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Uganda Wildlife Authority launches mountain biking at Mt. Elgon

UGANDA (eTN) - Tourism sources have expressed their satisfaction over news that the Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) is now permitting the use of mountain bikes at Mt.

Torrential rains sweep away bridge to Kidepo Park

UGANDA (eTN) - The present torrential rains in parts of North Eastern Uganda, which already claimed dozens of lives last week when another mudslide coming down the slopes of Mt.

More landslide threats on Mt. Elgon

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

Uganda Wildlife Authority faced with fresh encroachment at Mt. Elgon

Information was received last week that while people are still being evacuated from inside the national park where they are presently threatened by landslides in the wake of torrential rains sweeping

Landslides on Mt. Elgon avoidable

A large landslide on the lower slopes of Mt. Elgon caused a major tragedy in eastern Uganda, when three villages were buried in a mudslide several meters high.

Landslide at Mt. Elgon kills scores of villagers

Following weeks of rain and days of torrential downpour in part of Eastern Uganda, a major landslide on the slopes of Mt.

Mt. Elgon National Park land troubles far from over

As reported recently, the Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) rangers and staff live dangerously when deployed at Mt.

Mount Elgon security stepped up

(eTN) - Tourism stakeholders have complained about the very late deployment of security forces to Mt. Elgon National Park, where a Belgian tourist was shot dead two weeks ago.

Wolfgang’s East Africa report