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14:50
14:50

Kitgum Targets 80% Safe Water Access with New Boreholes water scarcity 1 2

A total of 42 boreholes through the project funded by Lutheran World Federation-LWF is expected to be drilled in the sub-counties of Lagoro, Kitgum Matidi, and Omiya Anyima worth over shillings 200 million.
17:37
17:37

Fort Portal Residents Decry Unreliable Water Supply nwsc 3 1

According to the residents, other than the water being on and off, it is at times dirty and flows with low pressure.
10:35
10:35

Bukomansimbi District to Get Piped Water water supply 5 1

Hadijja Nakyanzi, an elderly woman and resident of Kawoko trading center, says they are delighted with the project. She explains that she has been finding a lot of difficulty accessing water.
09:20
09:20

Workers Storm NWSC Over Delayed Payments lyantonde district 3

On Friday the workers stormed the office the district water manager protesting poor working conditions and delayed payments of their wages.
13:13
13:13

Sembabule Child Drowns in Dam water scarcity

According to the deceaseds father James Byaruhanga, the minor accidentally fell into the dam when she had gone to fetch water with her friends.
11:37
11:37

Drought: Nakasongola Pastoralists Advised To Sell Off Animals water scarcity 3 2 Top story

James Nsamba, a pastoralist in Wabinyonyi Sub county is undecided on whether or not to sell off his animals despite facing several challenges.
16:32
16:32

Vandalism of Tanks Plunges Luweero Health Centers Into Water Crisis water scarcity 2 3

In Mid-2000, non-governmental organizations such as Plan Uganda and AMREF installed rain water harvesting tanks at various Health centers in Luweero district to address water
10:43
10:43

Water Crisis Worsens as Bukomansimbi\'s Only Water Dam Closes for Rehabilitation global warming 5 3

Kiyingi says they resolved to rehabilitate the water dam because it was heavily polluted yet hundreds of residents depend on it for water.
12:59
12:59

Uganda\'s Worst Water Crisis Still Ahead - Experts water scarcity 3 1 Top story

Dr. Anil Markandya, the Director of Baastel Consortium and the National Coordinator of the Ministry off Water and Environment Study says preliminary observations already indicate a 26 percent decline in water availability for industrial, domestic consumption and Agriculture.
12:47
12:47

Tredo Pump Improves Irrigation Farming in Uganda dry spell 2

Water scarcity is forcing some farmers in rural areas in Uganda to come up with ingenious methods to keep their crops watered and their families healthy. One such method is the use of a tredo pump being used by farmers in Masaka. A tredo pump is an instrument that manually draws water from a water source to the surface. It has two cups with nasals and these cups are filled up with water before it operates.
13:06
13:06

Kenyan National Drowns in Valley Dam water scarcity

He says police rushed to the scene and retrieved the body before transferring it to Mulago national referral hospital for a postmoterm. He says once they receive the postmoterm results, they will notify the Kenyan embassy in Kampala over the incident. Mashinde is from Navakholo in Kenya’s Kakamega district.
18:35
18:35

MP Ssewungu Forced Out of Kalungu Following Water Protests water scarcity 2 3

On Tuesday morning, Ssewungu mobilized residents to sign a petition, which he would present to parliament for intervention.
10:28
10:28

New Firm Takes Over Water Supply In Moyo Town water scarcity

In order to provide water services in Moyo town council, a private operator has been contracted to supply water in the area. APT Service Limited has taken over from Kagulu Service Limited whose three year contract expired August 4th, 2012.
11:58
11:58

Luwero Town faces Acute Water Crisis high population 1

The high rate of borehole breakdown in Luweero has worsened the scarcity of water in the district.
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