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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.
13:09
13:09

There's no Rift Valley Fever in Lyantonde-MOH animal 2

Emmanuel Ainebyoona, the Senior Public Relations Officer Ministry of Health, says the ministry is still carrying out investigations to ascertain what killing people in Lyantonde district is.
16:18
16:18

Rift Valley Fever Outbreak Claims 11 In Lyantonde, Several Admitted village 1 Top story

Dr. Moses Nkanika, the Lyantonde District Health Officer-DHO, says theres a possibility that the victims consumed meat from infected cows, sheep and goats. He says two other patients died after being referred to Mabarara Regional Hospital.
18:23
18:23

Lumpy Skin Disease Affects 300 Cows in Bulambuli district 3

Akol says Vaccination with attenuated virus in time offers control to the Lumpy Skin disease. He however, says that although the district is trying to overcome the problem, they still face a challenge of low response from the farmers.
10:07
10:07

Two Kyankwanzi Herdsmen Arrested for Stealing 15 Cows village

According to Esiko, after stealing the cows, the suspects loaded the animals on a Fuso truck registration number UAS 445C destined for Kyankwanzi district. Esiko says Hoima police immediately notified their counterparts in Kyankwanzi who mounted a road block and intercepted the truck.
13:00
13:00

Kween Fails To Recover UGX400m from Youth Groups district 2

Rogers Taitike, the Sippi Region Police Spokesperson, says they are investigating some of the youth who received the funds and have failed to pay back.
15:41
15:41

Rift Valley Fever Suspect Isolated at Kabale Hospital district 1

Christine Mandella, the Kabale District Health Officer, says they are on high alert to respond to any suspected cases of any hemorrhagic fever including Ebola.
21:34
21:34

Three Held for Defying Animal Quarantine district 2 2

Samson Kasasira, the Rwizi Region police spokesperson identifies the suspects as Duncan Tumusiime and Fred Kigangari, both cattle traders and the driver of the truck, Ivan Muhumuza.
11:38
11:38

Ibanda Restricts Animal Movement Over Rift Valley Fever Outbreak investigation 2

Julius Bamwine, the Ibanda District Health Officer, says they are not taking the outbreak lightly, adding that they have also equipped health workers with skill to ensure the outbreak is managed effectively.
18:34
18:34

Poor State of Ntungamo Stadium Irks Leaders district 3

The Ntungamo LC V Vice Chairperson, Sakina Ampaire said the district leadership has already instructed a team led by the Chief Administrative Officer, Kweyamba Ruhemba to come up with a comprehensive report on the state of the stadium and how best to address the challenges at the facility.
18:04
18:04

Game Rangers: Uganda's Unsung Heroes area 4 1

Robert Mbagaya is the Chief Law Enforcement Officer in-charge of Queen Elizabeth Protected area. Mbagaya was attacked by a male Chimpanzee that went on rampage at Entebbe Wildlife Education Center in 2013.
13:04
13:04

Former Tooro Premier Protests Withdrawal of Security people 3

Irumba explains that that the Office of the Prime Minister assigned him two police guards last year after unidentified people raided his farm and killed several animals before they drove away with several others.
10:15
10:15

LC 3 Chairman Remanded for Flouting Quarantine resident

The trio was charged with three counts including inciting violence and negligence likely to spread an infectious disease. The suspects pleaded not guilty to the charged and applied for bail through their lawyers of Turinawe and Kamba Co advocates led by Hassan Kamba, which was denied by the magistrate.
07:15
07:15

Stray Chimpanzees Injure 5-Months-Old Baby center

The babys mother, Oliver Kemigisha told Uganda Radio Network that more than 20 chimpanzees believed to have escaped from Kangombe forest reserve invaded their home in Kyamajaka cell in Kagadi town Council on Sunday afternoon and attacked her child.
08:02
08:02

OPM Contractor in Trouble Over Bouncing Cheque general manager

According to Odongo, Osuku filed a complaint of issuing a bouncing cheque against Ndeba at Serere Central Police Station under CRB 274 / 2018.
17:53
17:53

CAA Refuses to Compensate Evicted Agriculture Ministry Staff home 1 1

CAA Spokesperson, Vianney Luggya, says they will not compensate the evicted people, saying they have been occupying the houses illegally.
07:05
07:05

Kyankwanzi Cattle Thieves Arrested in Fort Portal home 1 1

Musa Tibakirana, the Kabarole District Police Commander, says they received a call from their counterparts in Kyankwanzi district that there was a group of people moving stolen animals on a Fuso truck to Kabarole district.
18:03
18:03

Anthrax Infects 18 in Kiruhura health worker

A total of 18 people have been admitted at Engari community health centre III in Kazo County, Kiruhura district after reportedly consuming beef of cows that succumbed to Anthrax.
11:31
11:31

Livestock Farmers Seek Help to Fight Poisonous Weed animal 2 1

Jessica Muhumbise, a cattle farmer in Muhokya Sub County, says she has lost eight cows in the past two years because of feeding on the toxic weed.
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