Govt Moves to Secure Release of Kenyan Fishermen in Uganda
The fishermen were arrested when they were fishing in Lake Victoria near Remba Island in Homa Bay County. Foreign Affairs Cabinet Secretary Amina Mohammed and her Ugandan counterpart Sam Kutesa say that they are already working on a "lasting solution that will see a peaceful co-existence between Kenyans and Ugandans living in the fish-rich Migingo island".
Capital FM, 9 November 2017
Foreign Affairs Cabinet Secretary Amina Mohammed has secured the release of seven Kenyans detained by Ugandan authorities. Read more »
Fishermen in Homa Bay County.
Nation, 8 November 2017
Ugandan authorities on Wednesday released five of the 17 fishermen arrested on Monday night, even as Kenyan police chief suggested they may have breached the laws on fishing. Read more »
Nation, 7 November 2017
Seventeen Kenyan fishermen were arrested in Lake Victoria on Monday night and detained on Ugandan islands by Ugandan security personnel. Read more »