Two tourists kidnapped in Virunga national park

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May 12, 2018

Congo insecurity issues have struck the news headlines again with the kidnap of two Briton travelers and the killing of their driver guide in Virunga national park. The incident happened on 11th may 2018 at 10:00am in Kibumba village a few miles form Goma. The kidnapped travelers were headed the starting point of their Nyiragongo…

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Four Genocide Mass Graves Discovered After 24 Years

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May 1, 2018
Four Genocide Mass Graves Discovered After 24 Years

Four Genocide Mass Graves Discovered After 24 Years 24 years after the dreadful genocide of 1994, 4 mass graves have been discovered in kabezi village, kabuga cell in rusororo sector Gasabo district in the province of Rwanda. The mass graves were dug way back in 1992 by the then Hutu leaders who already had plans…

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Explore Virunga National Park

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April 24, 2018

Named after the Virunga volcanoes in the southern part of the park, Virunga national park is situated East of the Democratic Republic of Congo covering a total land area of 7800 square kilometers. The park was established in 1925 as Africa’s oldest national park and the second oldest in the whole world after Yellowstone national…

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Tourism In Gishwati-Mukura National Park

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April 23, 2018
Tourism In Gishwati-Mukura National Park

Tourism In Gishwati-Mukura National Park When it comes to tourism in Rwanda, Gishwata Mukura national park is hardly mentioned. However despite the less visits, the national park is a hidden gem which most travelers on Rwanda safaris have always missed out. A visit to Gishwata Mukura national park makes your Rwanda safari a complete package….

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Raising Transit Costs Due to Gorilla permits

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April 3, 2018
Raising Transit Costs Due to Gorilla permits

Rwandan Tour Operators Claim Raising Transit Costs Due to Gorilla permits Much as the official figures of Rwanda Development Board show significant increase in tourist numbers regardless of high gorilla permits, tour operators and transporters in Rwanda tell a different story of how they are seriously feeling a pull back. From the RDB’s report, Rwanda…

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