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By EDGAR R. BATTE From Monitor Publication Uganda has reduced the visa fees for single entry into the country effective July 22 to $50. The recent increase of the visa charge from $50 to $100…
   Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA)has disbursed a total sum of one hundred forty three million, eight hundred fifty thousand shillings(143,850,000)to the communities adjacent to Kidepo Valley National Park (KVNP) for the financial year 2015/16,to implement…
Uganda Hosting Rwanda Tour Operators to Promote Joint Tourism Marketing  Uganda Wildlife Authority together with Uganda Tourism Board and other strategic partners in the Gorilla Highlands is hosting Rwanda tour operators to a Destination Uganda…
Acting on a tip-off provided by the Wildlife Conservationists, Police have arrested one police officer  and three others traffickers illegally possessing two  live giant pangolins in Kitgum District, north of Kampala. The suspects have been…
A multi million shilling facility to house weapons used in law enforcement,traps and snares recovered from patrols and  wildlife products,was on Friday officially commissioned and handed over to Uganda Wildlife Authority by the British High…
President Museveni on Tuesday April12th,2016 took a boat ride on the 32Km long Kazinga Channel that connects lake Edward and George inside Queen Elizabeth National Park. During his cruise,the president sighted a variety of animals…
Uganda Wildlife Authority was on Wednesday April 6th,2016,greatly honoured to host HE President Yoweri Museveni in Semuliki National Park where he  went for a nature walk in the forest and also visited the famous Sempaya…
   A training workshop to increase the expertise of law enforcement officers tasked with tackling wildlife trafficking is underway  Entebbe, Uganda . The training workshop is hosted by the Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) and the…
UWA, URA ACQUIRE SKILLS TO FIGHT ILLEGAL WILDLIFE TRAFFICKING Law enforcement staff from Uganda Wildlife Authority, Uganda Revenue Authority and the Ministry of Tourism, Willdife and Antiquities (MTWA) is this week at Protea Hotel, Entebbe…
  (i)    Mr. OTTO N. Benjamin, ChairpersonHe worked as Permanent Secretary/ Accounting Officer from 1980 to 1998 in the Ministry of Education and Sports, Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities, Ministry of Information and Broadcasting and…