Ekkula is a Ugandan word implying Treasure.

Pearl of Africa stands to imply the most elegant Nation on this majestic Continent of Africa.

Tourism Awards is an activity where stakeholders in the tourism industry are recognised and awarded accordingly.

Ekkula PAT Awards and Exhibition is an annual activity that Researches, Nominates, Exhibits, Recognises and Awards those that selflessly put Uganda’s TOURISM INDUSTRY to better heights.


To Celebrate and Motivate Stakeholders in the tourism industry as we pomote Uganda’s Richness of Attractions and further justify Uganda as a true Nation Gifted by Nature.


To see more poeple motivated and involved in Uganda’s Tourism as the industry further impacts Uganda economically and socially.

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