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BY David Luganda, NECJOGHA / AFMC Mombasa, Kenya- Experts have predicted heavy rainfall for March, April to May (MAM) season in most parts of the Greater Horn of Africa (GAH). “The downscaled regional objective climate forecast from eight Global Producing...
By Luganda David,   NECJOGHA/AFMC The Kenya Meteorological Department (KMD) has predicted most of Kenya is likely to experience enhanced rainfall for the October-November-December (OND) short rain season. ‘During OND 2019, it is expected that most parts of Kenya will experience...
Desert locusts have reached Baringo and Kiambu counties — bringing the total of infested counties in Kenya to 10. The update is from the desert locust situation update released on Monday by the UN-Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO). FAO said...
By Andrew Kaggwa and David Luganda, AFMC/NECJOGHA Dar es Salaam, Tanzania – There is a higher chance of wetter conditions in most of the equatorial and southern sectors of the Greater Horn of Africa (GHA) during October to December 2019...
By Andrew Kaggwa, NECJOGHA Kampala, Uganda - The Uganda National Meteorological Authority (UNMA) has said that the current rains are likely to spill into January 2020 for most parts of the country. In a statement released by UNMA early this month...
By Frank Lukwago, New Vision/NECJOGHA Kampala, Uganda – Below is the detailed seasonal weather forecast for all parts of Uganda for the September to December (SOND) rain season released by the Uganda National Meteorological Authority (UNMA) early this month. Overall, there...
By Mohammed Salim, Daily News/NECJOGHA Dar es Salaam, Tanzania - Kigogo is an administrative ward in the Kinondoni district of the Dar es Salaam City of Tanzania. This area which is heavily populated floods frequently exposing residents to floods and flood...
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...
Kampala, Uganda - Uganda needs five billion shillings (US$ 1.4m) to avert a possible invasion of desert locusts, according to the Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries. The announcement comes amidst an invasion of locusts which are threatening pastures...
By Christopher Ahimbisibwe, Orumuri/NECJOGHA and Sheila Nakabuye NBS TV/NECJOGHA Mbarara, Uganda –River Rwizi which is the source of livelihood in 10 districts of western Uganda is choking on sewerage, garbage and effluent released from factories. According to a study carried out...