Nakasongola (Uganda)

Type: City
Name: Nakasongola (Uganda)
Country: Uganda
Latitude: 1.33
Longitude: 32.450001
population: 6,922
First reported Sep 13 2014 - Updated Sep 13 2014 - 1 reports

Is Uganda prepared for the looming charcoal crisis?

Ms Grace Nakamatte, a mother of five in Kaliisizo, Rakai District, says two of her children spend at least four complete days a month away looking for firewood.The burden of collecting firewood for the family falls on the duo, James Matovu, 15, and Emily ... [Published Uganda Daily Monitor - Sep 13 2014]
First reported Sep 06 2014 - Updated Sep 06 2014 - 1 reports

Cult members flee homes over census arrest threats

KampalaMembers of a religious cult in Luweero and Nakasongola districts, who shunned the ongoing national population census, have abandoned their homes for fear of arrest and forceful enumeration.In Nakasongola, census enumerators and security officials ... [Published Uganda Daily Monitor - Sep 06 2014]
Entities: Census, Arrests, Threat, Security
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated Aug 31 2014 - 1 reports

Chris Evans: I’m unlucky in love

Chris Evans Kaweesi is a face and voice you will put to a number of local love songs. Watching him effortlessly do his thing, with a boyish smile and accompanying actions to relay the emotion in the lyrics of his songs, one would think he is a natura ... [Published Uganda Daily Monitor - Aug 31 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

Leaders ignorant of domestic violence law

NakasongolaThe law against domestic violence, passed four years ago, has not made any impact as was anticipated, if the findings made by Members of Parliament in Nakasongola, are anything to go by.At a meeting organised for the Nakasongola District leaders ... [Published Uganda Daily Monitor - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

Police Warns Bus Drivers

By Justus LyatuuFollowing Monday's bus accident that killed seven people and injured 20 at Sasira in Nakasongola district, all drivers will be vetted and given identification tags.Speaking at the Uganda Media Centre on Tuesday, Dr Steven Kasiima, the ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

'He tried to brake, then crashed and rolled'

By Vision ReportersSeven people died on the spot on Monday after two speeding buses plying the Kampala-Arua route, collided at Wabigalo in Nakasongola on the Gulu- Kampala highway.Police says KK Travellers from Kampala was heading to Arua, while Gaaga ... [Published New Vision - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 13 2014 - Updated Aug 13 2014 - 1 reports

Government, donors partner to boost climate-smart farming

he government and development partners have launched a smart agriculture project that will help smallholder farmers use improved techniques to increase yields, and incomes while also reducing the impact of future climate change on agriculture.Support ... [Published Comesa - Aug 13 2014]
Entities: Agriculture, farmer, Uganda
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 1 reports

Disadvantaged Muslims Get Food to...

The Uganda Muslim Youth Assembly (UMYA) and the Foundation for Human Rights and Humanitarian Relief (IHH) from Turkey have started donating food to the needy, for the duration of Ramadhan."We shall fast [peacefully] since we have got food to help us in ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 16 2014]

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"From now it is going to be hard for a driver to cause an accident and run to another company as it has been" he said
"We are guided by Islamic teachings in giving out these food packages, and not politics" he said

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Is Uganda prepared for the looming charcoal cri... [Published Uganda Daily Monitor - Sep 13 2014]
Cult members flee homes over census arrest threats [Published Uganda Daily Monitor - Sep 06 2014]
Chris Evans: I’m unlucky in love [Published Uganda Daily Monitor - Aug 31 2014]
Leaders ignorant of domestic violence law [Published Uganda Daily Monitor - Aug 27 2014]
Police Warns Bus Drivers [Published AllAfrica.com - Aug 20 2014]
'He tried to brake, then crashed and rolled' [Published New Vision - Aug 19 2014]
Government, donors partner to boost climate-sma... [Published Comesa - Aug 13 2014]
Disadvantaged Muslims Get Food to... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 16 2014]
Uganda: Country Takes Stock of New Climate Info... [Published Water Conserve: News - Feb 09 2014]
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AlertNet: Farmers and herders in Uganda's cattle corridor are benefiting from timely information on climate and weather patterns delivered on their mobile phones, over the radio and even in churches, thanks to an initiative that has won the backing of ...
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