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11:01
11:01

Red Cross Gives 100K to each Hungry Home in Kaabong, Still to Bring More Food Relief 4

The Red Cross Branch Manager for Kotido Moses Akol says they received financial assistance worth 95 million shillings from Red Cross Belgium operating in the Western Uganda to support at least 950 households in Loyoro, Lodiko and Kaabong East Sub Counties.
19:31
19:31

Kaabong Residents Decry High Food Prices 1 3

When URN reporter visited the local market in Kaabong town a can of maize was selling between 3,700 and 4,500 shillings an increase by almost 1,000 shillings. In December, maize grain was sold at 4, 000 shillings only.
07:44
07:44

Stray Elephants Destroy Maize Gardens in Kaabong elephants in kidepo 2

Denis Lokol, one of the affected farmers says the elephants reduced his three-acre maize Garden to nothing. Lokol said that the maize was his only hope of survival after failed harvest last year.
14:50
14:50

Karamoja Leaders Warn of Looming Hunger sorghum midge fly 1 3 Top story

Ambrose Lotuke, the Kotido District LC V chairperson, says besides water logging, pests like sorghum midge and muddle bug ravaged gardens.
13:11
13:11

Remote Kaabong District Attracts Investors 1

Mark Abuku, the Kaabong district chairperson says the disarmament exercise, which has seen thousands of Karimojong warriors surrender their guns, has brought peace in the district hence the relative development being experienced in the district
07:43
07:43

Over 20% Livestock in Kaabong Infected With Nagana 1 1

Mark Abuku, the Kaabong District LC V Chairperson, says the disease has cost farmers huge losses. He says the central government has done little to help in controlling the flies.
11:48
11:48

Elephants Destroy Gardens In Kaabong kaabong district

Several herds of migrating elephants have destroyed sorghum gardens raising fears of acute food shortages in Kaabong district. The elephants usually move from Kidepo National Game Park southwards through Lolelia and Sidok sub counties through North of Kotido and Abim districts.
15:56
15:56

Hunger Kills 13 In Kaabong karamoja hunger 2

James Lokope, a Senior Clinical Officer at Amudat Hospital who visited the scene has confirmed the death.
09:05
09:05

Rustlers Strike Kaabong District food security 1

So far 16 pairs of oxen have been raided in the last three weeks during gardening time by suspected rustlers from Kotido district.
14:02
14:02

Severe Food Shortage Hits Kaabong heavy rains

At least 392,000 people in Kaabong district are in dire need of food following poor crop harvests last year.
11:42
11:42

UPDF Launches Mass Animal Vaccation Campaign in Kaboong

American soldiers have teamed up with Uganda Peoples Defense Forces to carry out a mass animal vaccination exercise in Kaboong district.
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