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04:49
04:49

Rising L. Kyoga Water Submerges 549 Latrines in Nakasongola pit latrines 2 1

In Nakasongola, a total of 549 pit latrines across the sub-counties of Kalungi, Lwampanga, Lwabyata and Nabiswera have been swept off by the overriding water, according to a report on the impact of the rising water levels released by Nakasongola Chief Administrative Officer Alex Felix Majeme.
13:03
13:03

Kalangala District Councillors Query Inflated Construction Costs house 1

The councillors led by the Chairperson of the Social Services Committee of the District Council Grace Tushabe said they could not accept the construction of a four stance pit Latrine at Mazinga Primary School at a cost of 79 million shillings up from shillings 27 million that was first quoted in February 2017.
10:49
10:49

Mutabaazi Victims Blocked From Recording Statements communal work 1 2 Top story

Jude Mbabaali, a legal officer hired by Volunteer Uganda to help secure justice for the assaulted and harassed victims claims that they have only been able to speak to Bruce Tushabe and Joseph Agaba.
07:31
07:31

Napak Police Station To Operate Without Toilets napak district 2 1

Currently, over 60 police officers with their families are using a dilapidated five stance latrine alongside the entire Kangole town. Most police officers opt to move to the bed and the banks of river Omaniman that flows through Kangole town board
17:17
17:17

Teachers, Pupils Of Tororo Primary School Share One Latrine pit latrines

The more than 1, 000 pupils both boys and girls are sharing with both the female and male teachers the only pit latrine which the neighboring Atipe Church of Uganda allowed them to use after their 5-stance pit latrine was washed away by the heavy rains two months ago.
10:55
10:55

60 Wakiso Primary Schools Face Closure Over Lack Of Latrines pit latrine access 3 1

At least 60 government aided primary schools may not open for the third term if the government fails to build them with pit latrines and other sanitary facilities. Reports from the district indicate that the schools have submitted their needs to the district education department and are appealing to the district to act before it is too late.
11:16
11:16

Jinja Schools Hit By Poor Sanitation pit latrines 3

Jinja district leadership has decried the appalling sanitation environment in primary schools.
12:14
12:14

1, 200 Soroti Hospital Patients Use Polythene Bags as Toilets sanitation concerns 1 7

1, 200 patients of Princes Diana Memorial Health Centre lV in Soroti district are using polythene bags to dispose of their faeces because the facility\'s only surviving pit latrine is filled up. The centre that serves more than 6,000 people a month is on the verge of closure because of the crisis.
17:07
17:07

Sanitation Crisis Hits Lwengo as Only Public Toilet Closes flooding in mbirizi 3 4

Mbirizi Town Clerk, Janat Nabateregga ordered Bashir Talire, the town council Health Inspector to close it over poor sanitation. Janat Nabateregga, the Mbirizi town clerk says she ordered its closure for fear of spread of more diseases
10:31
10:31

Two Women Caned for Defecating Near Water Well pit latrines 1

Mutulembye says that on Monday evening while the two women had gone to fetch water, they branched off 20 feet from the unprotected well and defecated, only to be seen by one village member who was in the garden planting some crops.
10:30
10:30

Kiboga Passes Public Health and Sanitation Bill public toilets 1

In this ordinance, every family must have a latrine and if it fails the family head must be arrested, and penalized.
11:31
11:31

Excavator Buried Alive in Pit pit latrines

It took almost took one hour for Police to retrieve the body.
12:57
12:57

Ssembabule School Operates Without a Pit Latrine toilets

A government primary school at Lwebitakuli Sub County in Ssembabule District is operating without sanitary facilities after their latrine caved in last term following heavy downpour.
04:40
04:40

Family Man Fined UGX 100,000 for Lack of Pit Latrine pit latrines

Court in Kibaale district has handed out a seven day community service punishment to a man for failing to construct a pit latrine for his family members.
04:52
04:52

Girls' Absenteeism High Over Lack of Toilets pit latrine access 1

In some schools, the girls are forced to walk long distances to access sanitary facilities. They are uncomfortable sharing latrines with the boys and teachers
03:11
03:11

Katovu Health Centre Fails to Build Latrine for 500 Patients pit latrines

Katovu Health Centre III, Malongo Sub County, Lwengo District, is operating without a toilet facility putting lives of patients and health workers in the facility at risk of cholera and other diseases.
12:36
12:36

Muhanga Town Business Booms But No Public Toilet public toilets 1

The town council’s traders and dwellers say that the absence of a public toilet puts their lives at risk. They claim that the many people who throng the town to conduct business end up using open spaces, bushes and a nearby swamp because the town does not have a public toilet.
12:36
12:36

4 Police Posts in Luweero Operate Without Toilets cholera outbreak 2

Four police posts in Luweero are operating without toilets. The Police posts are Kakinzi, Mazzi, Kabunyata and Kikyusa Police posts which together have a population of more than 100 Police officers and their families. A police officer at Kakinzi Police post said that they shared a toilet with Kakinzi Masgid Noor Mosque for a year until recently when the administrators stopped them and locked it.
08:31
08:31

Kitgum Residents Complain Of Heavy Fines Levied By LC Officials poor hygiene 1

Residents in Kitgum town council have labeled council leaders thieves for charging exorbitant fines on those found without sanitary facilities at home. At the beginning of August, Kitgum Town Council launched an operation to clean the town.
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