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Global Weather Hazards Summary: May 29 - June 04, 2020

Flooding concerns persist in parts of East Africa while parts of Southern Africa remain dry Africa Weather Hazards Spring breeding is expected to increase desert locust numbers in East Africa. Mature...

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Uganda

Floods displace thousands nationwide

By Monitor Team Despite rain reducing in most parts of the country, many others continue to experience devastating effects of floods. The raging floods have claimed about 20 lives and left thousands...

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Uganda

Kasese floods death toll now 11

By John Thawite The district and Uganda Red Cross authorities said the deceased included two students, and Uganda People’s Defence Forces (UPDF) soldier, Lothorach Lokwang, attached to the...

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Uganda + 1 more

8 dead as fresh floods hit Kasese

By MISAIRI THEMBO KAHUNGU, ENID NINSIIMA & JOEL KAGUTA At least eight people were feared dead yesterday after floods and mudslides hit parts of Kasese District on the border with the Democratic...

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Global Weather Hazards Summary: May 22 - 28, 2020

Flooding continues along the Juba and Shabelle rivers, while parts of Southern Africa remain dry Spring breeding is expected to increase desert locust numbers in East Africa. Mature swarms are still...

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East Africa Flood Scenarios 2020

SUMMARY • After a drier than average period across East Africa until mid 2019, conditions turned sharply to much wetter than average weather. Across vast areas of the region, the last nine months...

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Uganda

Worry as more people are displaced by floods

The water and environment ministry recently indicated that the Lake Victoria water level is increasing and that it is likely to surpass the highest mark. KAMPALA - The joint security task force has...

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Global Weather Hazards Summary: May 15 - 21, 2020

East Africa continues to face heavy rainfall and flooding, while locust threaten to spread into the Sahel Spring breeding is expected to increase desert locust numbers in East Africa. Mature swarms...

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