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16:43
16:43

Gov’t Halts Plan to Establish Regional Museums 1 3

However, speaking at the sideline of a media briefing at the Uganda Media Center, Samuel Kizaalwa the Assistant Commissioner for Museums and Monuments revealed that the plan has been set aside to allow for the development of the National Museum at Kiira Road in Kampala and the existing regional museums in Moroto, Soroti and Kabale district.
09:52
09:52

Uganda Airlines Made UGX 7b From Chartered Flights in Three Months 1 2

This money was collected from ten chartered flights operated from January to March 2022.
18:14
18:14

Domestic Tourism is the Way Against External Shocks - Sector Players 7 1

Road Runner Kenneth Kannyeke is rallying Ugandans to embrace road running which can easily be a good means of transport to tourist attractions anywhere in the country. The Administration Manager, Adrift Uganda, Ruth Riley says they have seen activities return since the beginning of February, and hope that the reopening of the economy will boost this increase.
08:40
08:40

How Intra-Clan Bickering Felled the Sacred Nabukalu Tree 5 1

At the back of the court ruling, there is a story of bickering among members of one of the five oldest clans in Buganda, the need for money and emotions attached to the cultural site whose existence has been long threatened.
07:17
07:17

Uganda Showcases Barkcloth, Ankole Long-Horned Cattle in US Museum 1 Top story

The event dubbed “Bark-cloth to the Roots” was organized by the Ugandan Embassy in Washington to put a spotlight on the oldest known African textile taken from a Mutuba tree. The exhibition was part of the commemorations for February-Black History Month, which is marked to honour African Americans and raise awareness of Black history.
08:02
08:02

Lawyer Aboneka Queries Airport Departure Tax 2 3

Over 1,500 passengers leave daily via Entebbe Airport with the full resumption of Uganda's economy and easing of travel restrictions as part of the COVID-19 containment measures.
11:49
11:49

UTB to Use Valentine’s Day to Boost Domestic Tourism 5 1

The “Love walk” will now be a platform on which regional and continental issues regarding tourism revival will be tackled by the continent.
16:26
16:26

Tourism Sector Recovery Disrupted by Budget Cuts 1 5

Martin Mugarra Bahinduka, the Minister of State for Tourism, Wildlife and Antiquities told MPs that the sector remains poorly funded to perform its role meaningfully.
16:58
16:58

Tourism Sector Embrace New Assessment System For Guides 1 6

According to Mukyala, the team that reviewed the system emphasized things that are expected of a tourist guide, which include values, attitude, and skills using the knowledge obtained.
20:26
20:26

KCCA, UTB Enter Agreement to Promote Kampala as a Tourist Destination 1 2

The Chief Executive Officer of UTB Lilly Ajarova says that the MoU shall enable the two agencies to improve the quality of services offered to tourists in Kampala. She says there are two types of tourism, leisure tourism, and business tourism. Leisure tourism involves entertainment while business tourism is largely concerned with meeting, conferences, and exhibitions.
12:56
12:56

We Appointed Inexperienced Board, Managers At Uganda Airlines-Minister Kasaija 6 3

Kasaija says that the operations of the national carrier have been dodged by mismanagement and the gross impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on global travels among other issues.
18:40
18:40

Burundi Rejects EAC COVID-19 Testing System, Denies Cyclists Entry 2

“When you talk about EAC at this border, (Nemba Border point in Burundi) you will only be told EAC is in Arusha by Mr. Ngobonziza the border manager. We have faced many challenges but this has to be our biggest one yet,” said John Bosco Balongo, the expedition director
07:13
07:13

Ministry of Tourism Asks for Tax Waivers tourism sector 5

Katusiime asked parliament to reconsider the different taxes, fees and licenses in the sector to enable it to recover from the effects of the Covid-19 pandemic. She said that the waivers will enable the sector to recover faster.
20:02
20:02

UWEC to Establish UGX44Bn Regional Centers 1

The Uganda Wildlife Conservation Education Centre (UWEC) has revealed plans to establish four regional model satellite wildlife centers across the country at a tune of 44 billion Shillings in the next financial year.
17:43
17:43

MPs Question UWEC Officials Over UGX 1.2Bn 3

Last year, UWEC launched a fundraising drive to maintain the welfare of the animals after President Yoweri Museveni announced a national lock down to control the spread of Corona virus.
12:04
12:04

EAC Develops Approach to Revive Tourism Sector Hit By Covid-19 1

The EAC Sectoral Council on Tourism and Wildlife Management has now approved the EAC Regional COVID-19 Tourism Recovery Plan that seeks to revive the sector that has been badly hit by the pandemic.
02:29
02:29

Who Was Everest Kayondo? 1

Kayondo, a softspoken but form advocate of traders' rights, together with other business personalities like Issa Sekitto, transformed KACITA from a small traders group in Kampala to one of the formidable workers union-like organisations in the country
17:59
17:59

Namugongo Martyrs’ Shrines; Scene of Silent Clashes Between 'English' and 'French' Catholics place 6 1

Facing strong resistance, the Archbishop could not even place the foundation stone close to the church. Muwonge says the stone was instead placed some meters away near the martyrs’ lake and was recently relocated to another place during the recent renovation of the place.
20:09
20:09

Kabaka Cautions Baganda On ICT, Social Media Misuse 1 2

The Kabaka, who has been the subject of fake news and misinformation regarding his health status, says that although the use of ICT and mass media is becoming inevitable, the tools might be disastrous if misused.
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16:58

Tourism Sector Recovering Steadily, Ministry 2

The UWA Executive Director, Sam Mwandha says domestic revenues are still limited mainly because of the continued closure of schools, which are the main contributors to local visitors to the parks.
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