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Uganda crowned with Three International Tourism Awards

Uganda has been crowned this year’s Grand prix and two times gold award by the International Tourism Film Festival Africa (ITFF) for its film, Explore Uganda- The Pearl of Africa.…

Passenger Flights resume at Entebbe Airport

Following several hours of waiting, inbound and outbound passenger flights have resumed at Entebbe airport. This follows an early morning incident where a Rwandan CRJ9 Aircraft, flight number 464 veered…

Uganda Tourism Board launches new Destination Brand in UAE

The Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) has launched its new destination brand “Explore Uganda, The Pearl of Africa,” as part of the tourism and media launch held at the Sheraton Jumeirah…

Uganda records steady increase in Aviation traffic

The Aviation industry in Uganda continues to register a steady improvement in the passenger traffic post COVID-19 and its related effects. According to Fred Bamwesigye, the Director General for Uganda…

Watuwa’s journey to outstanding Wildlife Veterinarian

Growing up in Manafwa district of Eastern Uganda, Dr. James Watuwa, now a wildlife and zoo veterinarian working with the Uganda Wildlife Conservation Education Center (UWEC) and a co-founder of the…

Entebbe in a drive to retain passing Tourists

With more than ten historical tourism sites, contemporary infrastructure, and a good breeze, Entebbe municipality’s tourism potential has failed to fly high. The colonial administrative peninsula that was once Uganda’s…

Airlines gear up for Dubai market as UAE lifts suspension on Uganda flights

The move was announced on January 7 2022 by the Dubai civil Aviation Authority. Passengers from Uganda will be allowed entry into the United Arab Emirates (UAE) effective January 8,…

UWEC launches Conservation Education Book for Secondary Schools

The Uganda Wildlife Conservation Education Centre (UWEC) launched the first volume of conservation education books meant for secondary schools in Uganda. The book which teaches about biodiversity and ecosystems was…

Construction of Airports near completion as Aviation Passengers increase

  A number of interventions are being undertaken by the government of Uganda to develop an Air transport network that will connect the country to all major cities of the…

UWEC launches QR system to enhance Conservation Education

The Uganda Wildlife Conservation Education Centre (UWEC) commonly known as Entebbe zoo has launched a digitalised Quick Response (QR) system which will enhance conservation education for all visitors at the…