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Uganda gets a sporting chance to promote tourism globally

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Uganda tourism supports Uganda Cranes at Africa Cup of Nations 2019 in Egypt

This week a team from the Ministry of Tourism, Wildlife and Antiquities (MTWA) and the Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) are in Egypt – this year’s host of the Africa Cup of Nations – to promote and market Destination Uganda alongside the Uganda Cranes, the national football team.

Uganda Cranes fans AFCON2019

The Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) attracts travelers from all over the world providing a great opportunity for Uganda to market her tourist attractions.

“Egypt is a well-known world over for the pyramids and the River Nile. As the country that has the source of the Nile, we feel that this is a great opportunity to market the source of this river as well as our tourism potential to the rest of the world while utilizing this sports platform,” says the State Minister for Tourism, Wildlife and Antiquities, Hon. Godfrey Kiwanda. Continue reading…

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