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Flash floods cut off Kasese, Bundibugyo

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Flash floods have again hit Kasese district cutting off Kasese-Fort Portal main road at Nyamwamba Bridge. Several residents in Kasese had a sleepless night after major rivers in the district burst...

Experts offer solutions as floods ravage country

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By Felix Basiime, Robert Muhereza, Felix Ainebyoona, Malik Fahad Jjingo, Bill Oketch, Philip Wafula & Sam Caleb Opio In Summary The western region National Environmental Management Authority (Nema)...

Lockdown, floods disrupt fisheries sector

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By Tony Abet In Summary Dr Nkalubo said the overlapping water may cause the crossover of some big fish species such as Nile Perch to water bodies with small fish species. She said this would disrupt...

Floods to trigger malaria cases, government warns

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By NOBERT ATUKUNDA Malaria cases are expected to increase with the current floods that have continued to ravage the country, Ministry of Health has warned. Dr Jimmy Opigo, the programme manager at...

Floods ravage Lwera rice fields

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In Summary Lwera effect. A report by Natural Resources Parliament’s committee of 2016 revealed that human activities had affected fish stock within Lake Victoria since Lwera wetland acted as a...

OPM orders 700 flood victims to vacate school

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By FELIX BASIIME & LONGINO MUHINDO The Office of the Prime Minister (OPM) has asked more than 700 people, who were displaced by the December floods in Bundibugyo District, to vacate Semuliki High...

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