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Speaker Kadaga Advocates for Tree Planting at all Public Gatherings

11 Nov 2019 · The Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga, has advocated for tree planting at every public or social gathering as a way of mitigating the adverse effects of climate change.

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Speaker Kadaga Advocates for Tree Planting at all Public Gatherings climate change 1 1

The Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga, has advocated for tree planting at every public or social gathering as a way of mitigating the adverse effects of climate change.
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Second Phase of Relocating Bududa Landslide Victims to Start Next Month 1 4

Colonel Twaha Kanyoma, who represented the commander Uganda People’s Defense Forces-UPDF Engineering Brigade, said that transportation of construction materials to the site has been hindered by the impassable roads caused by the heavy rains.
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Uganda’s Land Question Remains Unanswered - Bamugemereire 1 1

The chairperson of the Land Commission of Inquiry Lady Justice Catherine Bamugemereire says the Public hearings could not resolve all cases adding that those pending will be transferred into other investigations mechanisms of government.
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MPs Want Stone Quarrying in Bulambuli Halted 7 1

Residents argue that some of the water flows from the stone quarrying sites belonging to Kampala and Tororo cement factories and ditches that were left open after the excavation of murrum.
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Cultural Leaders Ask Gov't To Establish Registry for Customary Land Ownership 3

Currently, customary land is being registered by Sub County chiefs as opposed to other tenures such as mailo, leasehold and freehold whose national registry is maintained by the Ministry of Lands Housing and Urban Development.
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Lightning Strike Claims Two in Kasese

The duo was killed on Wednesday evening following a heavy down pour in various parts of Kasese district. Ernest Kasoke, the Muhokya Sub county LC III Chairperson told URN that Bwambale was struck by the thunderbolt in Kinyabakazi village in Muhokya Sub County where he and his wife had gone to attend to their cotton plantation.
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Giving Human Medicine to Livestock Worsening Antibiotics Resistance 1 7

Dr Freddie Bwanga, the Director of Makerere College of Health Sciences, says the practice is going to introduce a situation where humans are never cured of antibiotics unless arrested.