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07:34
07:34

Crocodiles Scare Fishermen from Lake Victoria UWA 1 2

John Magunda, a fisherman in Buwooya sub county notes that the crocodiles hide under stones during the evening hours and often attack them forcing them to abandon their boats. He says the crocodiles do not only scare them from accessing the lake, but they also destroy their fishing nets.
16:16
16:16

Leaders, Residents Protest Proposed Closure of Ttome Landing Site FPU 4 1

This morning, residents led by Buvuma District Speaker, Buvuma town council LC III chairperson and councilors resolved to block the army from closing the landing site, which is home to more than 3000 people.
10:45
10:45

Two BMU Officers in Buvuma Arrested Over Death of Fisherman 1 1

The Ssezibwa Regional Police Spokesperson Hellen Butoto says that the suspects were found in possession of the deceased’s belongings which include fishing gears such as nets hidden in their houses.
15:23
15:23

Thieves Threaten Fishing Activities In Buvuma Islands FPU 4 1

The fishermen reported losing two engines and several fishing nets in the past month. Several fishing nets have been removed after they have been set to trap fish.
11:47
11:47

Evicted Buvuma Residents Struggling for New Living general manager 6 7

John Akongere, one of the affected people, says they are struggling to recover their land. He explains that in 2014, the army burnt their houses on grounds that they were housing rebels. He says that it was until a year later that NFA confirmed that it had evicted them from the contested land.
11:53
11:53

Buvuma District Councillor Shot Dead FPU 1

It is allegedly said that one of the FPU officer accidentally pulled the trigger firing at Lukoma whom they had travelled with on the fisheries protection speed vessel for an operation.
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