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11:38
11:38

The Nile Threatened By Pollution Says Report 1 1 Top story

The new State of the Nile Basin Report 2020 released on Monday said localised high pollution is experienced mainly around urban centres.
11:22
11:22

Recycling Plant On The Spot for Water Pollution 8 3 Top story

According to Muwanga, following their complaints the company started diverting the smoke into water sources that are used by the community. She says the discharge of the smoke into water sources exposes the lives of hundreds of people to danger.
11:51
11:51

Chinese Investor Seeks to Expand Lwera Rice Farm Despite Public Uproar Lwera Wetland 2 1

Moses Ssempala the LCI Chairperson of Bulingo; a village next to the rice estate says the Chinese are already luring residents in the area to sell off their pieces of land for rice growing.
17:55
17:55

Seasonal Winds Intensify Flooding on Landing Sites in Kalungu 1 2

Ronald Ssemanda, the Chairperson of Kamuwunga Landing Site in Lukaya Town Council in Kalungu district says the situation has been worsened by strong seasonal winds that are splashing water far beyond the 200 meters of the buffer zones.
16:30
16:30

Sand Miners Abandon Lwera Wetland over Flooding 2 3

Robert Mukasa, one of the Excavator operators at H$Q Enterprises Limited one of the companies operating in Lwera, says that they suspended operations until the water levels reduce.
15:10
15:10

NEMA Starts Restoration of Wetlands in Rakai District 1 3

Nicholas Magala, Central region Senior Environment Inspector at NEMA has led a team of enforcement officers to destroy all plantations in wetlands as well reclaiming the river bank from any unfriendly human activities.
12:58
12:58

World Mountain Treasures Under Severe Climate Change Threats- UNEP 1 1

Their findings have informed UNEP to implement a new biodiversity protection project in Uganda aiming at saving some of the mountain treasures of the country including the Mountain Gorillas of Bwindi Impenetrable and Mgahinga National Parks.
17:20
17:20

Gulu Residents Decry Noise Pollution 3 1

Stephen Okello, a resident of Kanyagoga sub ward in Bardege Division of Gulu Municipality says that that bars in the area play music to unbearable levels especially at night interfering with their right to sleep.
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