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Uganda Wildlife Authority has completed installation and launching an electronic payment system of payment using a wildlife card in four more protected areas namely Lake Mburo, Queen Elizabeth, Kibale and Murchison Falls National Parks.The points…
The conservation fraternity has yet again celebrated fundamental progress in cooperation in when Uganda wildlife Authority signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Chimpanzee Sanctuary and Wildlife Conservation Trust a colorful ceremony held at Lake…
For the gruesome murder of a former Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) accounts clerk Mr. Angel Kobusheeshe,32, and robbery at gun point of 730 $ plus 403,400/=from the same organization, Lans Corporal Peter Maliamungu will spend…
TOURISM MINISTER HAILS UWA STAFFCOMMITTMENT TO CONSERVATON The Minister of Tourism, Wildlife and Antiquities (MTWA) Hon. Dr. Maria Mutagamba has hailed the field staff of Uganda Wildlife Authority for commitment and passion for wildlife conservation.…
  The Constitution of the Republic of Uganda 1995 (as amended) under National Objectives and Directive Principles of State Policy XIII, obligates the State to protect important natural resources, including land, water, wetlands, minerals, oil,…
CABINET APPROVES RATIFICATION OF THE UNEP/CMS AGREEMENT ON THE CONSERVATION OF GORRILAS AND THEIR HABITATS(GORILLA AGREEMENT)  The Gorilla Agreement is a legally binding instruments developed under the United Nations Environment programmes (UNEP) based convention on…
REVISION OF UGANDA’S WILDLIFE POLICY.Cabinet has  resolved to review Uganda’s Wildlife Policy (WP) which was first formulated in 1994. The objective was to harmonize WP with related instruments like the National Environment Policy and the…
ITB announcement: Kenya, Rwanda and Uganda Joint Visa Launching at ITB 6th March, 2014 Kenya, Rwanda and Uganda made an announcement on the introduction of the East African single joint visa, which took effect on…
The glamour and valour at the long awaited Kidepo day celebrations on February 28th,2014 were unprecedented.  The presence of the President and Fountain of Honour, a couple of cabinet ministers and  dozens of Legislators including…
MINISTRY OF TOURISM, WILDLIFE AND ANTIQUITIES PRESS STATEMENT ON THE RULING OF JUSTICE WILSON MASALU MUSENE IN MISCELLANEOUS CAUSE NO.49 OF 2013 KAYUMBA EMILE OGANE VS UGANDA REVENUE AUTHORITY OVER IVORY TRAFFICKING We have received…
A participant's account of the exerciseHippo census, a scientific function undertaken once in two years to monitor population trends kicked off on February 25, 2014 at 8.30 am. It was flagged off by the CAM…
FIFTEEN boats and 42 fishermen (anglers) graced this year’s annual Murchison Falls Invitational Fishing Tournament (MFIFT) which ended on February 22nd with more kilograms of Nile perch caught compared from 2013. It was fanfare with…

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Uganda Wildlife NKURINGO GORILLA GROUP STABLE. Nkuringo group has stabilized with 11individuals under the leadership of Rwamutw… https://t.co/rVMRThH8r5
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Uganda Wildlife We all have a role to play in wildlife conservation. Are you owning up? Photo by ©️ 2020 We Animals Media. https://t.co/9Hq8lETpBV
Monday, 29 June 2020 10:46
Uganda Wildlife @KigoziMaggie @UWEC_EntebbeZoo will be reopening soon. An announcement will be made as soon as they’re ready. https://t.co/9WFxOItjzr
Sunday, 28 June 2020 05:09

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