TOURISM INVESTMENT: 30bn shillings for Pian Upe reserve
Following plans to elevate Pian Upe game reserve to a national park, investors with interests in conservation are lining up. Space for giants is bankrolling the five-year project that will subsequently see investment in more lodges in the conservation space. Earlier this month, UWA signed an $8 million deal, to protect and conserve Pian Upe Wildlife Reserve in Karamoja Sub-region. The agreement aims, to raise new investment capital to restore the wildlife reserve.