Disasters

Experts review IGAD Climate Hazard Risks and Food Security Atlas

Kigali Rwanda: A Regional Stakeholder’s workshop on the IGAD/ICPAC Atlas for Climate Hazard Risks and Food Security is to be held in Kigali, Rwanda on 24 February 2016.

The IGAD Climate Prediction and Applications Centre (ICPAC ), World Food Programme (WFP) Regional Bureau for East and Central Africa (RBN)and partners are jointly organizing a Regional Stakeholder’s workshop on the IGAD/ICPAC Atlas for Climate Hazard Risks and Food Security on 24 February 2016.

City Banker and Motorcyclist Perish in Kampala City floods

By Steven Wandera and Andrew Bagala
Kampala in The Daily Monitor Nerwspaper
A bodaboda cyclist and a female passenger yesterday afternoon fell in a drainage channel during a heavy lunchtime storm on Muteesa 1 Road near the Pan Africa Square in Kampala and drowned

The police identified the passenger as Brenda Omuntu, an employee of Barclays Bank, but did not have details of the cyclist by press time. The accident happened during a downpour that saw several city roads cut off by flood waters.