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09:20
09:20

Gov't Invisible in Effort to Recover Kasenyi Drown Victim's Bodies Lake Victoria 4

Ronald Bogere, the chairman of the Landing site and spokesperson of the local fishermen's association, expressed his dismay at the lack of government support in this difficult situation.
10:28
10:28

Entebbe's "Mama Nalubaale" Vows to Fight Degradation of Lake Victoria Rajiv Ruparelia 3 4

Nakamya wants to save the lake from pollution resulting from discharge of untreated sewage, dumping of chemicals, soil and other substances that could affect aquatic life and water quality.
12:24
12:24

Weather Forecasters Warn of Rough Winds, Waves on Lake Victoria 1

The lake has since Saturday been experiencing unusually strong winds of about 25 knots(kts) which has occasioned very large waves of above 2 meters high, a situation that is expected to continue for the next couple of days.
07:22
07:22

Pilot Early Warning System Cuts Lake Victoria Deaths 3

“The project has also reduced annual weather-related deaths on the lake by 30% - thus saving more than 300 lives per year, while economic benefits of the project are estimated at US$ 44 million per year,” says the study.
18:00
18:00

UNOC Ships in 6 Million Litres of Fuel Via Lake Victoria fuel imports 2 1

Peter Muliisa, the head of legal and corporate affairs at UNOC, said the company, which runs the business arm of government in the oil and gas sector, shipped in six million litres through Lake Victoria in the last one month. Each route carried one million litres of fuel.
13:22
13:22

Nile Perch Stocks in Lake Victoria Increase by 31 Percent President Museveni 1 2 Top story

According to Dr. Rukunya, the country was losing about US$ 52 million approximately Shillings 182 Billion of fish exports annually due to illegal fishing activities.
15:27
15:27

Engineers Call For Advanced Lake Monitoring to Control Floods wetlands 4 1

Eng. Dr Seith Mugume noted that the rising and falling water levels are as a result of an imbalance created by several human-induced factors that affect water inflows and outflows from Lake Victoria.
11:00
11:00

Gov’t Moves to Resettle Persons Displaced by Rising Water Levels Lake Victoria 4 1

Water levels for major water bodies across the country have gone up in recent months from 12.00 meters in 2019 to above 13.4 meters, in the case of Lake Victoria, a mark last recorded in 1964, while Lake Kyoga is projected to exceed the highest historical water level of 13.2 meters.
13:16
13:16

Ministry of Agriculture Blocks Introduction of New Fish Species Lake Victoria 5 1

Dr Anthony Taabu Munyaho, the Director National Fisheries Resources Research Institute, says that the proposal was tabled for review by a Chinese investor. He, however, adds that they rejected it citing the numerous risks.
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