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13:25
13:25

Nakasongola Schools Uninhabitable Ahead of Reopening floods 2 1 Top story

A report from the district education department shows that some of the school classroom blocks collapsed whereas others have developed cracks because of being submerged resulting from the rising water levels.
13:06
13:06

1000 Kikuube Flood Victims Languishing in Abject Poverty floods 3 1 Top story

John Karingo, a resident of Nsonzi landing site, says that the floods submerged his five houses and he currently stays with his family members in the neighbouring Church of Uganda-CoU building since he has nowhere to go. He wants the government to find land and resettle them.
07:16
07:16

Government to Resettle 3,500 Buliisa Flood Victims-PM Nabbanja lake Albert 1 5 Top story

On Sunday, the Prime Minister, Robinah Nabbanja met some of the flood victims at Butiaba and Wanseko landing sites in Buliisa district and assured them that the government will soon find land to resettle them.
17:55
17:55

Butiaba Health Center III Reopened patients 2 1

The Health facility was in October last year submerged by floods rising from Lake Albert.
12:07
12:07

Displaced by Floods, Now Nomadic Butiaba HCIII to Vacates School for New Refuge Health Center 2

The Health facility was in October last year submerged by floods from the rising Lake Albert water levels. It was then relocated to Butiaba Primary school as pupils were home due to COVID-19 Pandemic. Now with the return of the P6 pupils, the Health Centre III has to move again.
17:43
17:43

Gov't Yet to Decide on Resettling Kasese Flood Victims disaster 4 2

The Assistant Commissioner Disaster Preparedness Office of the Prime Minister Gerald Menhya says the government has not yet given guidance on permanent resettle plans for the flood victims.
19:08
19:08

Flood Victims in Bunyoro Demand to be Resettled Lake Albert 3 1

While campaigning in the Bunyoro sub-region last month, President Museveni promised that government would avail land to have the victims resettled immediately.
19:58
19:58

OPM Delivers Relief Items to Kagadi Flood Victims Lake Albert 1

More than 4,000 people in Ndaiga Sub County were displaced from their homes because of floods resulting from increased water levels of Lake Albert.
12:58
12:58

Floods Diplace Tonya Primary School Pupils 5 3

Kyaligonza says the Education authorities promised to avail the school with two tents and Mobile toilets but nothing has been done since last week yet the church where they are currently operating from isn’t sufficient for the 38 candidates.
12:14
12:14

Hospital Submerged, Patients Share Bathrooms With Butiaba Primary Schoolchildren floods 5 3

The floods have submerged staff quarters, maternity, male and female wards, store and the Out Patient Department -among other facilities in the Health Centre.
15:07
15:07

3,500 Buliisa Flood Victims Uncertain of Shelter When Schools Reopen Lake Albert 1 4

Following the floods, the displaced victims sought shelter at Butiaba, Bugoigo and Wanseko Primary Schools among others, where they are still living up to date.
04:59
04:59

Fresh Floods Leave 200 Homes Submerged in Bundibugyo 3 2

“The floods have left the area devastated; crops gardens, houses were all destroyed, so it’s a tough time for both leaders and the community members," Jailesi Bisimo, the chairperson of Butogo II village in Kisuba Sub County said
17:33
17:33

Buliisa Flood Victims Demand to be Resettled Lake Albert 4 1

The victims now want the government to acquire land and have them resettled since the floods are not likely to end soon and could affect their livelihoods for many years.
04:49
04:49

Minister Anywar Asks Kitgum Locals to Vacate River Banks floods 7 2

More than 200 people in Luwalinga and Lamdogi cells in Central Division, parts of Pandwong and Pager Divisions were affected by the Wednesday night floods. They comprised of illegal settlers in the gazetted wetland along the river banks and those outside the wetland boundaries according to reports from local leaders.
14:01
14:01

Bunyoro King Asks Gov’t to Extend Relief Food to Bullisa Flood Victims Residents 5 2

Omukama Iguru is bothered about the slow response of the government.
07:30
07:30

Floods Hit Kitgum Municipality as R. Pager Bursts Banks central division 2 4

Several fish ponds, nursery beds for trees, a residential house, vegetable and maize gardens near the river banks in Pager and Central Divisions have since been submerged. Margaret Lakidi, a fish farmer in Ayul B village in Pager Division says five of her fish ponds have been submerged.
06:58
06:58

Floods Submerge 50 Homesteads in Villages Near River Nyamwamba 5 5

The settlement area hosted brick makers more than 20-years ago before the municipal authority banned the activities allowing human settlement. But the previous activities had created a man-made valley that holds water for long hours even after a downpour.
13:31
13:31

400 Homesteads Swallowed by Rising L. Albert Water Levels in Hoima residents 4 2

Doreen Akumu, a resident of Fofo landing site, says when the floods started on Sunday night they made alarm but didn’t receive any help.
12:56
12:56

Famine Looms in Kasese as Crops Dry Due to Silting floods 6 2

The floods followed a heavy downpour that pounded the district last month when River Nyamwamba overflew at Bunyandiko in Kilembe Sub County submerging the low land areas of the district. The heavy rains also submerged acres of gardens, leaving behind silt composites as deep as 5 feet.
18:07
18:07

Floods Kill Eight People in Kasese 4 2

They were swept away after river Lhubiriha in Bwera and its major tributary River Kabira in Kiyondo sub county burst their banks Thursday morning.
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