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ABOUT PRIME SAFARIS AND TOURS LTD

Prime Safaris & Tours Ltd is an indigenous East African tour agency fully registered and licensed in Kampala Uganda. It was founded as an avenue to support the Christ Our Vision Child Care (COVCC), disadvantaged children, widows and the elderly. We drive travelers’ interests providing them with their desired ultimate safari experiences in Uganda and all around East Africa.
For more Information about Prime Uganda Safaris and Tours the Only Choice for Tourists and Travelers please
Ready to take a Uganda Safari? We’ve been waiting for you!
Get in touch with us.
Bwebajja 50M off Entebbe Rd, behind St. James Church, near J&M Hotel.
P.O.Box 16373, Wandegeya Kampala TEL:+256414532162
Mobile: +256773912891/+256702181380 Email: info@primeugandasafaris.com or info@primeugandasafaris@gmail.com

SAMUEL MAKANGA – Managing Director
Samuel-makanga

Samuel, the founder of Prime Safaris & Tours and one of the Directors at Christ Our Vision International Children`s Ministry (COVICM), a family founded and managed vulnerable children community care orphanage based in Kalagi town Mukono-The second worse hit district with HIV/AIDS in Uganda.
Samuel was born in Kampala-the capital city of Uganda, where he grew up and studied. He went to New Mulago Primary School, Mengo Senior School for both ‘O’ and ‘A’ Levels then Makerere University Kampala for his degree.

After annexing credible experience in the tourism industry, he opened Prime Safaris & Tours Ltd in 2008 to not only offer ultimate Africa Safari memoriesto travelers the world over but as an avenue to annex funds to run the Christ Our Vision International Children`s Ministry (COVICM),!

“Many people the world over are yet to discover the all in one tourism destination-Uganda, my mother land as on several occasions witnessed by the Lonely Planet and the National Geographic Channel. As a lover of Uganda`s tourism & Nature Conservation efforts in the region. I WARMLY WELCOME YOU AND SO PASSIONATE TO GUIDE YOU IN THE LAND OF THE FRIENDLIEST PEOPLE IN THE WHOLE WORLD-UGANDA THE PEARL OF AFRICA” Said Samuel.TUBANIRIZZA NYO MU UGANDA AFRICA! (WE WELCOME YOU ALL TO UGANDA AFRICA!)

 

KAMYA CATE – CEO /Office Adminstrator
Cate Makanga

Kamya Cate is the CEO and Office Administrator at Prime Safaris and Tours ltd. She was born and raised in Kampala, Uganda and also completed a Bachelor‘s degree of social work and social Administration from Maker ere University. She is married to Makanga Samuel with three children.She is fluent in English, and Luganda.

She loves challenges and easily adapts to changing environments.Cate works almost 24 hours a day but when not working, she loves watching documentaries, listening to music and making friends.

Responsibilities

  • Planning and arranging safaris, holidays and travel products
  • Assigns and supervises work to different company department on a weekly basis
SIMON PETER SIIMA – Tour And Travel Counsultant
Siima Simon Peter

Born in Ankole region of Uganda, near Lake Mburo National Park, he joined Naama Primary School for his Primary, Kaaro High School for O’ level and A’ level then Makerere University Kampala where he acquired Bachelors of Tourism degree (First Class (Hons)).

He holds credible experience from a range of tour & travel companies including Prime Safaris & Tours Ltd, hospitality establishments, government agencies and Conservation organizations in the aspects of Tourism product development, pricing, customer service, passenger handling and general hospitality, tour guiding, protected and conservation Areas Management, Air ticketing and sustainable tourism development. The range of field trips and in-depth research has enabled Simon to generate great knowledge of Uganda – the Pearl Africa, Rwanda – the land of a thousand hills along with major Africa Safari destinations of Congo, Botswana, Kenya, Namibia, South Africa and Tanzania.

Simon derives satisfaction in seeing the clients’ safari needs and interests met without sacrificing the minimum quality standards.

He is profoundly honoured and exceedingly humbled to welcome you to Africa.”

