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11:25
11:25

Elephant Dies in Kidepo Valley National Game Park ivory 1 2

Gilbrado Ediau Ecodu, the Game Warden Matheniko -Bokora Wildlife Reserve says the animal may have died of old age.
17:47
17:47

Tourism Paying Price for Coronavirus Outbreak United Kingdom 3 1 Top story

“Even someone who had planned to come say in November it might be very hard to do so because their economies have been largely affected. What this means is that things of tourism become secondary to them. The priority shifts to survival other than leisure,” Hangi said.
19:20
19:20

Apaa is 8km Inside Adjumani- Select Committee UWA 1

The committee travelled to London to retrieve the Uganda map indicating district boundaries as at Independence and also talking to experts and residents in the disputed areas.
15:36
15:36

UWA To Resume Electric Fencing Around Queen Elizabeth National Park Elephants 4 2

Pontious Nzuma, the Chief Warden Queen Elizabeth National Park, says they are set to continue with the work in a few days’ time. He says some sections will be erected to cross rivers and landscapes characterised by hard underlying rocks.
07:34
07:34

Crocodiles Scare Fishermen from Lake Victoria UWA 2 1

John Magunda, a fisherman in Buwooya sub county notes that the crocodiles hide under stones during the evening hours and often attack them forcing them to abandon their boats. He says the crocodiles do not only scare them from accessing the lake, but they also destroy their fishing nets.
15:08
15:08

Six Arrested for Growing Marijuana in Queen Elizabeth National Park UWA 1

According to ASP Vincent Mwesige the Kasese Police Public Relations officer he told URN reporter that the suspects had planted over one hectare of cannabis.
12:26
12:26

Unknown People Vanish with Construction Material from Lakang Bridge PRELNOR 1 2 Top story

Now, a security guard at the construction site says unidentified people carried the iron bars from the site on Monday and took them to Adjumani district. He explains that the men who were backed by armed personnel vowed to collect the remaining material and transfer it to Adjumani district.
20:47
20:47

MPs Ayepa, Abala Bicker over Abim Land Evictions UWA 1 3

Uganda Wildlife Authority on December 15, embarked on the eviction of over 780 people from 60 square km of Moru Alokwangat game reserve which straddles Abim, Kotido and Napak districts. The encroachers are reportedly from neighbouring Teso districts.
18:07
18:07

Police, UWA on the Spot for Violating Suspect's Rights Anthony Akol Top story

Wilson Acuma, the leader of Apaa residents, says the suspects were arrested by officers from Adjumani central prison and taken to Openjinji prisons without recording statements. Anthony Akol, the Kilak South MP has promised to raise the matter with the judiciary, top UWA and Police officials to expose how their personnel are conducting their duties.
21:12
21:12

Kamwenge, Kitagwenda Clash Over Limestone Quarry Ministry of Energy 1 1 Top story

The Kitagwenda LC V chairman, Robert Mugabe, says the quarry is in Kanara Sub County and all royalties should be channeled to his district. Mugabe alleges that in 2015, Kamwenge bribed surveyors to produce a report in their favor, something he says Kitagwenda is ready to challenge at all costs.
10:58
10:58

Stray Buffaloes Destory Crops in Bukwo UWA 3 1

Fred Muywa, the chairman LCI Loch-Kapkusawar village said that a few days ago, the Buffaloes also invaded the village and ate goats. He wants UWA to intervene in the matter to save people’s source of livelihood.
12:50
12:50

Amuru District to Relocate Apaa Health Centre II UWA

Dr Patrick Odong Olwedo, the Amuru District Health Officer, says the current location of the facility has hindered the district`s attempt to provide health care services to the residents in the area.
07:36
07:36

UWA, Mbale District Leaders Clash over Park Demarcation Maria Mutagamba 4 1 Top story

Last week, a team of Mbale district officials led by the LC V Chairperson, Bernard Ely Mujasi, the Mbale District Council Speaker, Muhammad Mafabi and sub county LC III Chairpersons among others mobilized residents to demonstrate against the ongoing boundary demarcation in Bubyangu, Wanale, Busano and the neighboring sub counties.
18:59
18:59

Mbale Residents Accuse UWA of Encroachment protesters 4

The residents of Bubyangu, Budwale, Wanale and Busano sub-counties on Friday stormed Mbale District headquarters to raise their grievances over the recent UWA land demarcation.
16:53
16:53

Residents Starve as Elephants Wreak Havoc in Kamwenge UWA 4 1

According to Kyendangara Parish Councilor Julius Byaruhanga, the invasion has affected more than 100 households. Dominic Barigye, the LC I chairperson of Buhindagi cell, one of the most ravaged areas says that over 300 acres of coffee, bananas, cassava, and sweet potatoes have been destroyed so far.
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