Hailstorm Devastates Ibanda Villages

Residents of Rwensinga, symptoms Nyamirima parish Nyabuhikye in Ibanda district are anticipating food shortage after heavy rains destroyed their crops during Easter.

A disastrous hail storm hit the area on Sunday, and destroyed many plantations, gardens, homes and the Rwensinga Catholic Church.

The LC 3 councilor Nyabuhikye Sub-county Mr. Guma Tomas described the incident as devastating and called for government help.

Some of the locals that lost their homes included one Julius Bekarira and Richard Mpumwire who told Chimpreports they and their families have nowhere to reside.



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