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13:47
13:47

Lango Leaders Panic Amid Locust Invasion Threat 4

The panic started after reports that swarms of desert locusts had been sighted in Abim district on Monday evening. The district located in Karamoja sub-region borders Kapelebyong and Amuria in Teso and Otuke and Agago in Lango Sub Region.
07:28
07:28

Japan Donates UGX 2.1bn for Disaster Management in Kasese Japanese Ambassador 3

The funding is an addition to the 1.6 Billion Uganda shillings (450,000 US Dollars) that Japan had already donated to Kasese through Save the Children to minimize damages caused whenever disasters hit the district. Kasese is a disaster prone area, the district has suffered flooding, landslides, drought and storm winds among other natural disasters.
13:24
13:24

Nametsi 2010 Landslide Gorge Reclaimed for Farming landslides uganda

The deadly gorge at the scene of the March 2010 Bududa mudslide has been reclaimed by relatives of over one hundred people that died.
10:04
10:04

10% of DRC Children Arriving in Uganda Were Raped-Report congolese women 1

According to Byamukama, children singled out not being able to go to school, hunger, teenage pregnancy, sexual violence, attacks, abductions, and lack of shelter as their biggest challenges.
15:27
15:27

UNHCR's Grandi Appeals for Peace in Great Lakes drc refugees 1

Grandi however, notes that although Uganda has been able to demonstrate that refugees can live within host communities and be allowed to cultivate their own food, such support could over stretch services among host communities. He notes that the patience of local communities should not overly be tested but should be made to benefit from refugee presence in their areas.
07:41
07:41

Museveni Tells Sironko Mudslide Victims to Relocate mudslides victims

President Museveni on Wednesday visited the area and told the victims that he had come to pay condolences for the people who died and support the displaced and those who lost property. Museveni said the mudslide victims should accept to relocate to a safer area government is going to resettle them.
15:34
15:34

Agago Submerged by Floods, Residents Cook on Ant Hills 2

Sam Oboke, a journalist in Patongo Sub County tells Uganda Radio Network that he visited Bar Otipa and Moo Dege primary schools and found them water logged.
13:12
13:12

Onek Calls For Constant Disease Surveillance Along Sudan Border local government

Disaster Preparedness Minister Eng. Hillary Onek wants government to intensify disease surveillance along Uganda – South Sudan border.
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