Lake victoria

Why fishers of Lake Victoria look to the future with hope

Reading Time: 2 minutes Fishers in Lake Victoria are a happy lot and look to the future with the hope following the completion of […]

Lake Victoria wetlands in grave danger – experts

Reading Time: 3 minutes The wetlands along the shores of Lake Victoria in the three East African Community (EAC) partner States are shrinking at […]

Biting shortage of omena hits traders in Lake Victoria

Reading Time: < 1 minute Fears of a complete depletion of omena in Lake Victoria in the next three months are rife, mainly due to […]

Worries as plastics choke life in Lake Victoria

Reading Time: 2 minutes Lake Victoria is chocking under micro-plastics and other forms of pollution like water hyacinth despite persistent calls for quick intervention […]

Coast Guard station launched in Lake Victoria

Reading Time: < 1 minute The government has set up a new Kenya Coast Guard Station in Mbita sub-county, Homa Bay county, to en- hance […]

Tipples by the lake

Reading Time: 2 minutes By Nailantei Norari A cormorant bobs in and out of the water. A hamerkop juts majestically on the jetty at […]

10 people killed after boat capsizes in Lake Victoria

Reading Time: < 1 minute Ten people have died in Lake Victoria after the boat they were travelling in capsized at Usenge, Siaya County on […]

First plastics dhow sails to Lake Victoria

Reading Time: < 1 minute George Kebaso @Morarak The United Nations Environment Programme (Unep) has challenged Kenya’s neighbours to support the country’s efforts towards reducing plastics  […]

Hundreds of people in Budalangi displaced by floods (pictorial)

Reading Time: 2 minutes Floods have once again hit Budalangi plains in Busia County displacing hundreds of residents. Reportedly, water back flow from Lake […]

Dunga beach visit and toe nail trimming that never was!

Reading Time: 3 minutes After a lot of pressure from Uncle Habakkuk spanning several months, I finally succumbed and agreed to take him on […]