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12:08
12:08

Sand Mines Bury Young Man area

Amuza Mukoobe, a miner within the area says that they found Waiswa's lifeless body in one of the open sand mines. "We saw his sandals about 30 meters away from the sand mine, prompting us to search further and that's how we managed to retrieve his lifeless body that had been covered up in the sand," he said.
12:00
12:00

Uganda Beach Soccer Association to Scout for Players Ahead of AFCON FUFA 1 2

UBSA officials say that with the ongoing beach soccer league of the 2020/2021 season at the Njeru based FUFA technical centre, there is an opportunity for benchmarking and identifying better players.
12:51
12:51

Unregulated Sand Mining Threatening Fish Breeding Areas in Mayuge, Jinja Lake Victoria 2 2

A local government official in Mayuge told URN that the unregulated sand mining has led to the widening of the lake shores.
15:13
15:13

U20 Women’s Football Team Head Coach Confident Ahead of Tanzania Tie country 1

“We invited 30 players from different schools and selected football clubs all over the country, with most of them lacking match experience but after this one- week training am sure they can hustle all the tasks ahead of them,” she said.
11:59
11:59

Uncertainties Spell Doom for Booming Artisanal Mining Sector Uganda 7 1

John Bosco Bukya, the chairperson of Uganda Artisanal and Small-scale Miners’ Association says that despite the emphasis the government is putting on industrial mine development by foreigners, a significant share of Uganda’s mineral production and related sources of employment are widely attributed to Artisanal and Small Scale Miners. He is optimistic that this category can turn around the sector once given chance and supported.
11:48
11:48

Sand Trucks: A Threat to Masaka Road Users lwera wetland 2 5 Top story

Kampala-Masaka highway is prone to accidents. Almost no week goes by without an accident being recorded on the highly. Some of the accident victims escape with injuries while others lose their lives. However, eye witnesses blame most of the accidents on drivers of sand trucks.
07:29
07:29

RDC Suspends UGX 500M Project Over Shoddy Works police station 3 2 Top story

According to Kidega, the contractor was expected to use concrete blocks made from stone dust but he instead used blocks produced on the site using local sand, murrum soil and cement.
07:08
07:08

Illegal Fishing, Sand Mining Still Prevalent on Lake Victoria commander fpu 2 1 Top story

Michael Bassajasubi, a businessman at Ggaba landing site told URN that canoes ferry lake sand to Ggaba each day from where it is loaded onto trucks destined for Kampala for construction.
19:11
19:11

Sand Mining Increasing on Lake Victoria nema 3

Herbert Mwesigye, a resident Kigungu landing site, Entebbe municipality says that miners usually excavate sand during the night.
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