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08:33
08:33

Hailstorm Destroys Community School, Gardens in Isingiro District 2 2

Kenneth Kaunda the Headteacher of Noah Community School said that the rain that started at 4:00 pm, de-roofed three classroom blocks and the school’s administration block.
09:03
09:03

Moroto Residents Exchange Charcoal for Malwa Residue moroto district 2 3

Mary Nakiru, a 13 years old female from Loputuk village said they struggle to burn charcoal or collect firewood depending on what’s in high demand and they take to a town that is about 10 kilometers away from the village to go for an exchange to get local brew residues as food.
16:35
16:35

58 Die in A Month As Hunger Bites Hard In Kotido food relief 1 2 Top story

John Bosco Akore, the secretary Kotido Elder’s Council told URN that the severe shortage of food has led to widespread malnutrition, which caused the death of 58 children and elderly people between May and June this year.
20:43
20:43

Government To Plant 140,000 Trees In Refugee Host Districts 3 2

Anyakuni said that several activities against the forest cover are being done and the country has lost its forest cover to about 12.4 per cent down from 24 per cent in the 1990s noting that they are targeting to plant 14,000 trees daily.
09:57
09:57

Floods Displace Over 3000 People in Kamdini, Oyam District 3 1 Top story

Sam Ogwang Alunyu, the Kamdini Sub County LC III Chairperson told URN on Friday that the floods displaced over 3000 people and destroyed several community boreholes. He asked the government and other humanitarian organizations to come to their rescue.
11:15
11:15

Hundreds Displaced by Rains in Serere heavy rains 3 1

Patrick Ejiku, the district disaster risk management committee chairperson of Serere says that a total of 4, 950 households have been affected by water across the district. He says that at least each of the eight sub-counties in the district is affected by floods especially in low lying areas like swamps.
17:09
17:09

Gov’t Releases UGX 16 Billion for Emergency Relief Food food scarcity 3 1

Disaster Preparedness Minister of Eng. Hillary Onek Eng. Hillary Onek told URN that government has released 16 out of the 40 billion shillings and has already embarked on procurement of the relief items.
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