Uganda scoops another accolade

Source of the Nile

Uganda continues to shine in the tourism industry. The country has received yet another accolade.

Addressing journalists at media Centre the tourism Minister Maria Mutagamba revealed that Uganda had won a prestigious award with the Source of the Nile Voted as one of the seven natural wonders of Africa.

This was during a ceremony held in Arusha, Tanzania organized by the Seven Natural Wonders of Africa Initiative.

Mutagaba said the Nile was ranked 3rd among the seven natural wonders of Africa.

She says government will now invest in the development of the site and will ensure its preservation.

Meanwhile the chairperson of the Uganda Tour Operators Association Boniface Byamukama expresses confidence that this award will boost their businesses with more people picking interest in visiting the country to see the site.