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02:04
02:04

Panicky Fisherman Jumps to his Death After Meeting FPU in Lake Albert 1

The deceased has only been identified as Owonda, a fisherman attached to Kijangi landing site in Tonya parish Buseruka sub county in Hoima district. Julius Hakiza, the Albertine region police spokesperson confirmed the incident saying they have launched investigations.
13:15
13:15

Five Arrested Over Brutal Murder of 42-year-old Man Lake Albert 1

The five suspects whose particulars have been concealed by police for fear of jeopardizing police investigations are accused of murdering Ramadhan Oyirwoth, a resident of Kapapi village in Kapapi sub county in Hoima district. The incident happened on Saturday night near Kamagongoro landing site in Walukuba parish Butiaba sub county in Buliisa district.
08:35
08:35

Fisheries Protection Unit Burns Over 200 Illegal Boats Lake Albert 1 Top story

According to Ndifula, the operations that are ongoing are aimed at strengthening national capacities to eliminate illegal fishing activities and increase the protection of transboundary resources. He says that the operations will spread to all the landing sites on Lake Albert until all illegal fishing activities are stopped.
14:21
14:21

Fishermen on Lake Albert Want Operation Against Illegal Fishing Gear Halted 2 2

The fisheries Protection Unit-FPU early this month launched an operation against illegal fishing gear on the Lake Albert.
15:51
15:51

Butiaba Health Centre III Workers Living in Fear of Crocodile Attacks Health workers 3 1 Top story

Moses Kaahwa, the Health Center In charge explains that the working condition at the facility is not good given the threats from the crocodiles.
09:34
09:34

Fishermen Decry Low Catch on Lake Albert low fish catch 1

Gilbert Wanadi, dealing in fish business at Kyehoro landing site in Kikuube district, says for months now fish has been a major problem for fishmongers and consumers, leading to the high price of fish in the area.
17:14
17:14

LC1 Chairperson on the Run Over Murder of Fisherman Lake Albert 1 1

It is alleged that the Chairperson together with three other suspects namely Patrick Balitwaha, John Byaruhanga and Moses Munaka - all fishermen attached to Kabanda landing site in Buseruka sub county Hoima district - killed Samuel Warom, 20, a fisherman attached to Mbegu landing site in Mbegu parish Kabaale sub county in Hoima district. The incident happened on Friday night at around 10p.m.
13:47
13:47

Two Arrested in Hoima Over Alleged Murder of Fisherman Lake Albert 1

The suspects are Patrick Balitwaha and John Byaruhanga both fishermen attached to Kijangi landing site in Mbegu parish, Kabaale sub county in Hoima district.
16:27
16:27

Leaders Demand Comprehensive Report on Lake Albert Shooting DRC Militiamen 4 1

On Monday three Ugandan fishermen were shot and critically injured by suspected DRC militiamen while carrying out fishing on the Lake Albert waters.
07:39
07:39

Injured Ugandan Fishermen Evacuated to Hoima Regional Referral Hospital drc militia 2

The injured fishermen are Seremos Byaruhanga, Robert Amukuhikirize and Deo Busobozi, all attached to Nsunzu B landing site in Buhuka Parish Kyangwali sub county, Kikuube district. They were shot and injured at around 5a.m near the Senjojo landing site in Buhuka parish.
14:09
14:09

Suspected Congolese Militiamen Shoot Three Ugandan Fishermen DRC Militiamen 1 1 Top story

Reginal Ngamita, the Buhuka Parish LC 2 Chairperson told Uganda Radio Network in an Interview that the suspected militiamen raided the lake between 4 am and 5 am on Monday morning.
16:14
16:14

Two Fishermen Drown in Lake Albert Boat accident 1

The deceased fishermen have only been identified as AJaruva and Richard both attached to Bugoma landing site in Buhuka parish Kyangwali sub county in Kikuube district. The incident happened on Saturday evening at around 5p.m.
16:09
16:09

Suspected Armed DR Congo Militiamen Rob 8 Boat Engines on Lake Albert DRC Militiamen 1

The attack occurred in the wee hours of Saturday morning at around 5a.m near the Bugoma landing site in Buhuka parish Kyangwali sub county in Kikuube district.
09:58
09:58

Kikuube COVID-19 Taskforce Suspends Water Transport on L. Albert Lake Albert 1

Amlan Tumusiime, the Kikuube Resident District Commissioner-RDC told Uganda Radio Network in an interview on Friday Morning that they resolved to suspend water transport on the lake to prevent the further spread of the pandemic. There are currently 25 cases of COVID-19 in the district, eight of whom are health workers, nine humanitarian workers, a police officer and members of the public.
11:02
11:02

COVID-19 Taskforce Considering to Suspend Night Fishing on Lake Albert suspension 1

James Wanzala, a fisherman at Kijangi landing site, says that the proposed suspension of night fishing operations is good. He, however, wants the COVID-19 Taskforce to come up with appropriate measures to compel fishermen not to cross to the DRC while on the lake.
15:01
15:01

Suspected DRC Militiamen Rob 15 Engine Boats on Lake Albert fishermen 1

Julius Hakiza, the Albertine Region Police Spokesperson says that the suspected Congolese militiamen that were dressed in DRC military uniform raided the lake and placed several fishermen at gunpoint, and ordered them to surrender the boats to them.
16:12
16:12

12 Rescued As Boat Capsizes on Lake Albert Boat accident 1 1

The boat accident occurred in the wee hours of Monday morning at around 2:30 am near Fofo landing site in Tonya Parish Buseruka sub-county Hoima district.
10:44
10:44

MP Mukitale Wants Buliisa Flood Victims Resettled in Bugungu Game Reserve Lake Albert 1 Top story

Simon Mutiti, a resident of Butiaba landing site in Butiaba Sub County is one of those displaced by the floods. According to Mutiti, he is currently experiencing untold suffering since his three houses were submerged by floods.
13:17
13:17

Suspected DRC Militiamen Rob Engine Boats on Lake Albert robbery 1

The armed militiamen raided the lake at around 2 a.m near Kaiso landing site in Kabaale sub-county Hoima district. They placed several fishermen at gunpoint and ordered them to surrender the engines.
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.
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