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07:32
07:32

FPU Donates Life Jackets to Fishing Communities in Jinja city fisherman 1

The official handover took place at Masese landing site on Monday, where Southern Division Mayor Nasser Ashiraf received the donation during an engagement with UPDF officers.
15:01
15:01

Two Fishermen Drown in Lake Victoria deceased

Rashid Kasaajja, the Bukagabo landing site chairperson, says that much as the Fisheries Protection Unit-FPU personnel have labored to sensitize fishermen on the disadvantages of using illegal fishing gear, which contribute to the increase of fatal accidents across the lake, most of them have remained adamant.
18:23
18:23

Swimming Pool Attendants, Fishermen, Retooled in Water Safety Skills accident 1 3

Hassan Latif, a water safety coach attached to Masdar says that Busoga sub-region is still grappling with the challenge of managing drowning cases due to overloading of passenger boats and use of illegal boats during fishing activities.
18:13
18:13

Njeru Residents Opt for Water Transport to Beat the Inter-District Travel Ban security 2 1

The residents, most of them casual labourers and market vendors say that security teams are demanding national and work identity cards, from every person who intends to cross the Nile bridge, yet many of them do not have documents and do not belong to the category of essential workers who are allowed to cross the district boundary.
07:30
07:30

Police Retrieve Bodies of Lake Kyoga Drowning Victims deceased

Umar Mudhasi, a fisherman who participated in the rescue efforts told URN that the victims were not wearing life jackets when their boat capsized.
08:37
08:37

Police Mount Search For Boat Accident Victims Kenya

According to preliminary information, the 13 Ugandan traders were sailing on a boat with an unspecified number of bags of maize flour and fish from Sigulu Island in Namayingo district for sale in Kenya.
17:31
17:31

Five Killed in Boat Accident on River Nile life jacket 1 Top story

Muzoora says the five were returning from Nwoya district this morning where they had gone for cultivation on a canoe loaded with sacks of foodstuffs, which were too heavy for the water forcing it to capsize. The deceaseds bodies were recovered from different spots following a joint search by marine officials and residents.
16:11
16:11

Five Drown in Lake Kwania sub county

Samuel Abedi, the Amolatar District Police Commander, says they have so far recovered the bodies of Carlos Ogwal, 6, Michelle Akello, 3 and their mother, Lillian Ayugi, 32 years. He says they are still searching for the bodies of two other accident victims.
06:57
06:57

Police to Carry Out Massive Operation on Marine Transport martin okoth ochola 1

Police Spokesperson, Emilian Kayima, says Marine Police will work hand in hand with the Works and Transport Ministry to ensure that all Marine vessels are inspected and licensed.
17:44
17:44

Metrological Officer Warns Marine Travelers on Bad Weather lake victoria 1

Usually, Lake Victoria experiences strong waves between the Months of June and August. However, Lake Victoria in the past two weeks has experienced rough waters. The strong waves are mostly experiences in open waters between Funve and Buggala Islands, Bugaba and Bukasa Islands and between Kigungu and Kachanga islands.
07:14
07:14

Seven Drown In Lake Kyoga in Two Months operation 2 1

Nsamba says they have also appealed to the Fisheries Protection Unit to resume their operations on the Lake and fight the practice of fishermen gazetting certain spots on the lake, which is fueling clashes.
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