Wrangle Over Migingo Island Sees Uganda Closing Kenyan School
Ugandan authorities have closed the kindergarten, saying that Migingo Island did not belong to Kenya. The row over the one-acre island has simmered since 2004, when Ugandan forces pitched their tents on the pretext of helping to fight piracy in Lake Victoria, but ended up controlling it.
Residents and fishermen of Nambo Beach in Usenge Siaya County protest against harassment in Lake Victoria hours after some fishermen were abducted together with three police officers by the Uganda authorities in Lake Victoria.
Nation, 23 June 2018
An inter-state agency has been proposed to manage Lake Victoria in a bid to end perennial border row pitting Kenya and Uganda. Read more »
Nation, 18 June 2018
Fresh tension has gripped Lake Victoria islands following new arrests of more than 12 Kenyan fishermen by Ugandan security officials. Read more »