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CONSERVATION VOWS RENEWED: NEW TANAPA CONSERVATION COMMISSIONER TAKES OATH IN CEREMONY PRESIDED BY HON. MINISTER KAIRUKI (MP)

Hon. Angellah Kairuki (MP), Minister of Natural Resources and Tourism, led an Oath to TANAPA’s conservation commissioner Musa Nassoro Kuji Juma as the new Conservation Commissioner for Tanzania National Parks (TANAPA) at a ceremony held on January 29, 2024, at the TANAPA headquarters in Arusha. During the ceremony, Hon. Kairuki delivered 14 directives to Commissioner Kuji. These directives encompassed strengthening the protection of natural resources, continuous revenue collection, effective management, and monitoring of patrols to combat illegal activities within the parks. These activities include addressing issues such as livestock encroachment, mining, and fostering collaboration with tourism institutions. In response, Commissioner Kuji expressed his commitment to collaborate with all TANAPA staff to proactively safeguard the Tanzanian natural resources. He pledged to work diligently, maintain discipline, and effectively manage all park areas to fulfil the government's desired goals. Read More

Posted On: Jan 31, 2024

TAARIFA KWA UMMA KUHUSU KUSITISHA KWA MUDA MATUMIZI YA NJIA YA ARROW GLACIER - MLIMA KILIMANJARO

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Posted On: Jan 20, 2024

GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS (GWR) CONFIRMED SIOBHAN BRADY'S RECORD OF THE HIGHEST HARP CONCERT ON MOUNT KILIMANJARO

Siobhan Brady, an Irish harpist, has received confirmation that her world-record bid to play a harp concert on the peak of Mount Kilimanjaro was successful. Siobhan Brady’s record-breaking performance took place at an altitude of 5,895 meters (19,341 feet) above sea level on Mount Kilimanjaro for 18 minutes, the highest peak in Africa. The event was a testament to both her musical talent and her determination to push the boundaries of what is possible in the world of music. She undertook a record-breaking attempt to raise funds for Cystic Fibrosis Ireland. The harp concert on Mount Kilimanjaro not only showcased Siobhan Brady’s exceptional skill as a musician but also demonstrated the power of music to transcend physical limitations and inspire others. It served as a symbol of human creativity and resilience, capturing the imagination of people around the world. Read More

Posted On: Jan 19, 2024

Gratitude Overflowing: Serengeti National Park Staff Extend Heartfelt Thanks to Voters

Serengeti National Park expresses deep gratitude to everyone who voted in recent awards, contributing to the park's ongoing success. The staff welcomes supporters to experience the park's natural beauty and diverse wildlife, inviting them for an exploration that goes beyond a mere visit—an acknowledgment of the shared connection between Serengeti and its admirers. Read More

Posted On: Jan 03, 2024

SERENGETI NATIONAL PARK TROPHY RETURNS HOME

In a momentous celebration, the prestigious Serengeti National Park Trophy has been brought back to its roots, allowing everyone within the park to marvel at its glory. Visitors, guides, hotel managers, balloon captains, and pilots reveled in joy as they held the symbol of Serengeti's five-year consecutive triumph as the Award Winning Park from 2019 to 2023. The pride and happiness echoed through the park, marking a remarkable chapter in Serengeti's legacy. Serengeti. Read More

Posted On: Jan 03, 2024

ZANZIBAR TOURISM SECTOR LEADERS VISIT TANAPA TO GAIN OPERATIONAL EXPERIENCE

On December 28, 2023, leaders from Zanzibar's tourism sector, led by Dr. Abdulla Mohamed Juma, the Director of Tourism Department, visited the Tanzania National Parks Authority (TANAPA) headquarters in Arusha. They aimed to learn about methods and strategies for improving the tourism industry and gain experience bolstering security and safety for tourists visiting Zanzibar's attractions. TANAPA has continued to provide strong protection for guests and their property for tourists visiting national parks, leading to it becoming an important place for many institutions to go to learn and gain experience. Read More

Posted On: Dec 29, 2023