Our Team

Encounter Africa Safaris limited employs a team of professionally trained and motivated staff that run our offices based in Entebbe Uganda. Majority of our current dedicated staff joined Encounter Africa Safaris as interns and we have been able to train and model them into professional destination specialists. They are passionate about their work and will make sure that all your inquiries are responded to immediately or within twenty four hours. It is this first response rate with accurate and timely advice that has seen us a darling to most clients as seen on Safari bookings review page.

MEET OUR OFFICE STAFF AT ENCOUNTER AFRICA SAFARIS

about us
Mugisa Chris

Christopher Mugisa - Safari Manager

Hi Guys! Am Chris and your welcome to Encounter Africa Safaris. I am a Bachelor’s degree holder in Travel and Tourism Management of Makerere University Business School. I joined the team at Encounter Africa Safaris 4 years ago as an intern and with the dedication and leadership from the staff I was transformed into a specialist destination manager for Uganda, Rwanda, Kenya and Tanzania. Travelling and discovering new places is my passion. Contact us and I will make sure you get a response with in the shortest time and will make sure you get a memorable experience on your visit.

Agaba Sheeba

Agaba Sheeba - Reservations and Safari Administrator

If this is your first time, to visit Encounter Africa website, then you are most welcome. I hold a bachelors degree in degree in Tourism Management of Nkumba University and I joined Encounter Africa Safaris Ltd as an intern and I have been transformed into a destination specialist for Uganda and Rwanda. In my five years with Encounter Africa safaris, I have managed to travel to Rwanda, Kenya, Tanzania and Burundi. I love traveling and responding to clients specific interests. Try me and you will get a response in less than thirty minutes. Welcome to Encounter Africa Safaris

Patrick

Patrick Ataryeba - Senior Safari Consultant.

Hi Guys! Am sure most of you have received my emails and quotes but if you have not don’t worry. I have been here for the last two years as a destination specialist for Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, Rwanda and Burundi. I love traveling, gorilla tracking and having fun. I hold a bachelors degree in degree in Tourism Management of Makerere University. Am sure, you will talk or write to me about safaris to Uganda or Rwanda. My favorite National Parks are Bwindi Impenetrable National Park for gorilla tracking and Queen Elizabeth National Park for a boat cruise on Kazinga channel. Send me an inquiry and I will make your safari preparations as swift as possible. Welcome to Encounter Africa Safaris

monica

Monica Kebirungi - SENIOR SAFARI CONSULTANT

If this is your first time, to visit Encounter Africa website, then you are most welcome. I hold a bachelors degree in degree in Tourism Management of Makerere University and I joined Encounter Africa Safaris Ltd as an intern and I have been transformed into a Senior Safari Consultant for Uganda and Rwanda. In my five years with Encounter Africa safaris, I have managed to travel to Rwanda, Kenya, Tanzania and Burundi. I love traveling and responding to clients specific interests. Try me and you will get a response in less than thirty minutes. Welcome to Encounter Africa Safaris

MEET OUR GUIDES AND OPERATIONS TEAM

At Encounter Africa Safaris ltd, we understand that a professional and knowledgeable guide is part and parcel of any successful safari. We have a team of professional, well trained, motivated team of driver guides who have been with us for the last 10 years as guides and tour leaders of international groups. Our guides are knowledgeable in flora, fauna and history of all destinations we offer and have trained with Uganda Safari Guides Association, Uganda Wildlife Authority and Uganda Bird guides Club. They have trained in defensive driving to make sure that their driving skills improve.

SIMON TUMUHIMBISE

Senior Safari Guide & Fixer

Joc Mark Obwalatum

Joc Mark Obwalatum

Senior Safari Guide & Fixer

Ngabirano Stephen

Ngabirano Stephen

Uganda-Rwanda Senior Safari Guide

Nangai Mungoma Paul

Nangai Mungoma Paul

Senior Safari Guide & Fixer

Emmy Gongo Encounter Africa Safaris

Emmy Gongo

Senior Safari Guide & Bird Specialist

Niwamanya Jason Encounter Africa Safaris

Niwamanya Jason

Uganda-Rwanda Senior Safari Guide

Ben Aloysius Kyeyune Encounter Africa Safaris

Ben Aloysious Kyeyune

Uganda-Rwanda Senior Safari Guide

Arthur Fadison Encounter Africa Safaris

Arthur Fadison

Uganda-Rwanda Senior Safari Guide

Atima Patrick Encounter Africa Safaris

Atima Patrick

Senior Safari Guide & Fixer

ROBERT OCHAYA Encounter Africa Safaris

Robert Ochaya

Senior Safari Guide & Bird Specialist

Cyrus Nyero

Uganda-Rwanda Senior Safari Guide

Enock Tugume Encounter Africa Safaris

Enock Tugume

Uganda-Rwanda Senior Safari Guide

Kyaligonza Francis Encounter Africa Safaris

Kyaligonza Francis

Uganda-Rwanda Senior Safari Guide

Jacob-Ssekajja-Senior-Guide-Encounter-Africa-Safaris

Jacob Sekajja

Uganda-Rwanda Senior Safari Guide

Mujuni Robert

Senior Safari Guide Uganda and Rwanda