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13:46
13:46

Land Battles, Balalo "Invasion" Worry Acholi Leaders livelihoods 4 1

Martin Ojara Mapenduzi, the Bardege-Layibi Division MP claims that Government is deliberately frustrating cattle restocking efforts in Acholi by allowing the pastoralists to move freely with their animals despite outbreak of foot and mouth disease in the country.
09:55
09:55

Gov't to Compensate Acholi War Claimants UGX 1 Million for Each Animal livestock 3 1

With payments expected to be effected beginning October, Kafuuzi told claimants that Government considered to pay uniformly a sum of one million shillings for each cow to each of the claimants in Acholi, Lango and Teso sub regions.
15:04
15:04

Strange Flies Invade Masindi Villages livestock 5

Perez Asiimwe, a resident of Nyakarongo village claimed that domestic animals like pigs, goats and cows have started dying as a result of being bitten by the flies.
15:16
15:16

Minakulu Residents Demand Compensation for 1988 LRA Atrocities livestock 3 1

The affected residents say on the 1st of August 1988, LRA rebels stormed the area and overran the then National Resistance Army – NRA barracks and attacked civilians at the Internally Displaced Persons – IDP camp. The claimants also say for over 20 years, they have made requests to the Government through their elected leaders but nothing has been forthcoming which has prompted them to make fresh claims.
11:58
11:58

Bunyoro Livestock Farmers Irked by Low Prices market 4 1

Fred Tumwine, a farmer in Buseruka Sub County Hoima district says a cow that would cost 2 Million Shillings in the past now goes shillings 1.2 million.
16:46
16:46

IGAD Members Finally Endorse Cross Border Pastoralism livestock 4 1

The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) member states have finally endorsed the implementation roadmap for the IGAD transhumance protocol that will allow cross border pastoralism.
12:41
12:41

Farmers Plead With Gov't to Reopen Livestock Markets Animals 4 1

James Akandwanaho, a herdsman in Bugoigo in Buliisa district, says this is the most difficult time he has ever experienced in his lifetime.
13:45
13:45

Lira Bans Night Movement of Livestock lira district 2

George Obia, the Lira District Police Commander says that the ban is to aide security attempts to reduce increasing theft of livestock.According to Obia, all animal traders are required to only transport their livestock between 7 am and 6 pm.
10:35
10:35

Nakaseke Residents want Ban on Livestock Movement Lifted quarantine 4 1

The ban was announced last year after 138 head of cattle tested positive for Foot and Mouth Disease FMD, a severe and highly contagious viral livestock infection. The disease affects cattle and swine as well as sheep, goats, and other cloven-hoofed ruminants.
07:52
07:52

Uganda Receives UGX 1.8B For Climate-Smart Dairy Farming livestock 1

The dairy sector has strong exposure to the effects of climate change, especially during the dry season when in some parts of Uganda lack of water and animal feed results into diary stock deaths.
06:45
06:45

Gunfire Rocks Isingiro as Angry Residents Raid Police Post livestock

Moses Muzima, the Isingiro District Police Commander, says they managed to rescue the suspects and transferred them to Isingiro Central Police Station for safe custody.
11:37
11:37

Mitooma Police Arrests Suspected Livestock Thieves thugs

Pretazio Kasimiire, the Officer in Charge of Criminal Investigations Department Mitooma District, says the two were picked up while trying to sell three stolen cows.
17:03
17:03

Viral Disease Claims More Than 600 Goats in Kasese livestock 1

Swizin Bukenya, the Nyakatonzi Sub county LC III chairperson who also doubles as a livestock dealer explained to URN how the disease is almost eating away their entire livestock. According to Bukenya, the disease has claimed more than 200 goats in Nyakatonzi Sub County alone.
15:22
15:22

Prolonged Drought: Livestock Farmers Count Loses disease 2 2

Tumukunde says he has been feeding his animals on banana peelings he collects from peoples homes, but he can no longer find them because the bananas are out of season.
09:49
09:49

Irregularities Mar Relaunched Livestock Restocking Programme in Luweero war reparations 3 1 Top story

Section of residents lead by James Mubiru a resident of Nyimbwa Sub County complain that the cattle that were intended to uplift the poor people were instead given to local councilors and local leaders who already rich.
14:40
14:40

More than 20 Animals Butchered in Ethnic Clashes livestock

It is alleged that Ongom hit Achire with a beer bottle on the head. He was rushed to Kitgum referral hospital where he was pronounced dead in the wee hours of Sunday morning.
10:47
10:47

Bukomansimbi Mob Kill 17 Cows to Avenge Attack on Villagemate farmers

It is alleged that Ssemwezi was assaulted by Ssemogerere’s herdsmen when he tried to stop the politician’s cattle from straying in his plantation.
15:03
15:03

Residents Demand Arrest of CDO Over Funds swindling of funds 1

The animals were meant for distribution amongst members of Kito Women Empowerment Group, Work Together Group and Bivamuntuyo Youth Group.
16:14
16:14

Gulu Bans Beef After Eid livestock disease

Gulu district has issued a ban on the movement of cattle and sale of all dairy products effective Saturday, October 27th, 2012.
10:31
10:31

Budaka Hit by Increased Cattle Thefts bidco

A new wave of cattle thefts has hit Budaka district. Over 50 cattle and 68 goats have been stolen in Budaka within a space of less than one month.
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