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07:49
07:49

UGX 89billion Water Project Stalls Over Funding 3 1

The project, which was scheduled to serve 40000 people in the district was to be implemented in Butungama Bweramule, Rwebisengo, Kanara sub-counties, and Kanara, Kibuku, and Rwebisengo town councils over a period of three years. However, the project stalled in 2020 barely after the completion of the first phase.
07:15
07:15

Over 70 Households Still Trapped in Lake Albert 2 3 Top story

Apparently, the affected families live on suspended makeshift structures hanging on top of their former homes. The most affected areas are residents of Kamuga, Katanga and Rwenyana villages.
08:38
08:38

Ntoroko Officials Wants Gov't To Degazette 8 Square Miles in Semuliki to Host Flood Victims 5 6

Kasoro told the prime minister that in 2019 floods submerged Katanga, Rwenyana, Kajweka, Rwangara, Kamuga and Kachwankumu parishes in Kanaara sub-county. They also affected several cells in Kanara town council and Butungama sub-county, which borders the Democratic Republic of Congo.
11:26
11:26

Ntoroko Cattle Keepers Seek Gov't Intervention Over Floods Elijah Biryabarema 1

Two months ago, floods hit Ntoroko after Lake Albert burst its banks. The floods affected Kanara Town Council where it destroyed several homes, schools, health centers, and killed domestic animals among other things.
13:09
13:09

L. Albert Floods Fed by Heavy Inflows from Rwenzori Mountains-NEMA flooding 2 1

The floods have devastated several areas in Ntoroko district, where more than 70,000 people are living in camps in Kanara Sub-county, 1,300 homes are abandoned and uncountable properties destroyed.
18:23
18:23

Pictorial: Floods Cause Havoc in Kanara Sub County Lake Albert

The flood victims comprising mainly mothers and children have taken refuge in schools and churches. Majority of the displaced households have called for resettlement.
04:57
04:57

Ntoroko Flood Victims Call for Resettlement 6 2

Flooding in the district is a perennial problem. However, it escalated at the start of this year when the lake burst its banks spilling water over 10 kilometres into communities. The most affected areas are Kanara Sub-county and Kanara Town Council.
16:15
16:15

Ntoroko Residents Struggle to Contain Flooding Waters 1 2

Simon Mugisa, one of the area residents says that some of the displaced people have constructed raised wooden structures to accommodate themselves. He adds that some are sleeping in the cold while others relocated to stay with relatives in safer places.
11:20
11:20

Rising Water Levels Cause Flooding in areas Near Lake Albert community 3 2

The most affected areas are, Rwangara, Katanga, kacyankumo and Kanyansi and Kanara Ward. The residents say that the overflow of water is having a negative economic effect on people who depend on the lake for fishing.
19:45
19:45

Ntoroko Residents Protest Illegal Sand Mining Elijah Biryabarema 4 1

James Abigaba, a resident of Kibuku wonders how the practice can go on without any intervention from the district leaders, even when the district headquarters are located in the same area and a few kilometres from the mines.
07:03
07:03

Bundibugyo, Ntoroko Districts Revive Disaster Committees charles mwesige 2

Samson Baguma, a member of Ntoroko District Disaster Committee says that the previous committee was often overwhelmed whenever disaster would strike and were ignorant on how to respond appropriately.
16:58
16:58

Residents Protest Diversion Of Park Revenue martin asiku

In May, UWA gave Ntoroko district local government 46 million Shillings from the gate collections of Tooro Semulki Game Reserve.
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