The Tiny Island Which Creates a Big Problem for Uganda and Kenya

For as far back as anyone can remember, Migingo was nothing more than an uninhabited pinprick on Lake Victoria. Now it is the centre of a cross-border dispute which tells us a lot about international law, writes Chrisopher Rossi in The Conversation.



  • East Africa:   The Tiny Island Which Creates a Big Problem

    The Conversation Africa, 6 December 2017

    For as far back as anyone could remember, Migingo was nothing more than an uninhabited pinprick on Lake Victoria. One of three small islands in the eastern waters that make up an… Read more »

Migingo Island lies in both Uganda and Kenya waters and this has created disputes regarding its ownership.