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By Gabriel Leigh | Forbes.com Many countries are seeing a rise in COVID-19 case numbers once again. In Europe it looks as if the dreaded second wave is striking many areas. And yet things are…
By Baluku Geoffrey | www.africatembelea.com As travel writer Brian Jackman once said, “everything in Africa bites, but the safari bug is worst of all”. You! Just like me will admit that each safari inspires the…
Uganda Wildlife Authority October, 7th, 2020 has completed the beautification of Kira road with wildlife sculptures to bring the beauty and diversity of Uganda’s wildlife heritage closer to the City and promote protected areas as…
The president of Uganda 20th, September 2020 announced the opening of Uganda’s international airport and land borders. This he noted was aimed at resumption tourists to the country after a period of more than six…
The staff of Uganda Wildlife Authority- Bwindi Impenetrable National Park have risen to yet another ecstatic moment of a new baby gorilla with Mucunguzi family coming through on 4th Sept 2020 from Adult Female Ndinkahe.…
Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) on August,14, 2020 received 13 motor bikes with their riding jackets and helmets from African Wildlife Foundation (AWF) Executive Director Suudi Bamulesewa. The bikes are to facilitate UWA’s Wildlife Crime Investigation…
The Kabale Chief Magistrate’s Court on July, 30, 2020 sentenced Byamukama Felix to 11 years in prison for killing Rafiki the Silverback of Nkuringo Gorilla group and other wildlife in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. Byamukama…
The Minister of Tourism, Wildlife and Antiquities Hon. Tom Butime has assured the public that Uganda’s national parks are safe to visit because the safety of tourists is given number one priority. The Minister gave…
Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) has this morning received operations gear from African Wildlife Foundation (AWF) to facilitate better rangers on patrol enforcement operations in the parks. The items include 100 heavy duty single man tents,…