National Water and Sewerage Corporation officials also reported that the rainfall has refilled Oyitino 1 and Oyitino 2, the two major dams storing water for the town back to full capacity. By last week, the two dams had completely dried up due to prolonged drought experienced over the past six months.
The emergence of La Nia appears very unlikely, according to the Update, which is a consensus-based product, based on contributions from leading centres around the world that monitor and predict this phenomenon, and expert assessment of the results of climate models.
Police forced their way inside the house which was bolted from inside and found their faces were prostrate towards a cooking stove with a saucepan filled with food. James Asubu, the officer in-charge crime at the Gulu central police station says the bodies had no injuries.
Cissy Kagaba, the Executive Director of the Anti-Corruption Coalition Uganda ACCU said the presidents move is very ironical, adding that this is still abuse of the publics money. She adds that the people who misguided the president should be held personally accountable for the mess.
Prior to the decision, Uganda Police Force provided meals for all officers and suspects at all police stations around Southern region. The meals include breakfast served with porridge and bread and a lunch package comprising of posho and beans. Suspects would also get dinner.
The request was made through members of the Parliamentary Committee on Commissions, Statutory Authorities and State Enterprise COSASE, now investigating the controversial payment of six billion Shillings to public servants involved in a tax dispute between Uganda and Heritage Oil.
Families in the districts of Napak, Moroto, and Nakapiripirit are facing acute food insecurity due to significant crop losses over the last two seasons and a prolonged dry spell that has driven many families out of Karamoja to the areas of Teso and Lango. Several others have sought refuge in Turkana, neighboring Kenya.
Farmers in Katakwi district, eastern Uganda say that the system is tiring. Julius Odimoi, a farmer in Katakwi Sub County says the technology is only applicable to small scale farmers. He cited long distances from water sources as a key obstacle to the approach.
On 07th October 2016, Kennedy Rwaboona Misindo and William Kururagire dragged Kabale University before Kabale High Court demanding for Nullification of new appointments. Rwaboona and Kururagire accuse the university administration of demoting them without clear reasons.
Enthusiastic Democratic Party supporters, donning party colors and chatting songs of praises, had started gathering at the venue amid heavy police deployment. However, Erasto Kibirango, the district party chairperson said they received a communication indicating that Nambooze was not in shape to attend the meeting.
Farmers in the Sub Counties of Aperkira, Ochero, Alwa, Kaberamaido, Bululu, Kobulubulu, Kalaki, Kakure, Apapai and Anyara have reported significant losses as the caterpillars march across gardens in large groups feasting on maize, sorghum and millet gardens.