Business Education

Heavy Rains Ravage Kigezi Tourism Roads

By our reporter Kigezi A number of roads leading to Bwindi and Mgahinga National parks in Rubanda and Kisoro districts are in a bad shape following heavy rains that hit the area on Tuesday night. The affected roads include Muko-Rushaga road, Kisoro-Rubuguri road and the Kisoro-Mgahinga road. According to tour operators in the region, the […]

Education International

American Tourist Killed by Wasps in Bwindi

By APN Reporter Kabale An American tourist aged 65 was on Thursday stung to death by wasps while tracking gorillas in Bwindi Impenetrable National park. The deceased, Gloria Suemiller, a resident of Oklahoma City was stung to death by wasps at around 10:30AM while at Katonvi, Ruhija zone. The police spokesperson for Kigezi region, Elly […]

East Africa Education

Kidnapped British Tourists Released in DRC

Two British tourists, who were kidnapped last Friday in Virunga National Park, were released Sunday (May 13th), sources at the Congolese Institute for Nature Conservation (ICCN) said. Unidentified gunmen kidnapped them between Kilimanyoka and Kibumba in Nyiragongo territory (North Kivu). ICCN sources indicate that it is currently difficult to decide on the terms of their […]