for the annual MTN Marathon this year will end on the 14th of November giving MTN and its volunteer army including the Uganda Red Cross Society, the opportunity to …

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