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Kenyan Port Authorities Seizure 1.5 Tons of Illegal Ivory

Kenyan Port Authorities Seizure 1.5 Tons of Illegal Ivory

There has been such a significant increase in the number of elephants and rhinos in Africa being poached for their tusks. There was a recent picture from the Democratic Republic of Congo’s Garamba National park that sparked worldwide concern. It showed a herd of about 22 elephants caucuses that had been brutally killed with their [...]

Musambwa Islands Birds Threatened By Fishermen

Musambwa Islands Birds Threatened By Fishermen

Lake Victoria is under threat, and the very people this natural resource is supposed to serve are the ones threatening its existence. Until World Environment Day on June 5, in a campaign, Save Lake Victoria, Vision Group media platforms will run investigative stories and commentaries highlighting the irresponsible human activities threatening the world’s second largest [...]

Tourism and the Gorillas

Tourism and the Gorillas

Tourism is travel for recreational, leisure or business purposes. This involves travel of people” and staying in different places of there interest. Many people travel to Africa to see mountain Gorillas and gorilla trekking is the major Tourism activity in Uganda. As must do for every visitor to Uganda, Rwanda or Congo whether for the [...]

Uganda Named Top Tourist Destination

Uganda Named Top Tourist Destination

Uganda is Gifted by Nature, a country with incredible natural scenery and a rich mosaic of tribes and cultures. Traveling through Uganda you will be captivated by its beauty, overwhelmed by the friendliness of its people and intrigued by all that Uganda has to offer. Ecologically, Uganda is where the East African savannah meets the [...]

New Tourist Activity in Mountain Elgon

New Tourist Activity in Mountain Elgon

Mount Elgon is a major trekking mountain in East Africa. Elgon is a huge volcano with the largest crater peaks in Africa and famously known as one of the major trekking mountains in East Africa. It is less crowded with a few people on the slopes so there are great chances of spotting wildlife, waterfalls [...]

Africa Tourism for Generations

Africa Tourism for Generations

Find some fun and exciting vacation holiday in Africa and get a chance to be close to the most beautiful tourist attractions which make many feel like spending a million days just appreciating what God created. The attractions include: Land Tourist Attractions (Bird Watching, Bungee Jumping, Butterfly Watching, Camping, Mountain Biking, Monuments, Memorials, Mountain Climbing, [...]

Craftsmanship in Uganda

Craftsmanship in Uganda

Uganda as a beautiful country is naturally endowed with a lot of natural resources which are used by the local communities to earn a living. The practice of specializing in making hand crafts has been going on for ages. These crafts are not only made to mint money but they are made as a form [...]

Wild animal populations to increase in East Africa

Wild animal populations to increase in East Africa

 Poaching has been on the increase in National parks not only in East Africa but the whole African continent. The mostly targeted animals include; elephants, buffaloes, hippos, Zebras and wildebeests. Poaching has been rampant due to the fact that the affected protected areas are all closer to settler communities with increasing pressure on land to [...]

Cyclist Killed By Rogue Elephant

Cyclist Killed By Rogue Elephant

The local community around Murchison Falls National Park has been complaining lately about marauding elephants crossing the park boundaries into their precious gardens to eat and destroy their crops. During a recent incident when locals were chasing away an elephant that had strayed out of the park into their gardens at around 9pm, a 35 [...]

Brussels Airline And The Tourism Sector in Africa

Brussels Airline And The Tourism Sector in Africa

A while ago Brussels Airlines had a reason to pop the champagne bottle after carrying its fifth millionth customer the previous month in less than a year after taking to the skies as a new brand. The fifth millionth passenger, Mr. Carl Verbrugge is a frequent flier on the airline’s Brussels-Geneva route. Though there are [...]




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