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13:32
13:32

Lightning Kills Two Family Members in Bugweri village

Salim Nabongho, a resident of Bulumoko village in Buyanga Sub County says the four had gone to harvest rice in their garden found between Bulumoko and Nkombe villages in Bugweri district this morning during a downpour when they were struck.
13:20
13:20

Two Children Die in Hailstorm village 2 1

The two children have been identified as eight-year-old, Anita Nakiyemba and her one-year-old brother, Timothy Kiyemba.
19:40
19:40

Cecafa U-17 Women's Challenge Cup: Rains Affect Uganda's Training Sessions in Njeru team 1 1

The team under coach Ayub Khalifah is preparing for the 2019 CECAFA U-17 Women's Challenge Cup slated for December 9-18th.
07:41
07:41

Wakiso Farmers Irrigate Crops in Rain Season, Count Loses drought 3 2 Top story

Eng. Nicholas Lubanga, one of the officials from the Water and Environment Ministry overseeing the project, says the mistakes that lead to loss of the crops could be expected since it was the first time for the farmers to interface with irrigation technology.
07:27
07:27

Heavy Rains Destory St. Peter Clever Primary School Classrooms Iganga 1 1

Annet Mukasa, a Primary One teacher says that all pupils in lower primary were sent home as the school management prepares to fix the damages.
14:34
14:34

Rains Destroy Bulugo Primary School Classrooms district 2 1

The rain that was characterised by wind started on Thursday night and affected P3-P6 classrooms.
15:50
15:50

Heavy Rains Destroy Crop Gardens in Bududa government

Sam Kamoti, a resident of Bukalasi A village in Bukalasi Sub County, said they are back from they started from. “We are back to where we started four months ago. We are left with nothing now” he said.
13:22
13:22

Lightning Kills Three Pupils in Kibaale rain 2

Leonard Owomugisa, the area LC 1 Chairperson told Uganda Radio Radio Network on phone this morning that the children had just returned from school when they were hit.
13:39
13:39

Taxi Kills Four Kenyan Pilgrims accident 3 2 Top story

The deceased Kenyan victims who were on their way to Namugongo Martyrs shrine have since been identified as Sarah Adiambo, Godfrey Abaga, Kevinah Akila, and Roselyn Mutunga.
18:31
18:31

Buyende, Kamuli Hailstorm Death Toll Rises to 18 Jinja 1 1

According to police reports, 13 people died in Kidera Sub County, Buyende district and five people perished in the sub-counties of Balawuli and Namasagali in Kamuli district.
11:49
11:49

13 Killed in Buyende Hailstorm resident 1 Top story

The storm ravaged the villages of Kabugudo, Nabweyo, and Nakabembe in Kidera town council after heavy rains which begun at 8:00 pm on Sunday night until 10:30 pm.
12:54
12:54

Herdsmen Upbeat as Rains Start in Hoima District drought 4 1

While droughts are uncommon in Hoima, the length and severity of the dry conditions since September last year have strained cattle farmers. They endured dry conditions for more than five months, hand feeding their animals and forced to sell down stock as they run out of pasture and water during the prolonged dry spell.
16:54
16:54

Pictorial: Through the Lens after a Downpour in Kampala city Top story

The rain started a few minutes after 6:00 am and took the better part of Tuesday morning. Road users, business, school children, among others, were affected in a downpour that preceded almost two hours of inactivity.
12:19
12:19

Butchers Raise Concerns over Filthy Abattoir district 2 1

The abattoir employs 56 butchers who have scaled down on the number of slaughtered cows due to poor hygiene. According to the butchers, the number of livestock slaughtered at the abattoir has reduced from 10 to 5 daily.
16:38
16:38

Hailstorm Kills 3- Year-Old Child in Jinja village

Edridard Namususwa a resident of Katwe village, in Bugembe town council, Jinja district was hit by iron sheets which fell off the mud house she was sleeping in on Saturday.
18:57
18:57

MPs to Gov't: Explain Cause of Bududa Mudslides village 5 1 Top story

The Committee Chairperson, Jovah Kamateeka, said it is high time government traces and explains to the country the cause of the mudslides. She explained that people in the affected areas still face threats of future calamities since nobody knows what could have happened up in the mountains where boulders came from.
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