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Uganda's Bwindi National Park - More than 'Just Gorillas'

Take a hike in Bwindi Forest Uganda's Bwindi National Park - More than 'Just Gorillas'

Prof. Dr. Wolfgang H. Thome, eTN Africa Correspondent

NKURINGO RISING

‘I was never so happy to see a Boda Boda’ …

Uganda's Bwindi National Park - More than 'Just Gorillas'

Take a hike in Bwindi Forest Uganda's Bwindi National Park - More than 'Just Gorillas'

Prof. Dr. Wolfgang H. Thome, eTN Africa Correspondent

NKURINGO RISING

‘I was never so happy to see a Boda Boda’ …

Dr. Andrew Seguya appointed as new UWA CEO

Uganda Wildlife Authority Dr. Andrew Seguya appointed as new UWA CEO

Dr. Wolfgang H. Thome, eTN Uganda

UGANDA (eTN) - Dr.

Rwenzori Visitor Center opens doors in Uganda

Last project handed over to Uganda Wildlife Authority Rwenzori Visitor Center opens doors in Uganda

Dr. Wolfgang H. Thome, eTN Uganda

UGANDA (eTN) - The USAID-funded STAR program, short for Sustainable Tourism in the Albertine Rift, has handed over their arguably last project component to the Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA), ...

National park fire destroys safari lodge

Fire allegedly set by Uganda Wildlife Authority National park fire destroys safari lodge

Dr. Wolfgang H. Thome, eTN Uganda

UGANDA (eTN) - A raging bush fire, allegedly set by staff of the Uganda Wildlife Authority, has devastated the Kyambura Game Lodge earlier in the week, according to reports from a source close to ...

Uganda tourism ministry finally gets Kanyeihamba report

Commission Findings Uganda tourism ministry finally gets Kanyeihamba report

Dr. Wolfgang H. Thome, eTN Uganda

UGANDA (eTN) - After four months of waiting, the Ministry of Tourism has finally received the Kanyeihamba report, giving the findings of the commission of enquiry, which has over the past year ...

Appoint new boards, Uganda Ministry told

Uganda Ministry of Tourism still without new board Appoint new boards, Uganda Ministry told

Dr. Wolfgang H. Thome, eTN Uganda

UGANDA (eTN) - Pressure is growing on the Uganda Ministry of Tourism to appoint boards for various institutions under the auspices of the ministry, in particular for the Uganda Wildlife Authority ...

Uganda Wildlife Authority Commission Chair just cannot shut up

Kanyeihamba combative and controversial as ever Uganda Wildlife Authority Commission Chair just cannot shut up

Dr. Wolfgang H. Thome, eTN Uganda

UGANDA (eTN) - In typical style, combative and controversial as ever, retired Supreme Court Justice George Kanyeihamba, only days after it became known that he received directives from the ...

Uganda Wildlife Authority lacks funds to play tourist

National Parks Tour Uganda Wildlife Authority lacks funds to play tourist

Wolfgang H. Thome, eTN

UGANDA (eTN) - A range of rather unprintable comments were received overnight when it became known that members of the commission of enquiry publicly lamented the lack of funds from the tourism ...

Former Uganda tourism minister in cross hairs

Uganda Wildlife Authority Former Uganda tourism minister in cross hairs

Wolfgang H. Thome, eTN

UGANDA (eTN) - The immediate former Minister for Tourism Trade and Industry, the Hon.

Kidepo lodge deal not in order

Uganda Tourism Controversy Kidepo lodge deal not in order

Wolfgang H. Thome, eTN

UGANDA (eTN) - As reported last year, the Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) was given a directive from the Office of the President to hand over the derelict Grand Katarum Lodge inside the Kidepo ...

Uganda's fallen tourism rankings lead to more squabbles

Tourism Funding Uganda's fallen tourism rankings lead to more squabbles

Wolfgang H. Thome, eTN

UGANDA (eTN) - When news broke yesterday that Rwanda’s tourism sector’s competitiveness had risen to now top their standing within the East African Community, more squabbles were reported from ...

Uganda Wildlife Authority to fork out a billion to Murchison Falls neighbors

Wildlife Tourism Funds Uganda Wildlife Authority to fork out a billion to Murchison Falls neighbors

Wolfgang H. Thome, eTN

UGANDA (eTN) - As much as a billion Uganda Shillings (approximately US$415,800) has accumulated in accounts set aside to give communities neighboring the Murchisons Falls National Park their 20 ...

