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11:30
11:30

Rising Lake Albert Water Levels Displace 200 in Pakwach pakwach district 1

Over 100 houses in the two sub-counties have been submerged and property worth millions of shillings destroyed by the floods which started on Monday.
17:21
17:21

Government Moves to Close Illegal Landing sites in Bunyoro lake albert 1

The Bunyoro Affairs Minister, Ernest Kiiza, says some of the illegal landing sites are harboring wrong elements from the Democratic Republic of Congo.
18:40
18:40

Security Denies Holding Congolese Militiamen lake albert 1 1

Initial reports of the arrest and unconditional release of Congolese militiamen in the Albertine region first circulated on social media on Sunday. But Julius Hakiza, the Albertine region police spokesperson told Uganda Radio Network on Wednesday afternoon that the allegations are baseless.
14:49
14:49

Albertine Police Stuck with Decomposing Body lake albert 1 1

Julius Hakiza, the Albertine Region Police spokesperson, says the fishermen saw the body floating on the water while going with their activities and immediately notified police.
21:09
21:09

Fishermen Call for More Immigration Officers on L. Albert Shoreline congolese 2 1 Top story

The fishermen from the districts of Kikuube, Kagadi, Buliisa and Hoima say that while DR Congo prepares for the next general election on December 23, the possibility of an influx of Congolese nationals is high given the spate of instabilities that ravaged the country in the recent past.
16:50
16:50

More Ugandan Fishermen Flee Lake Albert congolese militia 4 1 Top story

Simon Irumba, a fisherman at Kyehoro landing site in Kikuube district, says the fishermen cannot withstand the rampant attacks by the Congolese militia.
10:51
10:51

Fishermen Abandon Lake Albert Citing Insecurity landing 1

Salome Byamugisha, one of the fishermen, said he can no longer operate his fishing business peacefully while on Lake Albert given the persistent attacks by armed Congolese Militias.
07:35
07:35

CDF Orders Deployment of Fisheries Protection Unit on Lake Albert illegal fishing 4 1

Gen. Muhoozi directed the Hoima District Security Committee to register all Fishermen on the Lake Albert waters to combat the escalating crime along the Uganda-DRC boarder.
07:52
07:52

Fishermen Flee Lake Albert Landing Sites Over Attacks militiamen 1 1

The fishermen are from the landing sites of Kaiso, Kijangi, Kyehoro and Sebigoro in Buseruka and Kabwoya sub-counties in Hoima and Kikuube districts. They started fleeing the landing sites on Monday evening.
16:13
16:13

Search for L. Albert Attack Victims Hangs in Balance lake albert 4 1

Up to seven Ugandan fishermen were shot dead on Saturday as they searched for the Body of their colleague who had been killed earlier by a Congolese Militia operating near Kaiso Landing site in Hoima district.
13:55
13:55

Fishermen Demand Police, UPDF Withdrawal from L. Albert marine police 1 5

The fishermen who spoke to Uganda Radio Network explain that they have continued to face attacks by Congolese Militia without any intervention by the Ugandan security forces despite their presence on the lake. The concern comes barely a day after another attack in which Congolese militia killed seven Ugandan fishermen.
09:34
09:34

Seven Ugandan Fishermen Shot Dead on Lake Albert congolese militia 4

It is alleged that the Fishermen where attacked and shot by DRC Militiamen as they went to search for the body of one of their colleagues who were cut into pieces and dumped into the Lake by the same group on Mond
14:25
14:25

Search for Bodies of Lake Albert Attack Victims Starts fishermen 3

Five people were killed and two others critically injured in an attack by suspected Lendu militiamen, who allegedly cut them into pieces and dumped their bodies in the lake. But bodies of four of the five victims of the attack are still missing.
11:17
11:17

Lake Albert Fishing Community Struggles to Access Clean Water communities 4 1

Awasi Okethi, a fisherman and a resident of Hoimo Landing site in Buseruka sub-county Hoima district, says since his childhood to date no borehole has been installed in the area despite several pleas to the leaders.
11:57
11:57

Fishermen Demand UGX 1Bn Compensation congolese 5 1

The over 300 Fishermen from the landing sites of Kaiso, Kijangi Nkondo, Sebigoro and Fofo in the districts of Buliisa, Kikuube Hoima and Kagadi have lost several boat engines and fishing nets.
10:50
10:50

Forty People Rescued from Lake Albert after Boat Accident christmas 1 1

The boat, that was carrying the Christians among them, men, women and children, was hit by a strong wind soon after setting off from Kiryamboga landing site. It was also loaded with tents and plastic chairs according to Pastor Julius Orombi an eye witness.
12:12
12:12

Tension In Bunyoro As Ebola Case Is Reported In Tchoima drc 1 2

Tchomia is one of the busiest fish Markets in Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo that attracts several Ugandan businessmen from the landing sites of Butiaba, Walukoba, Kijangi, Kaiso,Sebigoro, Nkondo, Ndaiga, Ntoroko, Kyehoro and Fofo from the districts of Hoima, Buliisa, Kikuube, Ntoroko and Kagadi to transact fish business in the Market.
07:45
07:45

Bunyoro Fishermen Demand Reinstatement of BMUs president 1 3 Top story

Pascal Opio, a fisherman attached to Mbegu Landing site in Tonya parish in Buseruka Sub County in Hoima district, says they have lost several fishermen believed to have been thrown by fellow fishermen in the Lake since the BMUs were disbanded.
16:09
16:09

Suspected Congolese Gunmen Rob Over 25 Boat Engines armed congolese 5

The gunmen staged two separate raids near Kaiso, Kyehoro, Kijangi Sebigoro and Fofo landing sites in Hoima and Kikube district respectively on Saturday and Sunday.
06:53
06:53

Congolese Officials Block Ugandans from Meeting Ituri Governor lake albert 1 4

Paul Asiimwe, a Fisheries officer at Tchomia landing site, says that the Congolese Fisheries minister directed them not to clear the team to meet the Governor, saying it is the Hoima Resident district Commissioner who should meet the Governor.
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