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Gov’t Agencies Too Weak To Deliver On Their Mandates – PSFU Boss

The Government has not empowered enough its agencies to turn the reforms happening around the country into actual benefits to the ordinary people. This is according to Gideon Bada...

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Kadaga To Govt: Don’t Tamper With Murchison Falls; It’s A Major Tourist Attraction

The Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga, has sought assurance from the government that Murchison Falls will not be tampered with. Kadaga, in her communication to the House on Tuesday, ...

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2,500 People Sign Petition To Stop Planned Power Dam In Murchison Falls

At least 2,533 people have signed a petition to stop the planned construction of a power dam near Murchison Falls, which could see the disappearance of the falls, a key attraction to the ar...

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Thousands Throng Namugongo Shrines For Martyrs Day Celebrations

Thousands of pilgrims have converged at the Catholic Martyrs shrine in Namugongo to celebrate this year's Uganda Martyrs' Day animated by Gulu Archdiocese.     By 6 am, thou...

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UTB Boss Tips Women On Investment Opportunities In Tourism Sector

Members of the Uganda Women Entrepreneurs Association Limited (UWEAL) have been urged to position their businesses in line with Uganda’s tourism in order to fully harness the opportunities ...

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Molly Kamukama, Nakasongola RDC Cited In Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary Ownership Saga

The fight over the ownership and management of Rhinos at the Nakasongola based Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary has taken a new twist by drawing in top government officials in the saga. The fight is...

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UTB, UHOA Sensitize Hoteliers On Standards

Hotel owners and Managers have been encouraged to embrace standards if they are to improve the country’s competitiveness as a destination as well as attract more travelers. This was one...

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Uganda Heads To Cannes To Market Film Potential

As Uganda looks to strengthen its potential as a premier tourist and film hub in the region, Uganda Tourism Board (UTB), Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) and Ugandan filmmakers will t...