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Scottish investor breathes new life into dilapidated L Victoria transport service

One of the modern boats run by Globology transports passengers on Lake Victoria. PHOTO | COURTESY
One of the modern boats run by Globology transports passengers on Lake Victoria. PHOTO | COURTESY 

According to Scottish investor Malcolm Ormiston, Lake Victoria deserves a safe, affordable and convenient mode of transport.

Mr Ormiston, who runs the Kisumu-based Globology Limited Company, has already set a target of building 15 ferries in the next three years to ply Lake Victoria routes.

The firm designs, builds and operates water transport vessels called catamarans. Catamarans are ferries with two hulls, a design known for fuel efficiency and safety.

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