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17:17
17:17

DRC Fighting: Kisoro Residents Live in Fear FARDC Forces 6 5

On May 23, Elias Mbishinzimana aged 23, a resident of Gatwe village, Bunagana ward, Bunagana town council in Kisoro district was hit by a bullet in the arm while on the Ugandan side as the fighting went on on the nearby hill of Murujinga.
10:44
10:44

Congolese Refugees: Nyakabande Transit Camp Grapples With Limited Shelter m23 rebels 4 5 Top story

Humanitarian aid agencies at the transit center, say that the huge influx of refugees has led to a shortage of accommodation shelter. Hillary Adomat, a Shelter Technical Officer for the Catholic Relief Services (CRS) which supports orphaned and vulnerable children in Central and Western Uganda, says that limited shelter has resulted in congestion during the time of sleeping.
07:55
07:55

Humanitarian Agencies Struggle to Maintain Hygiene at Nyakabande Refugees Transit Center 3 3

According to Kitentera, they spend about Shillings 40 million monthly to empty the toilets. She says that the situation is worsened due to the lack of cesspool emptier in the entire Kisoro district, which forces them to hire one from Kabale, about 73kilometers away.
15:46
15:46

WFP Worried About Impending Food Shortage in Kisoro m23 rebels 4 2

Emily Doe, World Food Program (WFP) Health Officer in Charge of South Western Uganda says that the influx of refugees happened at a time when humanitarian departments were not prepared due to many tasks across the country and outside Uganda.
17:03
17:03

Security Stops Trucks Crossing to DRC as M23, FARDC Clash m23 rebels 2

Heavy fighting broke out around 03:00 am Wednesday after FARDAC soldiers launched an offensive against rebel positions in Bugusa. General Sylvain Ekenge, the Spokesman for the North Kivu governor confirmed the attack against the M23 positions.
08:11
08:11

116 Congolese Children Reunited with Families 6 2

Abel Niwamanya, the Uganda Red Cross Society team leader at the Nyakabande refugee transit centre says that so far, 91 have been reunited with their parents at Nyakabande reception centre in Kisoro while 25 have been reunited at Nakivale refugees camp in Isingiro district.
16:14
16:14

UNHCR Relocates 1,000 Congolese to Nakivale Refugee Camp Congolese refugees 2 7

Douglas Asiimwe, the Acting Commissioner for Refugees in the Office of the Prime Minister says that on Thursday 1,000 refugees out of 16,475 refugees have been transferred to Nakivale refugee camp.
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