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Big Hearted: Ruparelia Foundation ‘Baptises’ New Baby Rhino ‘Rae Ruparelia’, Calls Gov’t To Integrate Tourism Course Into Uganda’s Curriculum

The Ruparelia Foundation, a charitable arm of the Ruparelia group has named a new rhino calf Rae Ruparelia. Last week, Rae was born at Uganda’s Rhino Sanctuary in Nakasongola District bringing the number of rhinos under the care of Rhino Fund Uganda to 34. The calf’s mother is called Uhuru. Rajiv Ruparelia, a Trustee Ruparelia…

UWA Boss Reshuffles Over 100 Staff, Suspends 6 Over Fraud, Money Swindling

Over 6 employees of Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA)’s reservation and booking section have been suspended over alleged fraudulent practices. TheCapitaltimes has established that majority of the culprits, ironically, are ladies and according to a credible source inside UWA insiders, the alledged culprits will be investigated (while on suspension) for conniving with private tour operators to…

Western Uganda Parks To Attract Mob Tourists

It’s definite that western Uganda outcompetes other regions when it comes to remarkable tourist attractions and activities that offer memorable experiences. It’s evident that over 80% of tourists to Uganda opt for western region to explore the hidden gem. Therefore, any Uganda safari booking without visiting the western region is incomplete and missing. A combination of…