Rwanda Tourism Stakeholders Convey Thanks for Lion Pride

Today, With all the necessary logistics put in place in Akagera National Park found in Rwanda managed by African Parks, the coming month Eight lions from the Republic of Kenya are going to make their way into “Land of a thousand hills,” – Rwanda to restore the world of the Lion ‘King of the Jungle’… read more →

Gorilla Naming Ceremony Raises Rwanda Tourism Profile

Tourism through the popular baby gorilla naming ceremony locally referred Kwita Izina which was launched Ten years back is playing a big role in improving the tourism profile of the Republic of Rwanda. the RDB conservation division manager Telesphore Ngoga said while launching the gorilla conservation & community exhibition ceremony of this year which began.. read more →

Tourism Experts Caution of Job Cuts

Experts in the tourism industry of Uganda say several Ugandans could lose their jobs due to the newly introduced 18% Value Added Tax which the government has planned to put on all tourist accommodations found upcountry. Maria Kiwanuka the Finance Minister, in trying to look for funds to fund the 14 trillion Uganda Shillings budget,.. read more →

Rwanda to unveil new Tourism Product – the Genocide Museum

Info emerging from Kigali is that 4th July will be celebrated with the launching of a brand-new museum situated at the national parliament within Kigali-Rwanda. This date will mark the 20th anniversary since the brutal genocide. Ever before, a monument was found on top of the building that continues to exhibit bullet holes from the.. read more →

Rwanda focuses on investors at the Africa economic forum

President of Rwanda Mr. Paul Kagame is within Nigeria to take part in the World Economic Forum about Africa during which officials from Rwanda are expected to promote the business environment of the country as well as connect it to prospective investors. Attendees at the on-going World Economic Forum for Africa will as well talk.. read more →

Special first flight for 16th destination of RwandAir

On Sunday, the official launch of the 16th destination of RwandAir was held, as soon as a B737-800NG set off from Kigali for Douala found in Cameroon. Whilst commercial flights are already ongoing since end of the month of March, a flight to officially celebrate the brand-new connection was scheduled for 27th April. The CEO.. read more →

Curing trauma using poetry

Goethe Institute a week ago held a 2 days’ workshop under a theme: ‘Discovering the trans-formative power of poetic writing’. This workshop was well attended by a number of well known poets as well as writers in Kigali. Andrea Grieder a Social anthropologist from Switzerland as well graced this big occasion. This workshop presented practical.. read more →

What to wear and carry on a Gorilla Safari in Rwanda/ Uganda

As stated by many tourists (particularly those tracking mountain gorilla), deciding on what to wear when going to track gorillas along with what you must carry on your gorilla safari, is without a doubt  a challenging task. There are some particular clothing that tourists shouldn’t bring when tracking mountain gorillas in Rwanda and also in.. read more →

RwandAir to handle Air Uganda’s route to Entebbe

Airline officials have informed us that RwandAir has presently takeover the route connecting Kigali and Entebbe which was previously operated by Uganda’s Air Uganda. This comes after the short-term suspension of all flights entering Kigali International Airport by the airline based in Uganda that chose to operate this route under a code-share with RwandAir. In.. read more →