Five killed, Dozens Missing After Landslides in Uganda
About 150 houses were reportedly razed by the landslides following the heavy rains in Bududa district. Search and rescue teams are on the ground to work with local authorities and other agencies, according to an official from the office of the prime minister.
Independent (Kampala), 5 June 2019
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