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07:24
07:24

Natural Resources Committee Halts Renewal of AUC Exploration License 1 1 Top story

In January this year, the Uganda Artisanal and Small-Scale Miners-UGAASM on behalf of over 23 mining associations operating in Mubende-Kassanda gold mining areas petitioned the Natural Resources Committee of parliament requesting, among other issues that the Energy Ministry gazettes for them at least one square kilometer off the mining license EL 1093.
11:16
11:16

Uganda Engages Guinea Bissau President During Stopover At Entebbe Airport natural resource 3 1

Embalo told URN that Uganda and Guinea Bissau share similar potentials in the oil and agricultural sector, saying they need to benchmark from Uganda on how to manage their oil resource.
07:58
07:58

Mayuge LCV Chairperson On the Spot for Clearing Green Belt district 2 2 Top story

Mayuge district headquarters has been a bee hive of activities for the past few days as men with noisy power saws cut down trees in almost all directions. Some trucks were have been ferrying the logs to unknown destination.
11:29
11:29

Tooro Kingdom Minister Under Investigations for Misconduct Bernard Tungakwo 2 1

In December, the Western Region Wetlands Coordinator, Daniel Businge, presented a report to Joseph Ongol, the Assistant Commissioner in charge of Wetland Management in the Ministry of Water and Environment implicating Muganzi for constructing houses and planting eucalyptus trees in Mugunu Wetland, Fort Municipality.
07:59
07:59

Residents in Fear as Floods Wreak Havoc in Kabarole natural resource 3 1

Sam Mugume, another resident says water entered his shop and destroyed most of the goods that were on the floor like Cassava flour, wheat, books, rice and sugar among others.
18:52
18:52

Uganda's Forest Cover Completely Depleted-Environment Minister illegal 2 4

Uganda’s forest cover has been depleted to 8% up from 24% in 1990s, largely attributed to human encroachment for different activities such as tree cutting for charcoal and timber as well as agriculture.
20:45
20:45

Human Activity Threatens Ntungamo's Biggest Wetland ntungamo district 3

The wetland is a lifeline for communities in Nyabihooko, Nyabushenyi and Ruhaama Sub Counties and part of Isingiro district. But it is now covered in trenches, dug up by farmers who have started creating vegetable gardens, tree nurseries and rearing animals within the gazetted wetland area.
07:56
07:56

Nema Coordinator, Municipal Environment Officer Clash Over Wetland Boundary natural resource 1 3

Joseph Ongol, the Assistant Commissioner Wetland Management in the Water and Environment Ministry, says he has already received a report from Businge indicating that Ruyonga built in a wetland.
16:35
16:35

Luweero Officials to Museveni: We Can't Stop Wetland Degradation district 2 1 Top story

Namulindwa says government lost the battle against wetland degradation, saying what remains is to help the encroachers to utilize them sustainably without causing more harm. She also asks government to plan for the rising population, which is piling pressure on the available land for cultivation.
19:58
19:58

Kadaga Names Lazy Committees legislator 1 1 Top story

According to Kadaga, the application will also inform the public on the work of committees detailing which committee is failing to meet its deadline and responsibilities.
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