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15:58
15:58

Towns in Wakiso Lacking Public Toilets Wakiso District 1 5

Michel Ssenoga, operating in Kira town, says lack of public toilets has forced some people in the municipality to resort to desperate means of disposing their waste like defecating in open areas, incomplete buildings and street corridors.
14:57
14:57

Waste Sorters Daring Disease in the Search for Money waste disposal 2 2

Mubirus work day starts at 7 a.m., and unlike others, endures hours of standing at the back of a filthy garbage filled truck. At every stop, bags of unsorted garbage are loaded, covered in various stenches, giving him more work for the day. Where you see garbage, he sees a treasure.
09:15
09:15

Washing Bays Operate Without Soak Pits oil 1 2

Jackson Magara, the Proprietor Katete Washing Bay, says the municipal officers are concerned about the license fees. He however, says they have already ready eviction notices from the National Environmental Management Authority-NEMA.
13:32
13:32

Municipal Workers Use Bare Hands to Sort Hazardous Waste waste disposal 1 1

In Mbarara Municipality, the cleaners, and garbage collectors at Kekombe garbage dumping site in Kakiika division use bare hands and sometimes light polyethylene material to sort garbage. The unsorted garbage is usually a collection of rotting food waste, broken glass, plastics, used needles, dangerous metals, wood and sometimes liquid waste, among others.
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.
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.
11:43
11:43

Tororo Hospital Faces Closure over Sewage Crisis health facility 2

Tororo government hospital could be closed if funds to repair its sewage system are not readily available.
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.
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