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13:35
13:35

Senior Entomologist Warns of Biting Fly Invasion In Luweero village 2 1 Top story

Johnson Mubiru, a pastoralist in Kakabala village says that he has seen few flies in the swamp but didnt think they can cause harm. He has also welcomed the campaign to equip them with knowledge to protect their animals.
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.
22:02
22:02

Two Refugees Drown in River Enyau deceased 1

Police also say a pickup truck from Ofua refugee camp in Rhino camp is also said to have been swept off together with four people on board as it also tried to cross River Enyau on Monday to Omugo camp.
16:54
16:54

River Enyau Bridge Worrying district 2 2

The bridge that crosses over River Enyau along Pajulu road is eroded on both sides exposing motorists to danger.
11:54
11:54

Alur King Raises Red Flag Over Illegal Sale of Kingdom Land area 1 Top story

According to sources, land grabbing is rampant in Padolo in Erusi Sub County, Nebbi district, Patera in Atyak and Panyigoro areas in Pakwach Sub County in the newly created Pakwach district.
18:33
18:33

Rainfall Worsens State of Ayugi Bridge region

John Bosco Ocan, the Amuru District LC Vice Chairperson, says the state of the bridge worsened under heavy rains and traffic after big Lorries started plying it in search for tree logs and other agro produce.
16:41
16:41

500 Kamwenge Wetlands Encroached On police commander 4

According to the district environment officer Anthony Kalyegira, the massive encroachment on the wetlands is as a result of high population pressure and inadequate funds for enforcement.
11:47
11:47

Trader Drags Gov't to Court Over Seized Logs police 1

In his affidavit, Kyiwa argues that there is no justifiable reason for holding the logs, adding that his repeated appeals to the relevant authorities to release the impounded logs have been futile prompting him to turn to court.
15:30
15:30

Ten Held for Encroaching on Wambabya Central Forest Reserve home 1

John Bosco Muruli, the Supervisor Wambabya Central Forest Reserve, says the suspects were found carrying out illegal activities including bush clearing, charcoal burning, lumbering and cultivation among others.
16:58
16:58

Tour Operators, NFA Oppose Kalangala Forest Land Degazzettment district 1 5

The Chairperson Ssese Islands Tourism Development Association, Joyce Kikomeko opposes the degazettment of the forest reserve since it preserves many tourism sites including the Henry Stanley and John Speke sites.
07:41
07:41

CSOs Pressure UN, Govt to Address Plight of Displaced Apaa Residents people 1 3 Top story

David Moses Okello, the Gulu Action Aid Cluster Manager, says they firmly support the continued stay of the displaced persons in United Nations Compound if their plight is not properly addressed.
07:14
07:14

NEMA Destroys Eucalyptus Trees, Crops in Nombe Wetland people 2 2 Top story

Isaac Kawonawo, the Kyenjojo Deputy Resident District Commissioner, says the operation is in line with a presidential directive to NEMA to restore all wetlands across the country.
07:30
07:30

Another Lorry Plunges Into Nile at Karuma Bridge police 1 Top story

The truck spilled several strips of the palm poles onto the bridge as it plunged into the waterfalls, about 7.5 Meters deep. It is still unclear how many people were inside the ill-fated truck at the time of the accident.
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