East Africa: Yes, Review the Nile Treaty

The Nation

Email This Page

Print This Page

The Nation (Nairobi)

May 22, 2006
Posted to the web May 22, 2006


The Nile treaties have always been an aberration. In no other continent have there been strictures imposed on countries exploiting their natural resources the way those surrounding Lake Victoria have been through a treaty none of them was involved in signing.

Copyright © 2006 The Nation. All rights reserved. Distributed by AllAfrica Global Media (allAfrica.com). Click here to contact the copyright holder directly for corrections -- or for permission to republish or make other authorized use of this material. http://allafrica.com/stories/200605220770.html