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12:26
12:26

Gold Mining Thrives in Namayingo Despite Ban illegal gold mining 8 3

Sarah Nantale, a resident of Sango A village has been mining gold for the last two years after failing to secure meaningful employment.
11:13
11:13

Namayingo School Drop Out Rate Worrying uganda gold mining

Kawo Nayi Kawere, the Namayingo District Education Officer says more than 5000 pupils have dropped out of the Universal Primary Education program this year.
07:55
07:55

Report Faults Govt, Mining Companies On Human Rights In Karamoja mining in karamoja 5

A report by Human Rights Watch reveals that mining in Karamoja could transform the region from the stories of malnutrition and poverty levels often heard. The report, “How Can We Survive Here? The Impact of Mining on Human Rights in Karamoja, Uganda,” points out that in the drive to attract investment in the region, government should also take note of the rights of the indigenous people.
10:50
10:50

Gold Attracts Uganda's Tribes to Namayingo District uganda gold mining 3

Until recently, Godfrey Mugerwa was a resident of Masaka district. However, this changed six months ago when he got news about the discovery of gold in Namayingo district.
19:22
19:22

Artisanal Mining Industry Leaves Women on the Sidelines uganda gold mining 2

In Nsango, Namayingo district, artisanal gold miners use the open-cast approach, where huge pits are dug, and holes made deeper into the rock formation. But of the 250 people involved in the artisanal mining in this village, only about 70 are women
13:28
13:28

Illegal Gold Mining Banned in Namayingo uganda gold mining

The ban follows the death of six miners who were buried alive as they went on digging in the deep pits in search of gold in the past six months.
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