Kenya Wildlife Service plans to upgrade Kasala Gate at Tsavo East

"I reaffirmed my support for ranger welfare, facilitation, and empowerment," he said.

In Summary
  • "We plan to upgrade this gate to increase visitation and support the livelihoods of local communities living adjacent to the park," he said.
  • Kanga spoke on Sunday, January 1, when he visited Ithumba in the Northern part of Tsavo East National Park.
KWS Director General Erastus Kanga meeting with KWS members at Ithumba in the Northern part of Tsavo East National Park on January 1,2023.
KWS Director General Erastus Kanga meeting with KWS members at Ithumba in the Northern part of Tsavo East National Park on January 1,2023.
Image: ERASTUS KANGA/TWITTER

Kenya Wildlife Service Director General Erastus Kanga has announced that there are plans to upgrade the Kasala Gate at Tsavo East National Park.

This will help increase visitation to the area, through the gate used by visitors coming in through Kitui County.

KWS Director General Erastus Kanga meeting with KWS members at Ithumba in the Northern part of Tsavo East National Park on January 1,2023.
KWS Director General Erastus Kanga meeting with KWS members at Ithumba in the Northern part of Tsavo East National Park on January 1,2023.
Image: ERASTUS KANGA/TWITTER

"We plan to upgrade this gate to increase visitation and support the livelihoods of local communities living adjacent to the park," he said.

Kanga spoke on Sunday, January 1,2023 when he visited Ithumba in the Northern part of Tsavo East National Park.

KWS members at Ithumba in the Northern part of Tsavo East National Park sharing a New Year's meal on January 1,2023.
KWS members at Ithumba in the Northern part of Tsavo East National Park sharing a New Year's meal on January 1,2023.
Image: ERASTUS KANGA/TWITTER

He lauded the staff for their work, saying their dedication to the remote part of the park made them an inspiration, to work with.

"We shared New Year's lunch, and I reaffirmed my support for ranger welfare, facilitation, and empowerment," Kanga said.

KWS Director General Erastus Kanga meeting with KWS members at Ithumba in the Northern part of Tsavo East National Park on January 1,2023.
KWS Director General Erastus Kanga meeting with KWS members at Ithumba in the Northern part of Tsavo East National Park on January 1,2023.
Image: ERASTUS KANGA/TWITTER
KWS members at Ithumba in the Northern part of Tsavo East National Park sharing a New Year's meal on January 1,2023.
KWS members at Ithumba in the Northern part of Tsavo East National Park sharing a New Year's meal on January 1,2023.
Image: ERASTUS KANGA/TWITTER
KWS Director General Erastus Kanga meeting with KWS members at Ithumba in the Northern part of Tsavo East National Park on January 1,2023.
KWS Director General Erastus Kanga meeting with KWS members at Ithumba in the Northern part of Tsavo East National Park on January 1,2023.
Image: ERASTUS KANGA/TWITTER
KWS Director General Erastus Kanga meeting with KWS members at Ithumba in the Northern part of Tsavo East National Park on January 1,2023.
KWS Director General Erastus Kanga meeting with KWS members at Ithumba in the Northern part of Tsavo East National Park on January 1,2023.
Image: ERASTUS KANGA/TWITTER
Ithumba in the Northern part of Tsavo East National Park.
Ithumba in the Northern part of Tsavo East National Park.
Image: ERASTUS KANGA/TWITTER
KWS Director General Erastus Kanga meeting with KWS members at Ithumba in the Northern part of Tsavo East National Park on January 1,2023.
KWS Director General Erastus Kanga meeting with KWS members at Ithumba in the Northern part of Tsavo East National Park on January 1,2023.
Image: ERASTUS KANGA/TWITTER
Gate at Ithumba in the Northern part of Tsavo East National Park.
Gate at Ithumba in the Northern part of Tsavo East National Park.
Image: ERASTUS KANGA/TWITTER
KWS Director General Erastus Kanga meeting with KWS members at Ithumba in the Northern part of Tsavo East National Park on January 1,2023.
KWS Director General Erastus Kanga meeting with KWS members at Ithumba in the Northern part of Tsavo East National Park on January 1,2023.
Image: ERASTUS KANGA/TWITTER
KWS Director General Erastus Kanga meeting with KWS members at Ithumba in the Northern part of Tsavo East National Park on January 1,2023.
KWS Director General Erastus Kanga meeting with KWS members at Ithumba in the Northern part of Tsavo East National Park on January 1,2023.
Image: ERASTUS KANGA/TWITTER
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