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11:38
11:38

Fisheries Protection Unit Releases 25 Impounded Boat Engines Fishermen 2 1

The engines were impounded from various landing sites on Lake Albert in the Bunyoro sub-region during operations against illegal fishing gear in August.
11:16
11:16

Fishermen Struggling To Recover 14 Robbed Boat Engines from DR Congo Militiamen DRC Militiamen 1

Robert Ofoi, one of the affected fishermen wonders why the government has left them to suffer in the hands of the suspected Congolese militiamen who have continued to cause untold suffering to them.
12:49
12:49

Fishermen Recover Boat Engines After Paying Ransom to DRC Militiamen Lake Albert 1

The suspected DRC Militia raided Lake Albert near Kaiso landing site in Mbegu Parish, Kabaale sub county Hoima district robbing 19 boat engines and four fishing boats. The attack occurred on March,21,2021.
15:29
15:29

Ugandan Fishermen Pay Ransom to Congo Militiamen for Release of 6 Boat Engines DRC Militiamen 2 1

Fred Mujuni, the Chairman of Kaiso landing site fishing community told Uganda Radio Network in an interview on Monday that the Congolese criminals released six of the nineteen boat engines after their owners each paid USD 500 to have their boat engine released.
12:48
12:48

DRC Militiamen Demand Ransom for Robbed Boat Engines Lake Albert 1

The militiamen raided the Lake on March 21, 2021, near the Kaiso Landing Site in Hoima district and robbed the boat engines from Ugandan fishermen, who were held at gunpoint. The attackers crossed into the Democratic Republic of Congo after the incident.
10:59
10:59

Uganda Lost 213 Boat Engines to Congolese Thugs since 2016 - UPDF Lake Albert 2 1

The Engines were robbed and taken to either Tchomia or Kasenyi landing sites in Bunia district Ituri province situated in the Eastern part of the Democratic republic of Congo.
13:01
13:01

Militiamen Rob 10 Boat Engines in Hoima, Kikuube Districts 1

The militiamen staged two different attacks near Sebigoro landing site in Kabwoya Sub County and Runga landing site Kigorobya Sub County, in Kikuube and Hoima Districts respectively, on Sunday night.
19:35
19:35

Buliisa Fishermen Yet to Recover Stolen Boat Engines 1 1

The militias have since been asking for ransom of 1.5 million shillings to have the boat engines returned to the owners.
15:50
15:50

35 Boat Engines Seized from Fishermen in Buliisa life jackets 1 1

Buliisa District Police Commander Bosco Arop says that the operation codenamed “No Life Jacket, No Fishing” is aimed at controlling accidents and averting the loss of human life on the lake. The operation has covered the landing sites of Wanseko, Butiaba, Bugoigo, Kabolwa, Somsio, Kalolo and Walukuba among others.
12:41
12:41

Suspected Congolese Militiamen Rob 30 Boat Engines lake Albert 2 1 Top story

The Buliisa District Police Commander, Bosco Arop, says the attacks, which saw the militiamen confiscate 35 boat engines belonging to Ugandan fishermen occurred between Monday and Wednesday.
16:09
16:09

Suspected Congolese Gunmen Rob Over 25 Boat Engines armed congolese 5

The gunmen staged two separate raids near Kaiso, Kyehoro, Kijangi Sebigoro and Fofo landing sites in Hoima and Kikube district respectively on Saturday and Sunday.
16:38
16:38

50 People Stranded in Boats on Lake Victoria boat engines

One of the two was a cargo boat traversing the lake from Kasenyi Landing site in Entebbe en route to Nkose Island, one of the furthest landing sites in Kalangala district. It had 46 people on board.
20:02
20:02

Hoima Fishermen Lose 20 Boat Engines to DRC Attackers congolese 3

Robert Mujuni, a fisherman at Kaiso landing site told Uganda Radio Network that the armed Congolese invaded the lake on Friday, Saturday and Sunday and put Ugandans at gunpoint to surrender their fishing gear. He says they went away with 20 boat engines, 10 fishing boats and 10 sets of fishing nets among other fishing gear worth millions of Shillings.
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