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18 03, 2020

President Museveni of Uganda Address on Coronavirus Updates

March 18th, 2020|Safari News|

President Museveni of Uganda Address on Coronavirus Updates Following the struggles of preventing the viral novel coronavirus (COVID-19) disease from spreading around the world, the World Health Organization released a statement that it is a Public Health Event of International [...]

13 03, 2020

Kenya Confirms Coronavirus Case in Nairobi – Takes Stronger Measures to Prevent its Spread

March 13th, 2020|Safari News|

Kenya Takes Stronger Measures after Ranking 116th Country to Confirm a Coronavirus Case Kenya today has announced its first confirmed coronavirus case making it the 116th country to confirm coronavirus case since last year. The virus which exploded in China’s [...]

12 03, 2020

Coronavirus Update: Ministry Of Health in Uganda Restricts Travel of 16 Countries 

March 12th, 2020|Safari News|

Coronavirus Update: Ministry Of Health Uganda Restricts Travel of 16 Countries Current Measures & Safety against Coronavirus-COVID-19 in Uganda Following the struggles of preventing the disease from spreading, on 30th January 2020, the World Health Organization announced it as a [...]

11 03, 2020

Rwanda’s New Visa Policy Regime; Waived out Fees for over 90 Countries

March 11th, 2020|Safari News|

Rwanda’s New Visa Policy Last week on March 6, 2020, a cabinet meeting chaired by President Paul Kagame approved a waiver of entry visa requirements to the citizens of member States of African Union, the Commonwealth and Francophonie countries to [...]

10 02, 2020

33 Approved Birding Watching Safari Spots & destinations in Uganda

February 10th, 2020|Safari News|

With about 1,073 confirmed bird species, Uganda is one of the prime birding destinations in Africa and in the world at large. Uganda is a unique birding safari destination that you can’t miss to see a bird in every Kilometer [...]

5 02, 2020

Uganda to Celebrate the UN World Wildlife Day -Tuesday 3rd March 2020

February 5th, 2020|Safari News|

Wildlife living around the world is celebrated every 3rd March according to the United Nations (UN) Calendar. Uganda has for long joined the rest of the world on this day to celebrate the United Nations World Wildlife Day (WWD). This [...]

8 01, 2020

Interesting Places you Must Visit in Uganda This Year 2020

January 8th, 2020|Safari News|

Positioned in East Africa, Uganda, the Pearl of Africa is a politically independent country characterized by mild weather, magnificent landscapes, flora and fauna. Uganda is one of the most visited Africa safari destinations by tourists from the world over. Choosing [...]

19 12, 2019

Current Mountain Gorilla Population in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park

December 19th, 2019|Safari News|

For very many years, mountain gorillas were listed under the critically endangered creatures on earth. Slowly but surely, the number of mountain gorillas is evolving proving that the long-term collective conservation efforts can bring back the glory of these species [...]

25 11, 2019

Uganda Mourns One of the Silverbacks in the Oruzogo Gorilla Family – Bwindi

November 25th, 2019|Safari News, Uganda safari news|

We are sorry to be the bearers of sad news but the Oruzogo gorilla family lost one of its silverbacks. Oruzogo gorilla family one of the habituated Uganda gorilla safari groups is situated in the Ruhija sector of Bwindi Impenetrable [...]

11 11, 2019

Uganda Airlines Maiden Flight Safely Lands in Mombasa

November 11th, 2019|Safari News|

Uganda Airlines has made its maiden direct flight from Entebbe to Mombasa today; 11th November 2019. Uganda and Kenya are amazing Africa safari destinations visited by many travellers interested in Africa safaris. Therefore, direct flights set to fly from Entebbe [...]

7 11, 2019

Mubare Receives New Baby Gorilla- Bwindi Impenetrable National Parks’ Pioneer Gorilla Family

November 7th, 2019|Safari News|

Celebrations at its peak as Ugandans revel about the birth of the new baby gorilla in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park. The Uganda Wildlife Authority confirmed the good news to the public today morning that the newborn mountain gorilla is [...]

24 10, 2019

Why Uganda Gorilla Trek Safari Memories Stay With You Long after You Have Left!

October 24th, 2019|Gorilla Trekking Safaris in Uganda, Safari News|

Uganda, the Pearl of Africa, is an amazing Africa safari destination flocked by thousands of travellers. One may be wondering why it is visited by many! Truth is, Uganda’s nature and humanity inspire tourists during their Uganda safaris. Uganda is [...]