MARTIN KAWUKI – Accountant
Kawuki Martin

Born and raised up in Wakiso a native district in Uganda. Martin attended both preparatory and high school in Kampala. He is currently an accountant at Prime Uganda Safaris & Tours ltd and holds a first class diploma in accounting and finance from Uganda college of Commerce Soroti and a level two certified public accountant (CPA). Martin is very passionate about development and extremely zealous for success in everything he does. He has a professional background in marketing and tourism with flexible, reliable, result oriented, strong willed, capable of working effectively and putting God first in everything he does. He enjoys the idyllic nature of relaxing in quiet places, travelling and exploring new places and a fun of cooking African dishes.

ROBERT TALEMWA – Promotions Personel
Talemwa Robert

Robert has been working with prime safaris and tours ltd since September / 2013 under the Information Technology department but majoring in online promotions. Robert holds a certificate in electrical installation from YMCA Institute Kampala Branch.

 

MARY GORRET AYESIGA – Webmaster
Ayesiga Gorret

Gorret is a Webmaster and System Administrator for Prime Safaris & Tours ltd and has occupied this position since February 2015. Gorret’s duties include designing and hosting websites as well as being a Network Administrator for the company. She is also a company Systems Administrator, fixing any software & hardware problems surfacing in the daily lives of the computers. She holds a bachelors degree in Computer Science from Makerere University. When not working, she loves traveling, watching movies, listening to music, discovering new things, meeting people, and making friends.

DENIS KASAIJA
kasaija Denis

Date of Birth – 09th July 1987

Denis was born in Mukono and has lived there all his life even when he did his schooling and Higher education.
He has continued to live in Mukono with his young family and soon he is expecting children.
Denis is friendly, helpful and has a good sense of humor.
He is very easy going and gets on very well with people in general with his adaptable nature.
His hobbies include athletics that’s Marathons (when time allows) and football, which he follows passionately since he used to play at quite a high level at high school age.

Denis started guiding in 2009 on a part time basis in Agro tourism on a flower farm (Floriculture) in Mukono. Over the years he worked with different tour companies to gain experience and showed good leadership and also attained his professional guiding certificate from the Uganda Safari Guides
Association (USAGA). Denis’ intimate knowledge of Kampala area has been helpful in his role as guide and coordinator for many film crews hosted over the years. His extensive knowledge of Ugandan culture extremely polite and unhurried manner with guests makes him a popular choice of guide with many regular agents and clients.
Denis has guided many different levels and types of safaris over the years including some high profile clients, large groups and even camping and Rwenzori Mountain Climbing expeditions.He has put his passionate interest in wildlife and experience caring for clients together to become an excellent all round guide and is often chosen as the lead guide for larger safari groups.
MIKE SERUBIRI
A motivated and reliable person who believes in the highest standards of clients services combined with excellent presentation, communication and interpersonal skills.
Mike holds a diploma in Electrical engineering from IEEC-Mengo. He has worked with a number of tour companies. He is flexible, cooperative and can work independently within a team. Mike enjoys traveling, making friends, and watching movies

 

JOSEPH SSEBANJA

Ssebanja Joseph - prime safaris tour guide

Born on 17th May 1968 in the urban environs of Kampala city, I have grown up through the years seeing Uganda – the Pearl of Africa pass through the good and bad until it now when the present and the future seems to be in her favor. I am a married man with children and cherish friendship and being helpful to others.

I trained in Masai – Mara National Park from 1998 – 2000 after which I joined Safari guiding till now and have worked with a range of famous safari companies in East Africa. I have a broad expertise in wildlife guiding and culture. I am a down to earth person with considerable sense of maturity. I am a member of Uganda Tour Guides Association (UTAGA) and my hobbies include watching wildlife movies and listening to music. Currently i am a full time safari guide at Prime Safaris & Tours Ltd.

Our Vision at Prime Safaris & Tours Ltd.

To offer the ultimate Africa safari memories to local and International tourist, drive them have Uganda `the Pearl of Africa’ as their first desired tourist destination of choice by ensuring that we maintain the highest standards of service and value for money as support the vulnerable children. Read More

PRIME UGANDA SAFARIS & TOURS LTD is an indigenous East African Ugandan tour operator organizing Gorilla trekking safaris & tours in Uganda & Rwanda as well as wildlife safaris, fully registered and licensed in Kampala Uganda. A percentage of our profits support the Christ Our Vision International Care International (COVCC INTL) a family Christian church Orphanage taking care of orphans, vulnerable children & windows in Kalagi-Town Mukono District-The 2nd HIV/AIDS worst hit district of Uganda. Read More