Ngamba Island on Lake Victoria is home to 49 rescued chimps. Many of them have experienced trauma. On the island, they form friendships with each other – as well as their human caregivers.
Uganda’s Ngamba Island Chimpanzee Sanctuary in Lake Victoria is a safe haven orphaned chimpanzees that also fights hunting, educates the public and offers ecotourism.
An earthquake in Tanzania's Lake Victoria region has killed at least 11 people and injured many more, police say. Some buildings collapsed, while others were so badly damaged that people were afraid to go inside.
Kenya and Rwanda have banned poultry products from Uganda after a confirmed outbreak of bird flu. Ugandan authorities detected the virus after a mass die-off of birds on the shores of Lake Victoria.
On this week's eco@africa we find out about protecting birds in Uganda, renting baby clothes, and creating energy in Kenya by harvesting the power of organic waste and dung.
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