Tourism minister Hon Godfrey Kiwanda Thursday unveiled Ugandan South Africa based socialite Zari Hassan as Uganda’s new tourism social media ambassador.
Zari arrived at Entebbe International Airport at 2pm in the company of her sister Zara and media personality JK Kazoora.
She was in the evening unveiled the Ministry of Tourism Head offices in Kampala.
“Convoy as we headed to the Minister of Tourism offices to meet Hon Minister Godfrey Kiwanda for a press conference ahead of ‘Zari Tours The Pearl of Africa Tour’ starting next week as part of The Tourism & Digital Transformation campaign,” she posted on social media.
She will embark on a Tourism & Digital Transformation Campaign running under the theme “Zari tours the Pearl of Africa”.
It will kick off on November 6, 2018. She will be touring all parts of the country.
Addressing press at Uganda Media Centre on Friday morning, Hon Kiwanda talked about the annual tourism sector review conference scheduled for 9th November 2018.
He said the Ministry of Tourism, Wildlife & Antiquities is organising the 9th Annual Sector Review that will take place at Hotel Africana.
It will be under the theme “Enhancing inclusiveness in tourism for sustainable job & wealth creation”.
The objective of the conference is to provide a forum where undertakings made during the 8th review conference & performance of the sector during FY 2017/18 to review its priorities.