(Inspired by an article by Jeffrey Gettleman)
On Lake Tanganyika fishing nets from skeeter netting
Are practical and inexpensive – and to some, upsetting. 62 more words
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Lake Tanganyika – look it up. It spans 68,000 squared kilometres. At it’s greatest length it is 210 miles long and 150 wide. It’s coastline stretches for 2,000 miles. 624 more words
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2014 – Wreckage on Tanganyika Lake, Katanga shore, causes 253 survivors and 129 missing
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At least 129 people have died after a boat capsized in Lake Tanganyika in south-eastern Democratic Republic of Congo. 230 more words
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At least 134 bodies have been recovered from Lake Tanganyika in the Democratic Republic of Congo, after a ferry capsized on Friday.
Local transport minister Laurent Sumba Kahozi said the search for survivors was on going. 114 more words
1887 – Stanley’s expedition reaches plateau at Lake Albert
2005 – The Lake Tanganyika earthquake causes significant damage, mostly in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
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