Majanji News

Minister assures Ugandans on Standard Gauge Railway Project

Minister of Works and Transport Monica Azuba says that Uganda has a plan to build its network from the Ugandan side whether from the standard Gauge or Uganda railways but will use badges between Kisumu and Port Bell and Majanji at the North East corner of Lake Victoria.

The Independent , Uganda Jan 23, 2019

Daring Kenya fisherman swims 5km in L. Victoria to escape arrest by Ugandan soldiers Kenya News

According to Wandera about 10 soldiers arrived at Majanji beach at around 1 am just when they were casting fishing their nets ready for the day's business and started hitting them with clubs as reported by Daily Nation.

Tuko , Kenya Jan 9, 2019

Man swims 5km to escape from Uganda police

A Kenyan fisherman says he escaped arrest and cheated death on Tuesday night after he jumped into Lake Victoria to escape from armed Ugandan marine officers who had impounded his boat during a fishing expedition near Majanji beach.

Daily Nation , Kenya Jan 9, 2019