Environmentalists Condemn Plans to Build Golf Course in Game Park

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Projet de golf controversé dans une réserve naturelle en Ouganda

Un gorille en Ouganda dans la forêt de Bwindi située à la frontière avec la République Démocratique du Congo – 2009 © AFP PHOTO / SIMON MAINA

Environmentalists have criticised President Museveni’s directive to allow a golf course be constructed in Murchison Falls National Park. Mr Frank Muramuzi, the executive director of the National Association of Professional Environmentalists, said the move risked driving the park’s animals out of their natural habitat, hence denting a hole in the country’s tourism sector and its resultant revenues.

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