Meet the Team

The Volcanoes Family

JEAN NEPOMUSCENE MANIBISHAKA

JEAN NEPOMUSCENE MANIBISHAKA

Jean Nepomuscene Manibishaka is the Community Projects Coordinator at Virunga Lodge, Rwanda. He was born in the neigbouring village to Virunga lodge, and had previously worked as a languages teacher for nine years before joining Volcanoes Safaris in 2008. Nepomuscene worked as a room attendant in the housekeeping department before moving into his current role […]

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DENIS MUGABO

Denis VS staff

Denis Mugabo is Rwandese and was born and grew up in Uganda, at Masaka the west of Kampala and came to Rwanda in 1994. He has been a guide for over 20 years. Denis speaks a number of languages including English, Swahili, Kinyarwanda and Luganda. Denis’ favourite place to take guests is Volcanoes National Park […]

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Beda Yattee

Beda Volcanoes Safaris Staff

Beda was born in DRC and raised in Rwanda. Beda is the latest member to join our sales team in Kigali. She studied business and management and has an diploma in Business Administration. In her free time Beda loves reading, and meeting new people and making friends. Beda loves Virunga Lodge, especially the views over […]

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Valence Rurangwa

Valence

Valence Rurangwa, Resident Director, Volcanoes Safaris Rwanda is an adviser on financial and governance issues. He holds a Master’s Degree in Public Administration and Management from the National School of Public Administration in Quebec, Canada and a B.Com in Finance from Kigali Institute of Science, Technology and Management (KIST).

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Boniface Ng’ang’a

Born and raised in Kenya on the outskirts of Nairobi, Boniface developed a keen interest in the African wilderness at a tender age.  He moved to Uganda to pursue his education and graduated from Makerere University with a bachelor’s degree in Human Resource Management. In pursuit of his passion for the African Jungle, he joined […]

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