Category Archives: Uganda

Uganda Online Visa Applications

Uganda Online Visa Applications

The Government of Uganda has introduced the online visa application system with effect from 01 July 2016. All persons intending to travel to Uganda are required to apply and obtain a visa online. Applications should be completed online on the following link: https://visas.immigration.go.ug/. Once the application has been processed, the decision taken will be emailed…

East Africa Yellow Fever Vaccination Update

East Africa Yellow Fever Vaccination Update

Uganda & Rwanda have advised that a valid yellow fever vaccination certificate is now mandatory for all visitors. Kenya & Tanzania have advised that passengers arriving from the countries listed below are required to present a valid yellow fever vaccination certificate: Angola Argentina Benin Bolivia Brazil Burkina Faso Burundi Cameroon Central African Republic Chad Colombia Cote d’Voire Democratic Republic of…

Uganda in brief

Uganda in brief

Uganda is not sophisticated; it is real, raw Africa and it is busy and hot… The traffic is crazy in the main cities but it  is lush, it is green and in many places, it is dirt poor. Before travelling, you need to put all your preconceptions of previous African countries aside (including and most…

Pope Francis in Africa

Pope Francis in Africa

The people of Kenya can barely contain their excitement as they prepare for Pope Francis’ debut visit to Africa. The global leader of the Catholic church is due to land with his delegation this afternoon (Wednesday 25th November) at 5pm. He will spend 3 days in Kenya delivering mass, addressing the people and meeting religious and…

Direct flights from Abu Dhabi to Entebbe

Direct flights from Abu Dhabi to Entebbe

Ethiad Airways launches a new service between Abu Dhabi and Entebbe, Uganda, providing business and leisure travellers with four direct flights a week. The new direct flights are scheduled to operate on Sundays, Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays; departing Abu Dhabi at 7.50 am and arriving in Entebbe at 12.50pm with the return flights departing Entebbe…