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15:45
15:45

Flood Prone Districts to Receive Second Cholera Dose heavy rains 2 1

Dr Joyce Moriku, the State Minister for Primary Health Care, says that the government has imported additional 1 Million vaccines which will be rolled out in May to complete vaccination of those that had earlier received the first dose last year 2020.
11:15
11:15

Hundreds Displaced by Rains in Serere heavy rains 1 3

Patrick Ejiku, the district disaster risk management committee chairperson of Serere says that a total of 4, 950 households have been affected by water across the district. He says that at least each of the eight sub-counties in the district is affected by floods especially in low lying areas like swamps.
07:06
07:06

Floods Cut Off Roads in Kotido kotido district 3

Eng. Paul Logole, the Kotido District Engineer, says that he has forwarded a list of three bridges in Rengen Sub County to the Works Ministry for action. He said the district doesn’t have enough resources to fund construction of bridges.
17:45
17:45

Lightning Kills Bugiri Teacher muterere subcounty

Benedicto Omoding, a P.4 teacher died on Wednesday night yesterday, while closing the classroom following the heavy rains that lasted eight hours.
15:23
15:23

Heavy Rains Destroy Houses, Crops in Ntungamo ntungamo district 1

The heavy rains started pounding the area on Wednesday and extended to the bigger part of Thursday. The rains destroyed banana plantations and gardens of Pineapples.
22:53
22:53

Heavy Rains Drive Residents Out of Homes in Tongolo Village local leaders 1 1

Over 30 families in tongolo village in Njeru municipality have abandoned their homes due to heavy rains that flood in their houses ending up destroying them and their properties. They have resorted to renting and others have shifted to other villages.
07:20
07:20

Masaka Residents Furious over Delayed Roadwork masaka municipality 1 5

Masaka municipality contracted a Lebanese firm Stars Groups construction limited, to undertake the project works in a period of eight months from September 2017, at a cost 13 billion Shillings. This is part of the construction funded under the Uganda Support to Municipal Infrastructural Development-USMID Project.
13:35
13:35

Karamoja Maize Grain Penetrates Markets hunger in karamoja 1 1

Over the years, Karamoja has been known for hunger, compelling government and partners to spend on relief food.
07:05
07:05

Scores Displaced by Heavy Rains in Amudat amudat district 1 1

Moses Agum, the Amudat Deputy Chief Administrative Officer says they are compiling a list of the affected. He notes that no deaths have been recorded despite the fact that a number of houses fell during the heavy rains.
20:02
20:02

Rains Devastate Villages in Nakaseke District heavy rains 1 4

The rain destroyed over 10 houses, Makayi Hill Nursery and Primary School and New Apostolic Church-Makayi. A number of crop gardens were destroyed in the villages of Makayi, Bulemeezi, Kyetume, Kalagala, Mijinje, Kyamutakasa and Ggulu, among others.
15:23
15:23

Heavy Rains Affect Fort-Portal Kyenjojo Road impassable roads 1

On Friday evening, Kitengule swamp flooded forcing the road to become slippery, leaving several vehicles stranded.
17:39
17:39

Heavy Rains Ravage Ibanda District hailstorm 1

A heavy down pour that hit the district of Ibanda on Friday and Saturday destroyed household property and killed animals.
11:21
11:21

Three Missing In Kisoro Following Heavy Rains

Abel Bizimana, the Kisoro District LC V chairperson, says two children were also swept away in Footo village in Nyakabande Sub County. He however, declined to divulge details, saying a team from the district is trying to find the missing children.
08:00
08:00

Heavy Rains Cut Off Roads in Rukiga, Rubanda 1

Herbert Byaruhanda, the Muko Sub county LC 3 Chairman, says the rains that lasted for three hours, also destroyed crop gardens in Murokoro and Aheisesero villages.
13:25
13:25

Heavy Rains Disrupt Business Across the Country traders 3

Stephen Gang, the Gulu Area Manager of National Water and Sewerage Corporation, says the heavy rains have also affected water supply to Gulu town.
11:52
11:52

Waterlogged Pitches Upset Copa Coca-Cola Tournament heavy rains 2 1

The tournament attracted a total of 58 secondary schools, jointly using nine play grounds across Masaka Municipality. However, most of the playgrounds are soaked in water as a result of a sequence of downpours in recent days.
13:44
13:44

Heavy Rains Devastate Parts of Kabale District gardens of crops 2 1

Gardens of Irish Potatoes, Sorghum and Cabbage were swept off by running water which also left almost all feeder roads impassable.
07:54
07:54

Climate Change Centre Non-Functional drought 1

Moses Mubangizi, the Bundibugyo District Natural Resources Coordinator, says that the department lacks funds to contribute to the center. He explains that the department is allocated Shillings 600 Million every financial year, which is inadequate.
17:43
17:43

Pictorial: Heavy Rains Destroy 15 Houses in Rubanda District Top story

A heavy downpour has destroyed 15 houses and several crop gardens in several villages of Muko Sub County in Rubanda District. A URN reporter visited the area and now brings the story in pictures.
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16:01

Heavy Rains Destroy 15 Houses in Rubanda District heavy downpour 4 1

Fifteen houses and several crop gardens have been devastated by a heavy downpour in several villages of Muko Sub County in Rubanda District. The heavy rains that lasted for at least two hours started at around 01:00am.
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