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Uganda

Polio: 95% of targeted children immunised

This represents 8,265,000 children that the health ministry had planned to immunize during the three-day mass polio vaccination campaign. Ninety-five per cent (95%) of the 8.7 million children under five years have been immunized against type 2…

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News and Press Release
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New Vision
Posted:
20 Jan 2022

Ethiopia + 6 more

COVID-19, climate change aggravate water scarcity in Nile Basin

A new interactive map has shown how water scarcity in the Nile Basin is compounded in times of COVID-19 and climate change. The map was produced by a collaborative group of journalists in the Nile Basin, including…

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News and Press Release
Source:
New Vision
Posted:
30 Jul 2021

Uganda

Seven feared dead in Kasese landslides

By Conan Businge and John Thawite Three of those feared dead are siblings from the same family in Kinyamagana village, Bwesumbu sub-county. NATURAL DISASTER Seven people are feared dead in Kasese district, following new landslides, which have razed down…

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News and Press Release
Source:
New Vision
Posted:
25 Nov 2020

Uganda

1,400 displaced by floods in Kasese

“The most affected are children, mothers and the elderly." The number of people displaced by floods in Kasese district continues to surge, with more people fleeing their homes in fear of catastrophe. According to Uganda Red Cross Society…

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News and Press Release
Source:
New Vision
Posted:
05 Nov 2020

Uganda

3 sub-counties ravaged by floods

By Paul Watala People living in flooded areas or water lodged conditions are at risk of suffering from waterborne diseases like diarrhoea, dysentery, cholera, etc. KALAKI - Rising water levels on Lake Kyoga have ravaged three sub-counties in…

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News and Press Release
Source:
New Vision
Posted:
28 Oct 2020

Uganda + 3 more

Japan contributes sh15.9b towards Uganda's refugee effort

Uganda is home to 1.4 million refugees, majority of whom hail from South Sudan and the Democratic Republic of Congo. The Japan government has contributed $2.7m to the refugee program in Uganda. The contribution will be channeled through…

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News and Press Release
Source:
New Vision
Posted:
11 Oct 2020

Uganda

Uncertainty as floods cut off schools

Joselyne Nyangoma, the Hoima district natural resources officer, said the flood waters have brought with them crocodiles and hippopotami, which are a danger to residents. HOIMA**- As the country gears up for the reopening of schools for…

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News and Press Release
Source:
New Vision
Posted:
08 Oct 2020

Uganda

Seven hospitalised after floods in Ibanda

Seven people are still hospitalised after floods swept through four villages in Kyaruhanga ward, Ibanda district last week. The floods were triggered by a heavy downpour that lasted over two hours.The injured people belong to one…

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News and Press Release
Source:
New Vision
Posted:
30 Sep 2020

Uganda

7 injured, property destroyed in Ibanda floods

By Lawrence Mucunguzi The flashfloods were triggered by a heavy downpour that started at around 9pm and lasted two hours. Seven people are still nursing injuries and hundreds left homeless following floods that resulted from a severe thunderstorm…

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News and Press Release
Source:
New Vision
Posted:
26 Sep 2020

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