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COVID-19 consequences for Uganda: Tourism income dropped by over 70% in 2020

COVID-19 consequences for Uganda: Tourism income dropped by over 70% in 2020. The number of foreign tourists fell from over 1.5 million in 2019 to just under 475,000 tourists in 2020. The tourism sector in [...]

Delta variant in Africa: Total lockdown in Uganda

Corona Delta variant in Africa: total lockdown in Uganda imposed by President Museweni. Meanwhile, intensive care beds and oxygen are becoming scarce in the East African country. Numerous corona restrictions have been in effect [...]

COVID-19: Numerous corona restrictions will come into force in Uganda from June 7th, 2021

COVID-19: Uganda has seen a significant increase in the number of corona cases for several weeks. Numerous Corona restrictions will therefore come into force in Uganda from June 7th, 2021. Uganda's President Museveni announced numerous [...]

By |2021-06-09T00:40:33+02:00June 7th, 2021|Categories: General|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Uganda Tourism Fair at the end of April: Pearl of Africa Tourism Expo 2021

Virtual Uganda Tourism Fair at the end of April: The Pearl of Africa Tourism Expo 2021 will take place completely online for the first time this year, from April 27th to 29th, 2021. As [...]

Demonstrations in Uganda after Bobi Wine was arrested

Presidential election 2021: Demonstrations in Uganda after the brief arrest of Bobi Wine, opposition politician and promising candidate in the upcoming election in Uganda in mid-January 2021. A new president will be elected in Uganda [...]

By |2021-01-16T15:18:07+01:00November 21st, 2020|Categories: General, Kampala|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Lockdown in Kampala – empty streets and squares in the metropolis

Lockdown in Kampala - empty streets and squares in the metropolis, a rare sight of the otherwise lively places in Uganda's capital Kampala. Almost deserted streets in Kampala and almost no Boda Boda motorcycle taxis [...]

By |2021-01-16T14:49:14+01:00May 9th, 2020|Categories: General, Kampala|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Coronavirus also threatens Uganda’s wildlife

Coronavirus also threatens Uganda's wildlife: the great apes in Uganda's national parks are particularly at risk. COVID-19 can also have fatal consequences for wildlife. Great apes in particular, i.e. gorillas, chimpanzees, bonobos and orangutans, could [...]

COVID-19: Uganda extends lockdown for another two weeks from May 6, 2020

COVID-19: Uganda's President Museveni extends lockdown for another two weeks from May 6, 2020. At the same time, Museveni announced the first easing. Yesterday, Monday, President Yoweri Museveni announced that the country's current lockdown would [...]

By |2021-01-16T14:33:03+01:00May 5th, 2020|Categories: General|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Coronavirus: Lockdown in Uganda extended to May 5, 2020

Coronavirus: Lockdown in Uganda extended until May 5, 2020 - Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni today extended the nationwide lockdown for a further 21 days. Uganda's people have been eagerly awaiting today's statement from the president. [...]

By |2021-01-15T18:53:45+01:00April 14th, 2020|Categories: General|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

14-day nationwide lockdown in Uganda

14-day nationwide lockdown in Uganda: President Museveni orders an immediate nationwide shutdown to counter the spread of COVID-19. The novel corona virus does not stop at borders and has therefore already found its way to [...]

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