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16:41
16:41

Nwoya District, Bukona Agro Processors Ltd Partner to Save Forest Destruction 3 1

Emmanuel Orach, the Nwoya district chairperson told members of the community on Friday that this is one of the initiatives to see that Nwoya district go green adding that it is a great stride to saving the environment.
16:54
16:54

Livestock Farmers in Nwoya Panic As African Armyworms Ravage Crops, Pastures 1

The destructive caterpillars invaded the Sub-counties of Lungulu, Got Apwoyo, and Purongo at the start of the farming season last month.
15:45
15:45

Stray Elephants Forcing Farmers out of Farmlands in Nwoya 1 5

Geoffrey Opiyo, a commercial rice farmer in Got Apwoyo Sub County told URN that last season he lost 20 acres of rice which were eaten and stamped on by some of the stray elephants.
11:03
11:03

Poor State of Karuma-Olwiyo-Pakwach Road Irks Users 3 2

The road connects Uganda and the Democratic Republic of Congo stretching from Karuma in Kiryandongo district through Olwiyo in Nwoya district and Pakwach-Zombo in the West Nile.
10:17
10:17

Gulu Archdiocese Starts Producing Green Fuel 5 1

Pravin Kekhal, the Executive Director Burkona Factory explained to URN that they were driven by the increasing demands for firewood and charcoal for home use and commercial purposes which has led to the massive destruction of trees and forest cover in the country.
19:01
19:01

Farmers in Nwoya Struggle to Protect Gardens from Stray Elephants 1 2

John Michael Acire, a farmer in Tangi Village disclosed that together with his households they have now decided to sleep in the garden and endure the colds of the nights to drive away from the elephants from further destruction on their farmlands.
17:15
17:15

Two Feared Dead as Speeding Fuel Truck Plunges into Karuma Falls karuma bridge 1

Joshua Odong, a regular transporter along the Gulu-Kampala highway, observed that Karuma which was built in the 1960s during the colonial era is notorious for killing travelers because it does not have the requisite safety standards.
07:04
07:04

Floods Submerge Paraa Docking Pier 1 2

UWA on Sunday issued a flood alert indicating that the floods have submerged the ferry docking points at Paraa crossing making it impossible for the ferry to operate across the Nile river.
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