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16:33
16:33

Flash Foods Displace Hundreds in Dokolo

The most affected areas are sub-counties of Adeknino, Kangai, Okwongodul, Kwera, and Agwata Town Council. Residents of these areas has either taken refuge at nearby primary schools or are renting houses in areas which are not submerged.
10:24
10:24

Pictorial; Rising Water Levels Threaten Parts of Kisiima I Island

Residents who have lived in Kisiima I for the past 30 years claim that the island which measured about 200 acres in the early 1990s now remains with only 45 acres.
10:37
10:37

Pictorial: Heavy Rains Keep Katwe Salt Miners, Traders Out of Business katwe salt mines

Bakari Sebowa, a salt well owner at Lake Katwe explains that the high-water levels make it impossible for people to trawl the bottom of the lake to collect deposits.
14:52
14:52

Pictorial: Landslides Displace Families In Mbale Top story

The victims are camping at Bunyango Primary school in Mbale District.
18:55
18:55

Pictorial: Inside Kilembe Mines After More Than 30 Years of Inactivity Top story

Kilembe Mines located on the feet of the Rwenzori mountains was a major source of revenue for Uganda in the 1960s through 1970s.
18:58
18:58

Pictorial: Mudslides Cause Havoc in Kasese Again Top story

At least 15 people were confirmed dead by Wednesday evening with rescue efforts ongoing to trace three more missing people. Seven people were reported injured and hundreds of properties destroyed.
16:51
16:51

Presidents Museveni, Suluhu to Address Oil and Gas Symposium in Dar

The symposium, the first of its kind, is a platform for the private sector to network, understand industry opportunities and challenges, showcase their capacities through experience sharing, and interact with public sector actors on legal and polish matters that govern the industry in the two countries.
12:23
12:23

Pictorial: Mysterious Underground Tunnels in Ngora District Top story

Odeke discovered the tunnels about three weeks ago while digging a pit latrine in his compound.
16:00
16:00

Pictorial; The Havoc Caused by Mudslides in Maliba Sub County

Maliba sub-county is one of those that has remarkably been affected with more than 200 residents displaced by mudslides while most access routes have been cut-off.
18:23
18:23

Pictorial: Floods Cause Havoc in Kanara Sub County Lake Albert

The flood victims comprising mainly mothers and children have taken refuge in schools and churches. Majority of the displaced households have called for resettlement.
15:24
15:24

Vehicles, Passengers Stuck in Mud for Two Days

The road was recently worked on by UNRA. However, Instead of marram, the contractor's poured tonnes of muddy soil, which made the road slippery. One driver of a truck broke his arm after his vehicle veered off the muddy road.
08:01
08:01

Pictorial; MPs Visit Flood Hit Areas in Bugonga and Kigungu

Nine Committee members led by the chairperson, Jesca Ababiku visited specifically Bunonko-Misoli village in Kigungu and Bugonga landing site in Bugonga parish to ascertain how many people have been affected by Lake Victoria floods, whether or not the affected people are within the 200-meter protected zone, the extent of damage and possible solutions.
08:14
08:14

Pictorial: Hope Fades in Kasese Floods Rescue Mission kitholu sub county

Alfred Bwambale, a member of the Red Cross rescue team says they have now lost the hope of finding any body buried under the rubble. Similarly, Mtungu Masereka, a resident whose son’s body is yet to be recovered says the family is losing the hope of ever finding his remains.
12:12
12:12

Pictorial: Distribution of Relief Items to Bussi Island Storm Victims

On Wednesday, government delivered relief items that were transport by boat from Nakiwogo to the affected people accompanied by the area woman MP, Rosemary Sseninde and other local leaders. The items included 2,000 kilograms of maize flour, 1,000 kilograms of beans, 1,000 iron sheets {1,000) and 390 mosquito nets.
11:15
11:15

Pictorial: Rwenzori Art Centre And Sculpture Gallery Changing the Face of Tourism In Kasese Rwenzori Founders

Rwenzori Art Center and Sculpture Gallery is the only dedicated hub for casting sculpture in the Region. Visitors are treated to a stunning display of works cast in the adjacent studios by talented craftsmen
21:11
21:11

Pictorial: Desert Locust Invasion in Kitgum Desert locusts

Large swarms of desert locusts on Tuesday invaded Gogo and Abudere villages in Lukwar Parish in Labongo Akwang Sub county in Kitgum district.
18:49
18:49

Pictorial: A Scenic View of Ssezibwa Falls Where Tourists, Traditional Believers Go to Seek Blessings Buganda Kingdom

Legendary tales has it that Ssezibwa was born of a woman called Nakangu Tebatesa, wife of Nsubuga Ssebwato. The mythical around the place is that Nakangu gave birth to two twine rivers of which the older one (Wasswa) was named Ssezibwa and the young one (Kato) named River Mubeya in Nyenga.
10:41
10:41

Pictorial: A Visit to Tiira Mining Sites, Busia

The artisanal Miners under Busia United Artisanal and Small Scale Miners Association and Tiira Small Scale Mining Association-TISMA are specifically pointing out Busia Resident District Commissioner, Hassan Kato Matanda for deploying, the army at the Tiira mining site to harass them.
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