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INTERVIEW: UNBS Boss Manyindo Speaks Out On Kenyan Salt Illegally Sold In Uganda

UNBS Executive Director Dr. Ben Manyindo For the very first time since March 2020 when the smuggling of Kenyan salt brand with ‘FOR SALE IN KENYA ONLY’ inscription intensified,...

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International Tourist Numbers Down 65% in First Half of 2020- Report

International tourist arrivals plunged 93% in June when compared to 2019, with the latest data from the World Tourism Organization showing the severe impact COVID-19 has had on the sector. ...

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Uganda May Lose Up To Shs7 Trillion Tourism Revenue In 2020 Due To COVID-19

Tourism Minister, Godfrey Ssuubi Kiwanda Uganda could miss out on as much as $2 billion (UShs7.3 trillion) in tourism revenue this year due to travel restrictions implemented after the c...

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Uganda Gets 5th Baby Gorilla In Six Weeks

The Rushegura gorilla family in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park on Monday August 31, 2020 welcomed yet another bouncing cute baby gorilla to mother Ruterana increasing the family m...

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Call for Lions to be protected to avert extinction

As the world marks World Lions Day today, World Animal Protection warns that the King of the Jungle may soon be extinct if urgent measures are not taken. Edith Kabesiime, Campaigns Mange...

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Rare White Rhino Gives Birth At Ugandan Sanctuary

A white rhino has given birth to a female calf at Uganda's Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary, the Rhino Fund Uganda has said, bringing their total number at the reserve to 31. White rhinos were w...

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Kisoro Man Sentenced to 11 Years In Jail For Killing Popular Gorilla

The Kabale Chief Magistrate’s yesterday sentenced Flex Byamukama to 11 years in prison for killing Rahiki, the Silverback of Nkuringo Gorilla Group and other wildlife in Bwindi Impenetrable...