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07:41
07:41

Tourism Ministry Fastracks Uganda Martyrs Shrines Redevelopment Plan ministry of tourism 4

The Tourism Ministry is developing a master plan to upgrade the shrines and infrastructure in the neighboring areas so as to promote faith based tourism and increase on its earnings from the current Shilling 10 trillion to Shillings 17 trillion by 2020.
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MPs Ask Kiwanda to Apologise Over Miss Curvy Pageant ministry of tourism 3 1

The UWOPA Chairperson and Budaka Woman MP, Pamela Kamugo it is sad for the Minister to promote women as tourist attractions.
20:02
20:02

MPs Task Gov't to Support Quiin Abenakyo's Girl Child Project miss world africa 3 1

Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga gave the Ministry of tourism and Public service two weeks to come up with a detailed plan on how Abenakyo can be included in the promotion of Uganda and her image abroad.
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13:35

Kasese Farmers Count Losses as Elephants Destroy Crops ministry of tourism 2

Margret Kabugho said that all her four acres of cotton were destroyed and is not sure of harvesting anything. She explains that she injected a lot of money in hiring land, purchasing pesticides and cultivation which has now been put to waste.
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15:49

Kanye's Celebrity Endorsement Good for Uganda – Kamuntu ministry of tourism 1 2

Museveni met the Wests at State House Entebbe; two days after the celebrity couple arrived in the country for a fun filled trip combining a holiday, philanthropy work, and Business.
15:07
15:07

Ministry Investigates Encroachment on “Bigo Bya Mugenyi” Archaeological Site ministry of tourism 7 1 Top story

Ronald Ssemwogere, the Kabeho Village Chairperson and several residents have implored the Tourism State Minister, Godfrey Kiwanda to intervene in the matter expeditiously to save the sites from extinction.
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Govt to Establish Memorial on Uganda's Dark History idi amin dada 3 Top story

The memorial will have information about the Lords Resistance Army-LRA war that ravaged northern Uganda for more than two decades, the Luweero Triangle guerilla war that ushered in the National Resistance Army led by President Yoweri Museveni, and moments about the history of Uganda under Idi Amin Dada.
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'Animals Disappearing' From Queen Elizabeth National Park ministry of tourism 1 6 Top story

Geoffrey Baluku tour operator in Queen Elizabeth National Park Says tourists are vising the Park but they hardly see the animals.
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Kamuntu Decries Low Budget To Tourism, Wildlife And Antiquities ministry of tourism 2 1

Kamuntu says the government is getting its priorities wrong by failure to recognize the crucial contribution of the tourism sector to the countrys Gross Domestic Product.
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Poor Marketing, Lack of Information Killing Tourism-Minister ministry of tourism 3

Hellen Namutamba, the Busoga Kingdom Tourism Minister, says as it stands there are so many tourism sites that are not adequately promoted.
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Wildlife Authority Wants To Put Us Out Of Business – Tour Operators tourism boom 3

UWA launched issuance of gorilla permits online in 2012. The permits can be bought by any tour operator in the world using the online portal. Previously, Ugandan registered tour operators had exclusivity on purchasing gorilla permits. Boniface Byamukama, chairman AUTO, at a media briefing flanked by members of association, accuse UWA of not listening to them, insisting that this will put them out of business as local tour operators.
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