21 10, 2019

The Uganda Wildlife Authority Director Successfully Sets Off The 6th Giraffe Translocation Exercise

October 21st, 2019|Safari News|

Today, the Uganda Wildlife Authority Executive Director; Mr Sam Mwandha set off the sixth giraffe translocation exercise. The translocation will move giraffes from Northern Bank of Murchison Falls National Park to Pian-upe Wildlife Reserve in Eastern Uganda. Mr Sam Mwandha [...]

18 10, 2019

Unregistered Uganda Tour Operators To Be Barred From National Parks in Uganda

October 18th, 2019|Blog, Safari News|

Early this week, on Tuesday 18th October, The Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) passed a warning to all Uganda tour operators working without licenses. They were given an ultimatum of registering their Uganda safari companies by November or else they will [...]

14 10, 2019

Safari Tanzania & Witness One’s of the World’s Natural Seven Wonders; The Serengeti Wildebeest Migration

October 14th, 2019|Safari News|

World-renowned for its vast plains of wildlife and its overwhelming natural beauty, Tanzania is a very rich one-stop Africa safari destination that is flocked by thousands of travellers every year. Tanzania is more famous for its annual wildebeest migration. Known [...]

11 10, 2019

Uganda’s Fun Show Event Of The Year; The Royal Ascot Goat Races

October 11th, 2019|Safari News|

Will you be around Kampala city this Saturday? Kampala will be electrifying this weekend as it will be hosting one of Uganda’s funny events. Is your Uganda safari tour ending today? Sleep around in one of the hotels in Kampala [...]

9 10, 2019

History Behind Uganda’s Independence Day Celebrations

October 9th, 2019|Safari News|

Uganda today, October 9, 2019, celebrates its 57th Independence Day anniversary. This day marks Uganda's independence from Britain in 1962. More than half of the current population was not yet born in 1962. It is, therefore, important to remind ourselves [...]

13 09, 2019

World’s Most Intelligent Chimpanzee; Natasha Gives Birth To A Baby Girl At Ngamba Island

September 13th, 2019|Blog, Safari News|

Natasha, one of the female chimpanzees in Ngamba Chimpanzee Island Sanctuary, gave birth to a bouncing baby girl on the evening of 3rd September 2019 at 5:40 pm. Natasha arrived at Ngamba Island way back with other 11 chimps on [...]

11 09, 2019

Uganda’s Best Birding Safari Destinations For Birding Fanatics

September 11th, 2019|Blog, Safari News|

Uganda, the pearl of Africa is home to about 1061 bird species. This makes Uganda one of the best bird watching places in Africa with almost half of the continents bird species. Uganda has for long been considered as one [...]

9 09, 2019

A Tourist’s Guide To The Pearl Of Africa; Uganda Safari News

September 9th, 2019|Blog, Safari News|

 Before one travels to Uganda, he/she wonders, what does this country hold? Or what will I enjoy while they're on my safari in Uganda/ trip in Uganda/ Tour in Uganda? Well, Africa’s treasure; Uganda, is unsurprisingly gifted by nature, coupled [...]

26 08, 2019

The New Uganda Airlines Jets The Sky Tomorrow  

August 26th, 2019|Safari News, Uganda safari news|

Uganda’s maiden flights to Nairobi, Juba and Mombasa have been set for tomorrow Tuesday 27th August ahead of the scheduled flight that was to take place on Wednesday 28th August as announced by the Ministry of works. The Uganda airlines [...]

23 08, 2019

The Uganda Wildlife Education Centre To Host the 2019 Zoohackathon Competition

August 23rd, 2019|Safari News|

Organized by the United States Mission in Uganda (US Mission), Zoohackathon is a wildlife-based competition set to promote technology solutions, raises awareness, build cross-sector collaboration and empower communities to fight wildlife trafficking. The Uganda Wildlife Education Center (UWEC) in Uganda Entebbe [...]

19 08, 2019

Explore Tanzania’s Best Wildlife Safari Destination On Your Africa Safari

August 19th, 2019|Safari News|

Are you looking for a place to visit on your Africa safari adventure in Tanzania? Well, worry no more because I got your back as I take you on a Tanzania safari to Serengeti National Park.  Serengeti National Park is [...]

16 08, 2019

Uganda Airlines Maiden Flight Is Slated For 28th August 2019

August 16th, 2019|Blog, Safari News|

We shall always remember that it is close to three decades since the Government of Uganda decided to halt the operations of the national carrier over its precarious financial position. A few can recall how great it was to enjoy [...]