Friday, 21 July 2017


African fish eagle, Uganda birding tours, Uganda safaris
Uganda is a paradise of the birds of the prey with almost 90 species varying from tiny to huge bird species; for example pygmy falcon found in Kidepo national park, crowned eagles and the owls, huge pels, fishing owls, minute African scops owls in rain forests, these all have the same characteristics that is attacking and killing their prey using powerful grasping feet and scaring long and sharp talon.

Friday, 14 July 2017


Uganda birding safari, safari Uganda, birding tour in Uganda,
The secretary bird fighting with a snake
 The radiant and glowing beauty of a bird, belongs to the class of ‘AVES’ , it’s a member of in the order of Accipitriformes, many like kites, hawks, vultures and harriers belong here in also. On the contrary, the secretary bird belongs to a specific family known as the Sagittariide, it’s a big terrestrial bird of prey that survives and thrives in the open grasslands of the Savannah, the sub-Saharan section inclusive also. Actually, it can evidently be observed on either coat of arms of South Africa and Sudan. The Secretary bird is quite old and its origins can be traced back in the 17th century, 1779 saw John Frederick Miller as first European to  describe its existence, way of life, years later Johann Hermann a French naturalist assigned it to its own genus; Sagittarius. It’s important to note that the secretary bird is endemic to Africa.   

Tuesday, 4 July 2017


Rwanda is blessed to have the shelter of the highest population of birds in the world; it’s also ranked among the best 5 destinations in the entire world for tourists searching for the best birding tour in Rwanda. Geographically, Rwanda is a small country strategically situated in the Albertine Rift valley. Its dense forested and mountainous nature offers a great and long lasting memorable experience for birding anyone wouldn’t want to miss in life. Rwanda with its small size, it has about 700 bird species that quenches the thirst of anyone looking for great birding safaris and experiences.