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The loving Hornbill

"With them if one is widowed, the other soars so high and deliberately loses control before crash landing to death!"

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Researchers discover ancient giant 'lion'...

An artist's impression of the creature shows a giant big-cat-like hunter with stripey fur and enormous fangs.

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Two killed by stray elephants

Human-wildlife conflict is a big problem in the area, and UWA is doing all it takes to secure the lives of people in the area.

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Ostriches have the mother of all kicks

if it stumbled on a poacher picking its kick, he risks a kick that can kill a charging lion.

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Saving the graceful giraffe from extinction...

“In Uganda giraffes are seen in Mburo National Park, Murchison Falls National Park and Kidepo Valley National Park,” says Steven Busulwa an animal keeper...

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How to deal with snakes in your backyard...

“Stay ram rod still and let it slither away,” tips Kasange. “They normally strike in defence against potential danger after feeling vibrations in their...

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The raging war between humans and wildlife...

The raging war is as a result of lack of land use plans and controlling development strategies around the protected areas.

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Python scares parliament staff

“It is a constrictor, it feeds by constricting. The python swallows everything. Their numbers are getting low because people are encroaching on their habitats,”...

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Farmers want flexible wildlife conservation...

On many occasions, residents have complained that Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) officials arrest them for trapping and killing stray hippos and other...

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Rakai farmers demand pro-people wildlife...

Although UWA authorities blame it on farmers for encroaching the 100 meter-reserves from the lake shores, Nabyonga argued that majority of the affected...

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Museveni launches fiberboard factory...

President Yoweri Museveni launched Nile Fibre Boards Uganda Ltd at Kinoni Village, Kakoge Sub County in Nakasongola district on April 10. The $25m factory is to employ over 1000 locals. The company is specialised in making wood products including different...