Sixty years ago, famous German wildlife conservationist and zoologist Professor Bernhard Grzimek and his son Michael proposed the formation of the Serengeti National Park and Ngorongoro Conservation Area, now the leading tourist magnets in East Africa.
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Tanzania National Parks mark 60years of conservation success

Sixty years ago, famous German wildlife conservationist and zoologist Professor Bernhard Grzimek and his son Michael proposed the formation of the Serengeti National Park and Ngorongoro Conservation Area, now the leading tourist magnets in East Africa. Through Grzimek’s film and a book, all titled “Serengeti Shall Not Die,” these two premier tourist parks in Northern […]

Tanzania has recognized the private sector’s role in tourism development from scratch a few years back to a multi-billion-dollar industry.
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Tanzania appreciates private players for developing tourism into multi-billion-dollar industry

Tanzania has recognized the private sector’s role in tourism development from scratch a few years back to a multi-billion-dollar industry. Permanent Secretary for Natural Resources and Tourism, Prof. Adolf Mkenda, said without tour operators, the government couldn’t have been able to nurture tourism into a leading industry in terms of foreign currency earnings. Indeed, tourism […]

Tanzania is emerging as an African leader in the rapidly growing meetings, conferences and events industry.
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Why Tanzania is an African Leader for Business Tourism

Tanzania is emerging as an African leader in the rapidly growing meetings, conferences and events industry. Tanzania’s growth within the business tourism sector has been driven by growing international recognition of a tourism industry second to none in terms of diversity and quality of experiences. As younger business travellers and entrepreneurs increasingly look to combine […]

Uganda's State Minister for Tourism Godfrey Kiwanda Suubi speaking during the launch.
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Local filmmakers venture into promoting tourism  

Film producers in Uganda have launched an initiative that will support the development of the tourism sector. The New Initiative will see filmmakers promoting the sector through films, movies, soaps and Television documentaries. The Filmmakers through their umbrella organization Pamoja Film Makers and Distributors Association (PFMDA) told journalists in Kampala that many countries, especially in […]

About 25 Uganda Wildlife Authority Park Rangers have undergone a training programme on how to counter illicit trafficking conducted by the United States government.
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Uganda Wildlife Authority rangers trained in how to Counter Illicit Trafficking

About 25 Uganda Wildlife Authority Park Rangers have undergone a training programme on how to counter illicit trafficking conducted by the United States government. The training programme,  Counter Illicit Trafficking Junior Leadership Course (CIT-JLC) was conducted in Queen Elizabeth National Park under the watchful eye of U.S. Soldiers with the 403rd Civil Affairs Battalion. It […]

“No river can return to its source, yet all rivers must have a beginning.” This American proverb fits perfectly with Uganda’s revived national carrier that had last taken to the skies close to two decades ago and it is now all history.
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Uganda Airlines revival: How it will impact both the domestic and regional economies

“No river can return to its source, yet all rivers must have a beginning.” This American proverb fits perfectly with Uganda’s revived national carrier that had last taken to the skies close to two decades ago and it is now all history. The Journey Uganda airlines kick-started air operations fully owned by government of Uganda […]