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07:41
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Museveni Tells Sironko Mudslide Victims to Relocate mudslides victims

President Museveni on Wednesday visited the area and told the victims that he had come to pay condolences for the people who died and support the displaced and those who lost property. Museveni said the mudslide victims should accept to relocate to a safer area government is going to resettle them.
07:38
07:38

Mudslides Bury 3 Children In Kasese kasese landslides

At least three children were buried by a mudslide that struck Kabukero village, Mahango sub-county in Kasese district on Wednesday evening.
18:04
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Search for Bududa Bodies Continues With Little Success mudslides victims 1

An unspecified number of people are believed to have been buried after the landslide covered at least 15 houses in Bunakasala village in Bunamulembwa in Bulucheke Sub County of Bududa district.
19:48
19:48

MPs Want Special Fund to Cater for Disasters nodding disease

Members of Parliament are pushing for a law establishing a Special Contingencies Fund to cater for emergencies and disasters. This comes a week after landslides buried at least two villages in Bududa district on June 25, and as Nodding disease continues to ravage homes in Northern Uganda.
12:49
12:49

No Lessons Learnt From Bududa Landslides mudslides victims 3

Government still has much to do to respond to landslide disasters now common in Mount Elgon areas. Major General Julius Oketta, the relief and disaster coordinator in the office of the Prime Minister, acknowledges that little or no measures have been designed to protect lives and property when landslides occur.
13:35
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Mixed Reactions to Museveni's Bududa Directive mudslides victims 2

The directive by President Yoweri Museveni to have survivors of Monday’s landslides in Bududa district relocated to other places within the country has drawn mixed reactions among the locals in the area.
12:05
12:05

Excavating Equipment Yet To Reach Bududa mudslides victims

Rescue equipment promised by government is yet to reach Bududa district three days after landslides buried two villages in Bulucheke Sub County.
15:38
15:38

Govt Dispatches Rescue Team To Bududa mudslides victims

Government has dispatched reinforcement equipments to Bulucheke Sub County in Bududa district to help in the search and rescue efforts currently going on following landslides on Monday afternoon.
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Poor Tools Hamper Rescue Efforts in Bududa bududa landslides

A team of rescue workers are still digging through the rubble in search of victims of devastating landslides that hit two villages in Bududa district on Monday. Kevin Nabutwa, the Assistant Director Uganda Red Cross Society, says efforts are being hampered by lack of excavation equipment which has forced rescue workers to dig through the rubble with rudimentary tools including hoes and spades.
15:14
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Sironko Landslide Survivors Ask For Relocation bududa landslide 3

More than 1, 000 people who survived the recent landslides in Sironko district are pleading with government to relocate them to safer areas.
07:32
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Five Perish In Kasese Mudslides mudslides victims

At least five people are confirmed dead following a Sunday morning mudslide that hit their home in Mahango sub-county in Kasese district.
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17:44

Three in Kiryandongo Arrested for Theft bududa landslide

Three people including a special police constable have been arrested in connection with the theft of iron sheets meant for Kiryandongo refugee settlement camp in Kiryandongo district.
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Bulambuli Residents Link Landslide To Superstition mudslides victims 2

Residents of Bulambuli district are claiming that the recent landslide that hit the area could have been caused by supernatural forces.
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Joint Prayers Held For Bulambuli Landslide Victims landslides 1

A joint funeral ceremony was held on Tuesday afternoon for the victims of the mudslides that struck villages in Sisiyi Sub County, Bulambuli district.
16:36
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Government Fails To Cover Burial Expenses For Landslide Victims mudslides victims 1

Survivors of the Bulambuli landslides spent Monday night in the cold without food and water.
18:59
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Kaabong Landslide Victims Start New Life In Camp kaabong district

The more than 23, 000 victims of the recent mudslides in Kaabong district have started a new phase of life at their Internally Displaced People’s Camp at Kawalakol trading center.
17:49
17:49

Bulambuli Mudslides Death Toll Rises To 29 landslides 2

Police and Red Cross workers in Bulambuli district have revealed the identities of fifteen people who died after being buried by mudslides on Monday morning.
15:16
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15 Dead As Mudslides Bury Villages In Bulambuli District torrential rains

At least fifteen people are confirmed dead after being buried by landslides in Mabono village in Bulambuli district.
13:17
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Relocation Of Kaabong Landslide Victims Flops Again landslides

The relocation exercise for the victims of the last week’s landslide in Kaabong district has for the second time with residents accusing government of neglecting them.
12:34
12:34

Mudslides Injure 8 In Bududa mudslides victims

Eight people have been injured by a mudslide that hit Bududa district on Thursday morning. The eight were injured when a landslide struck their home in Simuyu village in Bulucheke Sub-county, along the slopes of Mt. Elgon.
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