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16:03
16:03

NFA Ordered to Halt Evictions in Buvuma political leaders 3 1

The directive was issued by Agnes Nabirye, the Resident District Commissioner, following complaints of torture by soldiers attached to NFA. Recently, the UPDF evicted over 100 people in Mpolwe village claiming that they had encroached on the forest land measuring 2,110 hectares. The residents had cut down all trees for charcoal.
10:08
10:08

High Court Stops NFA from Evicting Lira Families forest reserves.

National Forestry Authority in January 2016, ordered the affected people to vacate the piece of land measuring approximately 210 hectares in Abalokare, Dogikore and Amoilela villages in Amoilela parish, Bala Sub County. They were accused of alleged trespass on the reserve.
16:58
16:58

NFA Okays Relocation of Forest Reserves To Clear Way for Mbale City Plan forest reserves. 6

Municipal authorities plan to use the land as an industrial part. Edward Lwanga, the Municipal Town Clerk Clerk say they are sourcing for developers who could be allocated this land for development.
15:19
15:19

10 Rwandan Nationals Arrested for Illegal Settlement in a Forest Reserve forest reserves.

National Forestry Authority (NFA) officials and Kibaale district authorities have arrested ten Rwandan nationals for encroachment on a forest reserve.
19:50
19:50

Farmers Barred From Cultivating In Forest Reserve forest reserves. 2

Mayuge district residents have accused Busoga Forest Company of blocking them from cultivating food crops in the forest reserve.
12:19
12:19

Koboko Residents to Petition Museveni Over Eviction forest reserves.

Residents of Chakulia village, Ludara Sub-County in Koboko district, whom the National Forest Authority [NFA] gave an ultimatum of February 27, 2012 to vacate Mt. Kei Forest Reserve, have threatened to petition President Yoweri Museveni over the decision.
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