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11:52
11:52

Poor State of Kalangala Health Facilities Upsets Locals kalangala district 3 1

A patient Rose Nabawanuka was referred to Kalangala Health Center IV, the only facility in Ssese Islands with a medical surgeon, for a caesarian birth. To get there, She needed a canoe boat, but she had become weak after so many hours in labour, without treatment and care. She had also been hit by the direct sun on the lake after sailing about 38 nautical miles to Mwena Landing Site in Bugala, the main Island in Kalangala district. She died on arrival.
13:22
13:22

Kalangala Residents Exposed to Water Borne Diseases dysentry 3 1

The most affected areas are Bubeke, and Kyamuswa sub-counties, where is lack of clean water and proper sanitation in the district has exposed residents to water-borne diseases that include bilharzia; diarrhea, typhoid, and dysentery.
07:35
07:35

MV Bukakata Ferry Grounded for Sixth Year kalangala islands 5

The ferry was initially used to provide public transport between Bukakata mainland in Masaka district and Luku-bay on Bugala Island in Kalangala district. But it was withdrawn in 2013 after government engaged a private service provider for the route.
16:15
16:15

Island Districts Push for Independent Ministry buvuma islands

Kalangala District Chairman Willy Lugoloobi cited the regions of Bunyoro, Teso, Karamoja, Luweero and Northern Uganda that have ministerial dockets in the current cabinet, saying the islands similarly have unique problems that require special attention from government
17:23
17:23

UPDF Calls for Calm after Heavy Deployment in Kalangala Islands kalangala security

Uganda Peoples Defence Forces (UPDF) is calling for calm after heavy deployment of soldiers in Kalangala. Kalangala district security committee has confirmed deployment of UPDF soldiers in the area. Kalangala district is made up of 48 islands.
10:26
10:26

Strong Winds Force Fishermen Out Of Lake Victoria kalangala islands 2

Fishing activities have been suspended at several landing sites in Rakai due to strong winds on Lake Victoria. The most affected landing sites are Kasensero and Nangoma. Currently, Lake Victoria is experiencing strong winds.
15:06
15:06

Kalangala's Oldest Beach Faces Demolition After Court Battle kalangala islands 1 Top story

Kalangala grade one magistrate Kenneth Gimugu ordered a German investor Dicker Whitman the proprietor of Hornbill beach and campsite international, to vacate the land he has occupied since 1986, after losing a suit in which his land ownership was challenged.
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