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‘We are in trouble,’ Lake Victoria fishers cry out as plastics accumulate in the lake

Hadija Jumanne, Mwananchi: hjumanne@mwananchi.co.tz Most villages in Tanzania do not have even a single litter bin. In many parts of the shores of Lake Victoria, plastics are everywhere. The fishing community is blamed for using illegal fishing nets made out of plastic A 2015 study conducted in the Mwanza region of Tanzania found evidence of microplastics in […]