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09:20
09:20

Marine Police Accused of Extorting Money from Travelers on Lake Victoria 4 1

According to information obtained by our reporters, Marine police often stop the boat operators to check on their life saving equipment such as life jackets, overloading and enforce the COVID-19 preventive measures. However, a boat operator told URN on condition of anonymity that the intention of the officers isn’t to maintain order on the lake but to extort money from them.
09:17
09:17

Canoe Boat Catches Fire with 18 Passengers Onboard Marine Police 1

The boat was loaded with fish worth 40 million Shillings and other merchandise that included timber and a motorcycle. Mawaala LCI chairperson Gerald Kalyango says the boat engine sparked after experiencing a technical problem and lit three jerricans of petrol that were nearby.
08:42
08:42

Marine Police Restricts Passenger Boats on Kiyindi-Buvuma Route George Ssenabulya 3 1 Top story

Following the suspension of Kiyindi-Buvuma ferry last week because of a mechanical breakdown, various boat operators including fishermen started transporting people across Lake Victoria without considering passenger safety.
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