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08:33
08:33

Hundreds Sleeping in the Cold as Floods Submerge Houses in Napak flash floods 2

Dozens of housing units have collapsed while others are on the verge of collapsing. The displaced persons are currently living along the streets, open places and around the Kangole Catholic Church as they await government intervention. Some of the affected families are struggling to open channels for the water to flow out of their homes.
15:00
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Floods Displace 4,000 in Elegu Town Council flash floods 5 3

Kasim Akule, the LC I Chairperson of Lorikwo West Cell of Elegu explains that the floods destroyed homes, shops, restaurants and the only market and public toilet facilities following days of a heavy downpour.
16:47
16:47

Flash Floods Kills One, Displace Hundreds in Bundibugyo 3 1 Top story

Moses Kisabayi, a relative to Bwambale’s family says the minor was washed by running water while following her parents who had rushed to rescue property from their neighbor’s house that was on a verge of collapse following the heavy rains.
07:49
07:49

Floods Cut Off Several Roads in Rubanda flash floods 2 1

Floods resulting from heavy rains have cut off several roads in the new district of Rubanda. The most affected roads include Bugongi-Bwindi-Butambi-Kyokyezo road, Kyenyi-Rutooga road in Nyamweru Sub County, Nshanjare-Ndeego-Rutenga road in Ikumba sub county, Muko-Nshanjare-Kaara road, and Karungu-Nyamasizi-Kabuarara road in Hamurwa Sub County.
16:01
16:01

Heavy Rains Destroy 15 Houses in Rubanda District heavy downpour 4 1

Fifteen houses and several crop gardens have been devastated by a heavy downpour in several villages of Muko Sub County in Rubanda District. The heavy rains that lasted for at least two hours started at around 01:00am.
12:34
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Flood Destroyes Houses, Kills Animals In Ibanda flash floods

The floods triggered by Monday and Tuesday heavy down pour also destroyed several acres of banana plantations, maize and beans gardens.
14:01
14:01

Locals Cry Out As Floods Ravage Ntoroko flash floods 1 1

Residents of Ntoroko district are crying out for help following floods that have ravaged the district. For the past two weeks, more than 1,000 families had been displaced by the floods after River Semiliki burst its banks. The displaced people are from the four sub counties of Bweramule, Butungama, Rwebisengo, and Kanara.
08:31
08:31

Floods Cut Off Soroti–Amuria Road amuria district 5 3

Flash floods at Aboliapesur swamp in Amuria have cut off the road connecting Soroti and Amuria districts.
06:56
06:56

Floods Displace 6000 In Ilegu Border Town flash floods

At least 6,500 people in the northern Uganda border market of Ilegu are homeless after River Unyama burst its banks on Tuesday night following days of torrential rains.
11:19
11:19

Flash Floods Kill UPDF Soldier In Amudat amudat district 1

The army identifies the dead soldier Pte. Emmanuel Mayanja attached to 67th Battalion in Kariita Sub County in Amudat district.
12:47
12:47

Flash Floods Leave 100 Homeless in Gulu Town red cross 1

Flash floods in Gulu town have left more than 100 people homeless. The Thursday floods, which followed several hours of a heavy downpour, destroyed 28 homes in Holy Rosay sub-ward in Laro division. Many huts were also submerged.
10:47
10:47

Semliki Floods Leave 300 Farmers Stranded flash floods

At least 300 farmers in Ntoroko district are stranded with their animals following floods from River Semuliki.
10:30
10:30

Floods Wash Away Gardens In Nakapiripirit flash floods

At least 300 households in Lolachat Sub County, Nakapiripirit district, may not harvest any food this season following the destruction of their gardens by floods.
07:32
07:32

Eight UPE Schools Remain Closed for Lack of Toilets schools closed 1

At least eight Universal Primary Education schools in Nakasongola district did not open for the new school term on Monday due to lack of toilets. The schools’ toilets were swept away by flash floods while others were filled up last year.
17:57
17:57

Floods Cut Off Mbarara-Isingiro Road flash floods 2 2

Flash floods triggered heavy rains have submerged the main road that connects Mbarara, Isingiro and Ntungamo districts.
21:35
21:35

Flash Floods Displace 50 in Nakasongola

The Flash floods have swept through Lwampanga trading center in Nakasongola destroying 10 homes and displacing over 50 residents.
12:44
12:44

Flash Floods Kill Two in Lwengo road destruction 1

Bazonoona says the floods have washed away the bridges connecting to these roads making transportation of goods and services and passengers difficult. He says the flash floods have removed all the culverts which had just been installed along Mbilizi-Musubiro road and pushed them aside.
16:20
16:20

Gov't Engineers Rush To Fix Karamoja Roads flash floods

Government has bowed to pressure from Karamoja Members of Parliament and dispatched a team of engineers to salvage the road network in the region.
17:48
17:48

Government to Assist Nebbi Flood Victims flash floods

Musa Ecweru, the state minister for relief and disaster preparedness, says relief aid is being rushed to Wadelai sub-county in Nebbi district to support nearly 10,000 flood victims.
12:03
12:03

Heavy Rains Delay Relocation Of Kaabong Landslide Victims mudslides

Heavy rains across Karamoja have hampered efforts by the office of the prime minister to relocate hundreds of residents, who were affected by last week’s landslides in Kabong district.
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