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By Vision Reporter Decrying what he termed as increased degradation of wetlands, President Yoweri Museveni has ordered government officials to ensure that no new factories are setup in the wetlands. He gave the directive during the 39th Tarehe Sita anniversary celebrations...
By Andrew Kaggwa , NECJOGHA KAMPALA, UGANDA - The Uganda National Meteorological Authority (UNMA) has today released the seasonal rainfall forecast for the March, April and May season predicting normal to above average rains for most parts of the country. “Overall,...
Uganda earns a total of shs566b from exporting the Nile Perch fish and its products alone, according to the minister for Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries, Vincent Bamulangaki Ssempijja. Out of the $153m (about shs566b) Uganda earns from Nile perch,...
By Padili James Mikomangwa, The Exchange East Africa/NECJOGHA DAR ES SALAAM, TANZANIA – The Tanzania Meteorological Authority (TMA) has today Thursday released the seasonal rainfall forecast for the March to May season (MAM 2020) for the bimodal areas predicting normal to...
By Andrew Kaggwa, NECJOGHA NAIROBI, KENYA - A regional body that monitors climate in the Greater Horn of Africa has warned of flash floods and drought in parts of East Africa and other countries of the Greater Horn of Africa. “March,...
By David Luganda NECJOGHA/AFMC The Uganda National Meteorological Authority (UNMA) has urged farmers not to start planting crops because the country, is still in the dry season of December, January and February as the main planting season is still ahead....
By Kate Ferguson, DFID WISER Programme Manger at Met Office For the last four years, the Met Office has been helping create a positive change to millions of lives in East Africa through a weather and climate programme called WISER....
The year 2019 was the second warmest year on record after 2016, according to the World Meteorological Organization’s consolidated analysis of leading international datasets. Average temperatures for the five-year (2015-2019) and ten-year (2010-2019) periods were the highest on record. Since...
KALUNGU, UGANDA – Grief and shock gripped residents of Kamuwunga landing site in the southern Uganda district of Kalungu on Friday last week when a 17 year old boy drowned in Lake Victoria. Police identified the deceased only as David....
Bonn/Kampala - In consultation with the secretariat of UN Climate Change (UNFCCC), the Republic of Uganda has decided to move the dates of the upcoming Africa Climate Week to 20 to 24 April 2020. The new dates take advantage of the...

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