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11:36
11:36

Gulu Hospital Secures US$5.3M for Construction of Regional Incinerator MInistry of Health 1 1 Top story

Currently, different health facilities across the Region struggle to transport their wastes for disposal at the national incinerator in Nakasongola District.
09:42
09:42

Gulu City Division Mayors Prioritize Garbage Management waste management 3 1

Patrick Oola Lumumba Mayor of West Division says they have hired two trucks to undertake massive rubbish collection especially around Kabedopong Market, Kaunda Ground, Gulu Modern Market and Lacor Complex Market.
13:29
13:29

Ibanda's Only Garbage Truck Grounded waste management 1 1

Julius Kwikiriza, a businessman in Ibanda municipality says the authorities are just buying time. According to Kwikiriza, the municipality should have planned for alternative options of waste collection instead of relying on one truck.
17:21
17:21

Kitgum Municipality Grapples With Garbage waste management 1 3

The municipality lacks designated areas for dumping garbage despite the procurement of a central dumping site about 5km off Mucwini road in Paibol.
17:35
17:35

KCCA Unveils Kampala Green Industry Campaign air pollution 5 1

Dr. Najib Lukooya, the KCCA Environment manager, says they came up with the Kampala Green Industry Campaign after realising their attempts to enforce compliance with the best industrial practices has not yielded sufficient results. He believes partnerships and compliance assistance can go a long way to encourage efficiency.
12:51
12:51

Mayuge Sugar Factory On Spot Over Poor Waste Disposal air pollution 5 1

52 year- old Ali Bogeres home in Buvuna village in Imanyiro sub county Mayuge district is perpetually engulfed with smoke, as inside his house reeks.
14:50
14:50

Jinja Voters: Mayoral Candidates Must Address Waste Management jinja municipality 2

Henry Mugimba, the Chairman Jinja Central Market, says residents and traders in Jinja central division find it hard to concentrate on their work because of the foul smell from waste emissions from factories.
16:12
16:12

Locals Accuse Jinja's Tannery Company Of Violating Waste Disposal Guidelines jinja district

Currently because of the smell, at least 5000 residents cannot stay in their houses, eat food, go to their gardens and after it has rained waste from the dumping sites flows to the nearby wells, contaminating water that the people in the village use domestically.
12:56
12:56

Gulu's Solid Waste Management Project Stalls carbon trading

A multi-billion shillings solid waste management project for Gulu district has stalled. The World Bank had in 2010 given Gulu 1.4 billion shillings to construct a solid waste decomposing plant to recycle about 70 tonnes of garbage daily.
14:17
14:17

Tororo Oil Factory Closed Over Pollution waste management

The oil mill located in Rubongi Sub County was closed down following their failure to meet the three weeks deadline set by the District environment office.
11:27
11:27

Ugandans Yet To Fully Reap Profits Of Recycling Plastic Waste waste disposal 3

Recycling is seen as a solution to plastic menace and is used widely in some countries, but in Uganda, the progress to embrace it is slow.
17:58
17:58

MPs on Oil Forum Propose Own Amendments minister 2

Legislators on the parliamentary forum on oil and gas have proposed their own amendments on the oil bills ahead of the NRM caucus and the debate in the House.
16:26
16:26

Garbage Collection Still a Major Challenge in Hoima waste management

Hoima residents are overwhelmed by the rising mountains of uncollected garbage in their town.
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