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11:29
11:29

Gov’t Asked to Support Landslide Victims landslides 4 1

Manjiya County MP John Baptist Nambeshe says that 30 houses in different sub-counties had been buried by a landslide due to heavy rains and that to date, several bodies are still trapped.
12:59
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More than 400 People Stranded in Bududa bududa landslides 4

Bududa District Chairperson Wilson Watila who said that many of those affected were left hopeless, with no shelter, no clothing, no food and no household items. He said that the disaster committee has recommended that those without relatives be hosted in nearby mosques, churches and schools.
20:05
20:05

Ecweru Asks Parliament to Reject Report on Bulambuli Land bulambuli land saga 1

According to Eweru, adopting the report will plunge the landslide survivors into more suffering. The ministers statement follows a recommendation by the Presidential Affairs committee chaired by Adjumani Woman MP, Jessica Ababiku to government to find alternative land to resettle the landslide survivors.
12:03
12:03

Landslides Damage Kabale-Katuna road 1 1

A tweet from Uganda Police Force, shows that police has put up warning signs to direct light traffic to the newly completed Ntungamo-Mirama Hills road to connect to Rwanda.
11:44
11:44

Ibanda Residents Irked by Slow response to Landslides third division 1

The area has in the recent past received heavy rains characterized by stormy winds and thunderstorms which destroyed houses, crop gardens and blocked major roads. The rains triggered landslides in the villages of Mabanga and Katooma in Kagongo division, Ibanda Municipality.
13:39
13:39

Can There Be A Lasting Solution to Mount Elgon Landslides? bududa district 4 1 Top story

This article has been updated and republished.
18:11
18:11

Landslide Kills One, Injures Another In Mbale landslides 1 1

One person has been confirmed dead and another seriously injured in Wanale Sub County Mbale district following deadly mudslides that hit the area on Sunday.
16:52
16:52

Rubanda Landslides Injure Two, Houses Destroyed 1

The most affected areas are, Rwanyenza, Matakara cells in Ikamiro parish and Rwabahondame in Bufundi Sub County. The damaged buildings included residential houses, shops, bars and a saloon. Gardens were equally swept away.
17:51
17:51

Landslides Kill Four in Bundibugyo mudslides

Denis Namuwoza, the West Rwenzori Regional Police Commander, says the mudslides buried the house of 35-year-old Kahungu Mutusera. Mutusera was in the house together with his wife and four children when the landslides occurred.
13:03
13:03

Landslides Kill Eleven In Bundibugyo red cross 1

Jolly Tibamanya, the Bundibugyo LC V Chairperson, says a team from the district has been dispatched to Humya village to assess the damage and to plan for relief supplies for some of the survivors who have sought refuge at Humya Catholic Church
11:57
11:57

Disaster Committees Not Financially Equipped for Emergencies landslides 2 1

The disaster committees admit they are constrained and not prepared to act in the event of a disaster
14:56
14:56

Rain Season Triggers Memories of Landslides for Kasese Residents kasese landslides

Thousands of residents in Mahango sub-county in Kasese district are living in fear of landslides as the rainy season starts. The mountainous sub-county has been prone to landslides over the past three years causing a lot of damage and loss of lives.
12:51
12:51

Landslides Cut Off Fort Portal-Bundibugyo Road 2

The Landslides were caused by heavy rains which started on Tuesday evening. Big rocks from the hills along the road rolled down to the middle of the road, damaging a section of the newly constructed road.
12:18
12:18

Locals In Fear After Mudslides Kill 3 In Kasese landslides 2

Residents of Kabukero village Mahango sub-county in Kasese district are living in fear after a mudslide killed three children on Wednesday evening.
17:29
17:29

Fresh Landslides Cut Off Villages In Bududa, River Manafwa Blocked bududa landslides

An unspecified number of people are suspected to have been buried by a fresh landslide that occurred in Bududa district on Saturday afternoon. John Baptist Nambeshe, the Bududa District chairman says the landslides have affected more than 8,000 households in the parishes of Matuwa, Namirumba, Bumayoka and Bushiyi in Bulucheke Sub County.
15:20
15:20

Uganda Among Countries With Environment-related Disasters natural disaster 2

Uganda has been identified among the countries that have had high exposure to natural disasters in the last ten years.
17:55
17:55

500 Families at Risk as Mount Rwenzori Developes Cracks mudslides

Kasese district officials are struggling with appeals evacuate close to 500 families from part of Mount Rwenzori that has developed cracks.
18:17
18:17

18 Ibanda Families Stranded After Forceful Eviction From Landslide Prone Area mudslides 3 1

18 families are stranded in Rukiiri Sub County after the authorities in Ibanda district ordered them to leave their homes immediately. Kajwengye, the district boss, insists that the families should go and live with their relatives since both the disaster ministry and the district have no money to resettle them to a safer place.
15:38
15:38

Govt Dispatches Rescue Team To Bududa mudslides victims

Government has dispatched reinforcement equipments to Bulucheke Sub County in Bududa district to help in the search and rescue efforts currently going on following landslides on Monday afternoon.
13:21
13:21

Poor Tools Hamper Rescue Efforts in Bududa bududa landslides

A team of rescue workers are still digging through the rubble in search of victims of devastating landslides that hit two villages in Bududa district on Monday. Kevin Nabutwa, the Assistant Director Uganda Red Cross Society, says efforts are being hampered by lack of excavation equipment which has forced rescue workers to dig through the rubble with rudimentary tools including hoes and spades.
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