A well-knit syndicate is destroying wildlife and involving some of the officers at the Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA), police and the army. Continue reading UWA ivory scandal sucks in army, police
Many questions remain unanswered about UWA and the tourism ministry’s move to okay the export of pangolin scales valued at sh11b. Continue reading UWA clears export of sh11b pangolin scales
THE 18th Miss Tourism International 2014 World Final came to its climactic conclusion on Wednesday 31st December 2014 as Faddya Ysabel Halabi Troisi of Venezuela took home the crown. Continue reading Venezuelian Faddya Ysabel Halabi wins Miss Tourism international 2014
RWAKITURA: Dear Country-men and country-women,
I greet you all, first and foremost. Secondly, I congratulate you on having spent a Merry Christmas. It is so sad some of our country-men or women died on the very day of Christmas such as Mzee Kamugasha Paskalli of Mbarara and Sheikh Abdu Kadir Muwaya of Mayuge. Mzee Kamugasha died of natural causes. However, Sheikh Muwaya was murdered by gunmen. Continue reading President Museveni’s New Year message to Ugandans
President Museveni while meeting the Ethiopian Premier Hailemariam Desalegn at the national Palace in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia noted that both Uganda and Ethiopia offer immense tourism opportunities. Continue reading President Yoweri Museveni vouches for tourism promotion in the region.
The African continent has produced many wealthy people; with over 28 known billionaires. These wealthy people are highly influential and inspire many people in the continent. Continue reading Uganda: Sudhir Ruparelia listed among 50 richest people in Africa
Suzan Kerunen is a Ugandan world music singer who writes and performs African Contemporary music in the local Ugandan language of Alur (her mother tongue) as well as in English, Swahili and other world languages. Continue reading Kerunen – Tourism Uganda’s Goodwill Ambassador to stage cross cultural concert