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In pictures: Lake pollution
Raw sewage

Increased pollution is threatening the sustainable use of Lake Victoria, a vital resource for Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania, reports the BBC’s Noel Mwakugu.

Each day gallons of raw sewage and rubbish flows into the lake from houses and industries near its shores.

In Kisumu, on the Kenyan side of the lake, sewage from 20% of homes flows into the waters.

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