Good News!! Another #gorilla born in #oruzogo family of Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park, Uganda. #Nyakina – one of the youngest females in the Oruzogo Gorilla Family gave birth to her second born after the first named #Nyakashunju.
The UK top travel and adventure publisher, Rough Guides, has ranked Uganda Number 4 among the top countries to visit in 2017. This is the first time Uganda has made it on the Rough Guides list, and is one of only two African countries for 2017. Uganda comes after India, Scotland and Canada with Namibia…
Bonom Sohanec from California while on a visit to Mgahinga Gorilla National Park hikes up Mt. Muhabura and back to base camp in a record time of about six (6) hours that included a short break at the top of one hour and twenty minutes (1hr 20minutes).
Sad day as #Ndahura the dominant Silverback Mountain Gorilla in the #BitukuraFamily of Bwindi Impenetrable Forest #Ruhijja section passes on after falling off a tree branch.
European Union team lead by Ambassador and head of delegation to Uganda Kristian Schumdt spent 8 days on Mt Rwenzori, from 3rd to 10th December 2016. Other members of the team included Maria Esper, Liu Mindshu, Sabrina Bazzanella, Peter Pribyl, Jan Lucas Zimmpr, Authur Musasizi.
The Government of Uganda reduced visa fees from US$100 to US$50 with effect from 22nd July 2016. The Ministry of Internal Affairs also went ahead and issued statutory instrument No.13 of 2016 to effect the change.
The African passport has finally been launched and the first two copies issued at the 27th African Union (AU) summit in the Rwandan capital, Kigali. The outgoing Chairperson of the African Union Commission, Dr Dlamini-Zuma issued the first two copies to Chairperson of the AU and Chadian president, Idris Deby Itno and Rwandan President Paul…