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Buvuma District

Buvuma Island

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3rd Market Information Symposium: Gladys Nalunkuma (Buvuma District)

Attendants of the 3rd Market Information Symposium in Uganda tell about their reasons for coming to this event.

Enhancing ADUA's Activities in Buvuma Islands

Action for Development in Underserved Areas (ADUA) and Help International Volunteers worked in the Buvuma Island District to test for and teach about HIV/AID...

Gavumenti etongozza eggombolola empya e Buvuma

Kyakuyamba okutuuse empeereza yaayo ku bantu. For more news visit: http://bukedde.co.ug/ Follow us on Twitter https: https://twitter.com/bukeddeonline Like o...

Kitamiiro-Buvuma: Mututaase siriimu atumalawo

Buvuma Island Residents accuse government of leaving them out in various government services

Residents of Buvuma Island district accuse government of leaving them out in various government services, despite awarding them a district status two years a...

Ebitimba ebisoba mu 100 byokeddwa e Buvuma

Abavubi basabye gavumenti ebadduukirire.

Orphanage in Uganda (Buvuma Island, Lake Victoria)

I am spending several weeks with a few orphanages in Uganda. Here is a glimpse of some of the wonderful children I worked with on an island in Lake Victoria....

Buvuma inhabitants resist eviction

http://www.ntvuganda.co.ug/ Government has given an ultimatum to residents settled on a forest reserve on Buvuma Island to vacate the area or face eviction. ...

Ab'e Buvuma badaaga lwa kidyeri

Abakulembeze balaajanye.

Part two of Africa mission trip video--Buvuma Island village & return boat trip.avi

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91 news items

 
New Vision
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 08:04:25 -0700

The statements, comments, or opinions expressed through the use of New Vision Online are those of their respective authors, who are solely responsible for them, and do not necessarily represent the views held by the staff and management of New Vision ...

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New Vision
Thu, 08 May 2014 23:11:15 -0700

Unlike other districts which have plenty of land, Buvuma district is an island, thus is surrounded by water. This partly explains why Buvuma's population estimated at 100,000 is mostly engaged in fishing. About 60,000 are fishermen, while the rest ...
 
New Vision
Wed, 20 Feb 2013 23:35:34 -0800

The Government has embarked on boosting business in the islands of Buvuma district by providing the business community with a new ferry. The Prime Minister Amama Mbabazi said the Government had finalised the process of acquiring a ferry. Mbabazi ...

New Vision

New Vision
Tue, 21 May 2013 23:00:04 -0700

Travellers to the 52 Lake Victoria islands that make up Buvuma district often access the place from here. For those who travel to the islands occasionally, it is worthwhile to have one last chance to empty one's bowels in a decent latrine as such ...

New Vision

New Vision
Sat, 17 May 2014 02:01:18 -0700

Lake Victoria, the world's second largest fresh water lake is under threat from irresponsible human activities. Therefore, until World Environment Day on June 5 Vision Group media platforms will run investigative articles, programmes and commentaries ...
 
The Observer (blog)
Thu, 25 Sep 2014 16:29:00 -0700

At Uganda's fish landing sites, almost everything is in short supply except alcohol and prepaid sex. On Buvuma islands, the largest on Lake Victoria, sex workers from Kampala rent lodges for almost a month to offer services to fishermen. According to ...
 
New Vision
Sun, 11 Mar 2012 14:20:18 -0700

The ill-fated boat that was travelling from Kiyindi landing site in Buikwe district to Bugaya subcounty in Buvuma district capsized between Liibu and Luweero in Buvuma on Thursday night last week. The Buvuma resident district commissioner Apollo ...

New Vision

New Vision
Tue, 10 Jun 2014 13:32:51 -0700

In March 2012, 21 fishermen and businessmen who were in boat from Ssenyi landing site in Buikwe district capsized in the lake between Muwama and Lyabaana Islands in Buvuma district. Only two of the 21 people who were in the boat managed to survive ...
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