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Uganda Seeks Permission For Oil Production

Uganda Seeks Permission For Oil Production

Uganda needs to seek permission from The Nile Basin Initiative come 2020 for crude oil production. This is because oil could have an impact on local resources and potentially spark conflicts. Due to high risk of contamination of international public water bodies, Uganda will have to assure the Nile Basin Initiative countries it will takeRead more about Uganda Seeks Permission For Oil Production[…]

Tourism Highlights 2015

Tourism Highlights 2015

UNWTO published its new concise overview of international tourism highlights 2015 in the world based on the results for the year 2014. This publication covers long term focus that the long-term forecast for tourism in 2030, key trends in international tourism in 2014, Results by (sub)region and country of destination world’s top tourism destinations, OutboundRead more about Tourism Highlights 2015[…]

Vintage Car Show At Sheraton Kampala

Vintage Car Show At Sheraton Kampala

Tomorrow on the 25th of July Kampala will showcase its vintage cars at the upcoming Uganda  Vintage & Classic Car Show at the Sheraton Kampala Hotel gardens. Judges will be car experts and enthusiasts who will once again determine the winners of the Uganda  Vintage & Classic Car Show and of course for the bestRead more about Vintage Car Show At Sheraton Kampala[…]

Kampala Adventure Cycling 2015

Kampala Adventure Cycling 2015

However there is a new trail Uganda is now finally coming into its own, ‘Kampala Adventure Cycling 2015’ may still launch an annual competitive cycling calendar and a first step was taken by the Uganda Cycling Association. Uganda Cycling Association has fully dedicated itself ‘Kampala Adventure Cycling 2015’ event which is due to be heldRead more about Kampala Adventure Cycling 2015[…]

Uganda Shillings hits 3400

Uganda Shillings hits 3400

As the Uganda Shillings hit the epic 3.400 barrier of 1 US Dollar against the Ugandan currency tourists are now counting their fortunes as their local expenses for drink, food, souvenirs, art and gifts suddenly became cheaper while in turn the locals are staring in disbelief at rising prices. All imports from outside from outsideRead more about Uganda Shillings hits 3400[…]

KAFRED Wins A Silver Award At The 2015 African Responsible Tourism Awards

KAFRED Wins A Silver Award At The 2015 African Responsible Tourism Awards

[metaslider id=602] KAFRED wins a Silver Award at the 2015 African Responsible Tourism Awards in Cape Town, South Africa. George Owoyesigire member of Uganda Trekking Holidays, KAFED said “This wetland is not a national park but it is protected by locals. We receive over 4,000 visitors every year to view close to 200 unique birds,Read more about KAFRED Wins A Silver Award At The 2015 African Responsible Tourism Awards[…]

Brussels Airlines Launches Africa is NOT Ebola

Brussels Airlines Launches Africa is NOT Ebola

Brussels Airlines Launches Africa is NOT Ebola campaign  in the Brussels Airlines management meeting in Kampala, Uganda , country manager Sebastian Spijkers and Belinda Sebunya, was mainly to get first hand updates, such as the airline’s return to Washington with five flights a week for the summer season.  It did not take long though toRead more about Brussels Airlines Launches Africa is NOT Ebola[…]

Marasa Dropped Plans to Establish a Golf

Marasa Dropped Plans to Establish a Golf

The mode of happiness and a sigh of relief spread among Conservation organizations and tourism stakeholders as Marasa dropped plans to establish a golf course inside the park. Marasa are the proud owners of luxury Chobe Safari Lodge in the Murchison Falls National park announced that they had reached a decision about the golf courseRead more about Marasa Dropped Plans to Establish a Golf[…]

More Ivory Seized

More Ivory Seized

With more ivory seized its not surprising that months ago the theft of a substantial quantity of ivory from the Uganda Wildlife Authority storage was reported here, reactions were swift to call for a comprehensive investigation, spurred by President of Uganda taking an interest and making reference in his opening address to the Africa TravelRead more about More Ivory Seized[…]

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