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16:49
16:49

Severe Water Scarcity Hits Kikuube District shortage 5

The entire village of over 3,000 people now fetches water from a pond located five kilometres away, yet it is also shared by wild animals especially baboons and monkeys.
11:22
11:22

Kabambiro Sub-County Residents to Get Clean Water NWSC 3 1

Stanley Okettayot the water and sanitation engineer working with water for people says the project aims at providing water to improve on community hygiene and sanitation since communities have been attributing poor hygiene to lack of water.
11:20
11:20

Patients' Lives at Risk As Water Crisis Hits Health Centres in Kasese Health Facilities 5

Most of the health centres visited by URN have inadequate or lack of water to run their operations. They are forced to get their water from unreliable points including boreholes and streams.
10:25
10:25

Largest UPE School in Kasese Hit by Water Shortage NWSC 4 2

The school Director of Studies, Joachim Bwambale says that the water shortage could result in an outbreak of diseases since the pupils no longer wash their hands after visiting the toilets.
07:12
07:12

Drought Hits Kalangala Island people 2 1

At least 900 of the 2300 residents on Bufumira have migrated to the nearby sub counties of Bubeke in Kalangala District and Kituntu in Mpigi district. Sylvester Ssemugenyi, the LC I secretary Bufumira island, says currently no boat are allowed to fish.
09:56
09:56

Conflicts Over Water Resources Can Be Averted-Experts egypt 2 1

Experts from the Global Water Partnership say that countries with shared water resources like River Nile need to strengthen their negotiation skills on how to apply international water law whenever disagreements arise over shared water resources.
07:23
07:23

Kamuganguzi Health Center Operates Without Water and Power solar system 4

Alfred Besigensi, the in Charge of Kamuganguzi health center III, says the absence of water and power has affected the smooth operation of the Outpatient department and maternity wards.
15:32
15:32

Ibanda Main Abattoir Unhygienic water 1 2

Found in Bufunda division, the abattoir which is the main slaughterhouse in the municipality, hosts dozens of butchers who supply meat to Ibanda town and the neighbouring areas.
17:01
17:01

Ntungamo's Biggest Gravity Flow Scheme Left to Waste sub county boss 2

The scheme constructed in 1967 has been supplying water to key institutions across the district, among them, Itojo Hospital, Itojo Primary School and Ruhanga Secondary School among others. The scheme is also the main source of water for domestic use and farming activities in Itojo Sub County.
15:30
15:30

NWSC Under Fire from Mbarara Residents water 4

Joshua Kwarikunda, one of the affected residents says in addition to the bad smell, he lost six pigs on Wednesday when they consumed the sludge that was discharged into his garden.
13:54
13:54

Severe Water Crisis Hits Kisoro District residents 2

John Rwajekare, an 80-year-old resident of Kibugu cell says they trek over 10-kilometers to Chuho water source in Nyakabande Sub County, one of the biggest water sources in the District to fetch water.
11:16
11:16

Jinja Schools Hit By Poor Sanitation pit latrines 3

Jinja district leadership has decried the appalling sanitation environment in primary schools.
18:01
18:01

Traffic Resumes Along Elegu-Nimule-Juba Road elegu border point 1

Ochan says that CHICCO, a Chinese construction firm was called in to fix the bridge. He explains that the company replaced the broken culverts, which has allowed traffic to resume operations.
13:52
13:52

Kiboga Hospital in Desperate Quest for water Funds

Dr Musitwa says the hospital staff and patients have to walk a long distance from the hospital to fetch water from Kiboga town.
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