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By Patrick Jaramogi : www. As elephant population rises in Uganda, registering one of the high rising elephant populations in Africa, government is instituting measures to jealously guard these endangered spices, The Investigator can reveal. Among…
The State Minister of Tourism Wildlife and Antiquities Hon. Kiwanda Suubi kick started Tulambule wild (go visit) local tourism drive at Murchison Falls National Park with a strong call for all Ugandans to visit and…
Several companies have bidded for three sites to construct lodges in Murchison Falls National Park to boost tourism.According to the Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) executive director, Mr Andrew Gunga Seguya, the initiative is expected to…
The UK top travel and adventure publisher, Rough Guides, has moved Uganda to the Number 4 in their top countries to visit list this year 2017. This is the first time Uganda has made it…
Wednesday, 06 January 2016 00:00

Stakes high as conservationists meet in Mexico

By Gessa Simplicious After the successful Johannesburg CITES COP17 conference on international wildlife trade policy that underscored the ecological importance of pangolins, parrots and other species by banning trade in these species through Appendix I…
Monday, 09 January 2017 00:00

Suspected pangolin dealers arrested

By Titus Kakembo  Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) has apprehended a number of people suspected to be the masterminds of illegal trade in wildlife. The culprits, under the leadership of a Malian national with expired travel…
Today the Speaker of Parliament of Uganda, Hon. Rebecca Kadaga, visited Semuliki National Park. Semuliki National Park is famous for the Hot springs and for Bird watching it is a haven for birds, where you…
The Minister of State for Tourism Wildlife and Antiquities Hon. Kiwanda Godfrey and Mukono Municipality MP Hon. Betty Namboze and the team are leaving for evening game drive in Kidepo Valley National Park.
Friday, 25 November 2016 09:46

UWA Parks win this Years Big Birding Day

This year The Big Birding day was won by Queen Elizabeth National Park, and the runners up was Mt.Elgon National Park. The African Birding Expo was held between 18th to 20th November, 2016 at the…
A joint team of experts from Uganda Wildlife Authority, Uganda Wildlife Education Centre (UWEC) and the Giraffe Conservation Foundation (GCF) in January this year, successfully translocated 20 giraffes from the northern bank of the Victoria…
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