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12:27
12:27

Hailstorm Devastates Ibanda District, 150 Families Stranded 2 3

Stephen Bebwa, the Ishongorero Sub-county chairperson several gardens of cassava, beans, maize, peas and banana plantations were destroyed. He says they have started compiling a report on the extent are the damages to seek the intervention of the government.
14:25
14:25

Ibanda District Destroys 70 Acres of Gardens to Restore Wetlands 3

Nuwagira says Ibanda district has lost to encroachers several wetlands measuring about 1,500 hectares that include Rwanyabihuka in Kijongo Sub County, Ndoragi, Kemitozo and Ntungamo in Nyabuhikye Sub County, Kabobo, Mpunda and Katembe in Rukiri Sub County and Rushango in Nyamarebe sub county.
16:34
16:34

Ibanda Prisons Encroach on Wetlands 2

The two facilities have encroached on Nyabukurungu wetland along Ibanda-Mbarara road and on banks of river Mpanga respectively. Ibanda District Environmental Officer Tom Nuwagira says that the prison authorities have on several occasions been told to refrain from destructing the wetland in vain.
13:50
13:50

Ibanda Environment Officer in Trouble Over Historical Tree 1

Ibanda district environment officer Tom Nuwagira is in trouble after he reportedly sold off a historical tree planted at the district headquarters by former president, Idi Amin Dada.
11:44
11:44

Ibanda Residents Irked by Slow response to Landslides third division 1

The area has in the recent past received heavy rains characterized by stormy winds and thunderstorms which destroyed houses, crop gardens and blocked major roads. The rains triggered landslides in the villages of Mabanga and Katooma in Kagongo division, Ibanda Municipality.
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.
10:35
10:35

Lightning Kills Two in Ibanda lightning strike

Two people are confirmed dead after being struck by lightning on Tuesday in the western district of Ibanda.
11:08
11:08

Ibanda Residents Ignore Disaster Warnings 1

Tom Nuwagira, acting natural resource Officer Ibanda District says they tried all means to push residents to vacate the area in vain.
18:17
18:17

18 Ibanda Families Stranded After Forceful Eviction From Landslide Prone Area mudslides 3 1

18 families are stranded in Rukiiri Sub County after the authorities in Ibanda district ordered them to leave their homes immediately. Kajwengye, the district boss, insists that the families should go and live with their relatives since both the disaster ministry and the district have no money to resettle them to a safer place.
09:37
09:37

20 Families To Be Relocated as Ibanda Hills Develop Cracks

Over 20 families living adjacent to Ibanda hills in Ibanda district have been ordered to vacate immediately after the area developed huge cracks due to human activity.
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