The search for more bodies is still ongoing
The Kingfisher project is part of the wider oil development projects being undertaken in the Albertine Graben to facilitate oil production
More than 300,000 were displaced or forced to flee to Uganda, on the other side of Lake Albert.
About 25 people who comprised mostly of fishermen from Fofo landing site were rescued
The kingfisher development area is located in Buhuka parish in Kikuube district
The residents are reportedly forced to dump the waste into the lake due to lack of proper waste disposal facilities among the fishing communities.
The Nile delta is where River Nile meets Lake Albert and is among the most ecologically gifted parts of the Albertine
In all, at least 500,000 cubic metres of water will be needed daily
The incident followed a heavy downpour which was characterized by high winds
The world over now is recognising the role played by the traditional cultural practices of indigenous and local communities in nature conservation.
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