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16:01
16:01

Four Suspected Poachers Disappear In Murchison Falls National Park 2 1 Top story

Anaka Sub-County LC III Chairperson, Morris Kakanyero Opiyo told URN in an interview Wednesday that initially, five men entered the park on a hunting trip. He however says that one of them escaped during an encounter with Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) rangers before alerting local leaders about his colleagues three days later.
12:52
12:52

Manpower Shortage Frustrating Prosecution for Wildlife Crimes wildlife products 1 1

UWA Executive Director Samuel John Mwandha told URN that although they established a Wildlife Crimes Prosecution Unit with prosecutors deployed across the country to ensure that wildlife crimes are appropriately prosecuted, this mandate is being frustrated by a shortage of prosecutors to undertake the role.
15:35
15:35

Funding Deficit Slows UWA’s Fence Electrification Project funding gaps 1 2

Over 3,000 acres of cumulated farmland in Lii, Kochgoma, Got-Apwoyo, Lungulu, Anaka and Purongo Sub-Counties were destroyed and at least 20 people were killed by marauding elephants that invade human settlements from Murchison Falls National Park in the past six months.
18:11
18:11

Two Killed as Acholi Fight Madi over Land in Apaa Apaa Township

Wilson Acuma, the Coordinator of Local Council 1 Chairpersons in Apaa reported that a new group of Madi people invaded their villages this morning seeking to avenge the death of their militants.
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