Authored by Elizabeth Mbekeka, (Uganda) As though being stuck at home due to the global pandemic and lockdown restrictions hasn’t hurt us enough already, climate change may see to it that we have an encore of this ugly situation sometime in the near future. We are losing more glaciers at
Tom Jackson, in his book “The Complete Illustrated Encyclopedia of Animals of the World”, says of bats, “They are grouped in the Chiroptera order of mammals. They are the only mammals that can truly fly. Their wings are made from
Commonly nicknamed “Boss”, these large animals have been known to be very aggressive especially the African buffalo.
Popular for their beauty and elegance, crested cranes exist in East Africa and parts of South Africa. They have elevated status in Uganda as the national emblem for about 100 years now.