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UWA Starts Removing Marabou Stork Nestlings from Parliament

24 Nov 2020 · The move follows a plea by State Minister for Mineral Development Sarah Opendi earlier in September, to the Parliamentary Commission to get rid of Marabou storks around the precincts of Parliament saying they pause a health threat to the MPs.

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UWA Starts Removing Marabou Stork Nestlings from Parliament KCCA 1 1

The move follows a plea by State Minister for Mineral Development Sarah Opendi earlier in September, to the Parliamentary Commission to get rid of Marabou storks around the precincts of Parliament saying they pause a health threat to the MPs.
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Adjumani Flood Victims Starving

Early this month River Tete burst its banks and displaced residents in the two parishes of Arasi and Elegu, Arinyapi sub-county in Adjumani district. The floods destroyed food crops that were ready for harvest, carried away heads of cattle and submerged several grass-thatched houses.
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Garbage Chocks Gulu City, Alarms National Physical Planners potential investors

Amanda Ngabirano, the chairperson of National Physical Planning Board cautioned that poor garbage management affects the growth of a city by making it unattractive to the people and potential investors.
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Forest Cover on Private Land to Disappear in Five Years - Report World Bank 3

According to the latest survey by the Uganda Bureau of Statistics, UBOS, supported by the World Bank, the country could run out of forests outside of gazetted protected areas by 2025, if the current rate of depletion, is not checked.
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Palm Oil Investor Blocks Residents from Grazing Livestock in Maruzi Ranch 1 1

In 2019, the government allocated 54 square miles of the Ranch land for 50 years to Hill Side Agricultural Investment limited for the establishment of Palm Oil production.
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Stone Quarrying Activities Irk Nansana Residents councillor 4 1

The residents from Buwambo, Kiryamuli, Kitegala, Kigoogwa, Migadde, Kibungo, Bulyankolo, and Kiganzi in Kiryamuli ward Gombe Division, say that the blasts have damaged their houses, caused a reduction in animal production and uncontrolled noise and air pollution which has forced some residents to leave their homes.
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Ugandan Clean Energy Companies Secure Funding from German Gov't Deforestation 2

GIZ says the program dubbed the COVID-19 Economic Relief Fund for the off-grid solar and cookstove sector will support beneficiaries with finances to run their daily activities, including subsidizing the salaries of the employees.