Uganda tourism minister under renewed pressure

Uganda Wildlife Authority Board Shake Up Uganda tourism minister under renewed pressure

Wolfgang H. Thome, eTN

UGANDA (eTN) - The Attorney General’s Office last weekend published advice sought by government over initial plans to install a caretaker board, following the sacking of the majority of board ...

Uganda Wildlife Authority woes far from over as donors wade into controversy

Uganda Tourism News Uganda Wildlife Authority woes far from over as donors wade into controversy

Wolfgang H. Thome, eTN

UGANDA (eTN) - Key development partners and donors of the Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) have now formally written to the government of Uganda, demanding that UWA return to proper management and ...

Uganda Wildlife Authority gets new acting executive director

Dr. Andrew Seguya Appointed Uganda Wildlife Authority gets new acting executive director

Wolfgang H. Thome, eTN

UGANDA (eTN) - In a surprise move, the minister of tourism yesterday appointed Dr.

Uganda Wildlife Authority acting executive director under fire

Conservation Efforts Uganda Wildlife Authority acting executive director under fire

Wolfgang H. Thome, eTN

UGANDA (eTN) - Comments attributed to the acting executive director of UWA, Mark Kamanzi, to the effect of "what is wrong with a golf course in the park" have raised a storm of outrage across ...

Uganda Wildlife Authority excels in mountain rescue of tourist

Climbing Accident On Rwenzori Mountain Uganda Wildlife Authority excels in mountain rescue of tourist

Wolfgang H. Thome, eTN

(eTN) Last week put the Uganda Wildlife Authority’s (UWA) rescue measures to the test, when a foreign tourist suffered a climbing accident when returning from one of the

More landslide threats on Mt. Elgon

Uganda Wildlife Authority assures tourism hiking trails and camps safe More landslide threats on Mt. Elgon

wolfgang h. thome, etn

Latest information emerging from the east of the country indicate that further

Uganda’s new hunting license promises more controversy

Uganda Hunting Controversy Uganda’s new hunting license promises more controversy

Wolfgang H. Thome, eTN Africa

Reports recently in the local media, and a subsequent reproduction of an article by The Monitor on the eTN Website, prompted a series of frantic communications from ardent conservationists and ...

eTN Executive Talk:  Uganda Wildlife Authority aims for self-sustainability

eTN Executive Talk eTN Executive Talk: Uganda Wildlife Authority aims for self-sustainability

Wolfgang H. Thome, eTN Africa

The executive director of the Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA), Mr.

Wolfgang’s East Africa tourism report

East Africa Tourism Wolfgang’s East Africa tourism report

Wolfgang H. Thome, eTN Africa

AFRICA MOURNS ZAMBIAN PRESIDENT

Wolfgang’s East Africa tourism report

East Africa Tourism Wolfgang’s East Africa tourism report

Wolfgang H. Thome

MADHVANI OFFERS 3 US SCHOLARSHIPS

Wolfgang’s East Africa report

East Africa Tourism Wolfgang’s East Africa report

Wolfgang H. Thome

UWA OPENS UP NEW RWENZORI TRAILS

Wolfgang’s East Africa report

East Africa Tourism Wolfgang’s East Africa report

Wolfgang H. Thome, eTN Africa

PARLIAMENT TO DECIDE ON MABIRA

Wolfgang’s East Aftica tourism report

East Africa Wolfgang’s East Aftica tourism report

Wolfgang H. Thome

UWA TO RAISE ENTRANCE FEES FOR FOREIGN VISITORS

Assaults on environment continue unabated

Environment Assaults on environment continue unabated

Wolfgang H. Thome

KAMPALA, Uganda (eTN) - The attempts to industrialize key wilderness areas in Uganda and turn them into productive sites for the country are becoming legion.

Wolfgang’s East Africa tourism report

East Africa Tourism Wolfgang’s East Africa tourism report

Wolfgang H. Thome

PARK EVICTIONS START IN EARNEST

Wolfgang’s East Africa tourism report

East Africa Tourism Wolfgang’s East Africa tourism report

Wolfgang H. Thome

RHINO FUND UGANDA NEWS UPDATE

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