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Uganad Wildlife Authority-UWA to fence off protected areas to prevent wild animal losses

Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) has not failed in its mandate to manage wildlife and protected areas under its legal mandate in Uganda. On the contrary, it has made huge positive strides in boosting the image of Uganda as a successful … Continue reading

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BRUSSELS AIRLINES TURNS UP THE COMPETITIVE HEAT WITH FLYERS | budget uganda safari

Brussels Airlines just launched a major campaign in Kampala aimed at capturing market share from their closest competitors Frequent travelers holding loyalty cards from competing carriers, especially those with lots of miles accrued, often fear to lose those miles and resulting … Continue reading

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NAIROBIS TOURISM FRATERNITY HEADS TO NGONG FOR MAGICAL KENYA SHOW

The Kenya Tourist Board is joining the Jockey Club Board this weekend to bring Kenyans to the Ngong Race Course, to promote both horse racing as well as domestic tourism across the country, now generally known as TembeaKenya. The mini … Continue reading

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Marine park extension on to dry land prompts accusations against TANAPA of land grabbing

Locals between Tanga, via Mwambani to Pangani are up in arms since it became known that TANAPA is clandestinely scheming for the expansion of the Tanga Marine National Park right into the heart of Tanga before then incorporating swathes of … Continue reading

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British Airways to increase flights to East African (rwanda gorilla permits)

Information received from BAs East Africa manager George Mawadri, incidentally the first ever East African to be promoted to this position, indicates that across 2012 there will be a marked increase in both frequencies as well as capacity. The B777 … Continue reading

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UGANDA STAND COMES THIRD AT ITB (budget uganda vactions)

Winners this year for best African stand was to the surprise of many Morocco, which seemingly met the expectations of the judges when the votes were cast and counted, followed as runner up by last years surprise winner Burundi, which … Continue reading

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Abu Dhabi awaits new Ritz-Carlton hotel (luxury gorilla trekking)

The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company has announced an agreement with Abu Dhabi National Hotels to operate a waterfront hotel in Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates. Set amid beautifully landscaped gardens with its own private beach overlooking the Grand … Continue reading

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UGANDA TOUR OPERATORS VISIT SEYCHELLES (BUDGET GORILLA SAFARIS)

A number of tour operators from Uganda have visited Seychelles for four days sponsored by Uganda Travel Bureau and Seychelles Tourism Board to know what the country has. This has been the first time the Ugandan tour operators have received … Continue reading

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TANZANIA LAUNCHES ITS OWN WORLD HERITAGE COMMITTEE

The Minister for Education and Vocational Training, and notably not the Minister of Natural Resources and Tourism, earlier this week launched a 7 member national World Heritage Committee, causing both applause and bafflement amongst regular pundits. Led by Prof. Kabuli … Continue reading

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Kajjansi at last gets AVGAS and JetA1 storage facilities

Information was received from the Kajjansi airfield and the Kampala Aero Club that they have finally been able to install their own AVGAS bowser and JetA1 fuel tanks near their hangar facility, allowing them to store sufficient fuel to cushion … Continue reading

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