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Tanker collision: Coast Guard ends search for missing fishermen

Tanker collision: Coast Guard ends search for missing fishermen

  A unified command of the Unites States Coast Guard (USCG) has suspended the search for two missing fishermen from the 81-foot fishing vessel Pappy’s Pride that...

5 fishermen feared dead in Alaska shipwreck 

5 fishermen feared dead in Alaska shipwreck 

  Five commercial fishermen were believed to have died after their crabbing vessel sank on New Year’s Eve in the Gulf of Alaska, the U.S. Coast Guard said after...

Japan demands release of fishermen detained by Russia

Japan demands release of fishermen detained by Russia

  Japan on Wednesday demanded the release of the crews of five fishing boats detained by Russia, saying they were doing nothing wrong and calling for them to be set...

4 fishermen drown in Lake Victoria

4 fishermen drown in Lake Victoria

  At least four fishermen drowned in Lake Victoria early Tuesday after their fishing boat capsized in the lake, said a Tanzanian official. “The boat capsized at...

Rift between Customs, PIA intensifies over $1.6m smuggled heroin

Fishermen find cocaine worth $4m in Philippines 

Filipino fishermen have fished nearly 40 kilogrammes of cocaine worth over four million dollars from waters off an eastern Philippines province, police said on Tuesday....

Kaduna fishermen lament disappearance of fish species

Kaduna fishermen lament disappearance of fish species

Some Fishermen have bemoaned the disappearance of some species of fish in the Kangami Dam, River Kaduna. The fishermen in Kaduna on Tuesday said that they were...

Fishermen rescue man from Lagos lagoon after suicide attempt

Fishermen rescue man from Lagos lagoon after suicide attempt

A yet-to-be-identified man was rescued from the Lagos lagoon on Tuesday after he allegedly jumped in from the Third Mainland Bridge. According to reports, the man was...

Scallop War: French Navy to intervene if clashes erupt again

Scallop War: French Navy to intervene if clashes erupt again

French Agriculture Minister, Stephane Travert said on Tuesday the Navy is ready to intervene if clashes between French and British fishermen over access to scallop-rich...

French Fishermen blockage

Fishermen block port of Calais in protest over pulse fishing

French fishermen blockaded Calais on Thursday, halting shipping movements at France’s busiest passenger port and a major entry point to Europe for British goods, in...

Fishermen seize Iranian ship

Fishermen seize Iranian ship

Agency Report  An Iranian vessel with 19 sailors on board has been seized near a Yemeni island by local fishermen, Yemen’s Prime Minister said on Saturday. There was...

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Boko Haram kills 31 fishermen in Borno

Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno on Tuesday confirmed that Boko Haram insurgents had killed 31 fishermen at Baga in Kukawa Local Government Area of the state. He said...

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Boko Haram kills 31 fishermen in Borno

Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno on Tuesday confirmed that Boko Haram insurgents had killed 31 fishermen at Baga in Kukawa Local Government Area of the state. He said...