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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...

fish smugglers

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...

Boko-Haram

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...

21 migrant bodies wash up in Mediterranean - IOM

Libya fishermen find 28 dead migrants in boat 

Libyan fishermen found the bodies of 28 illegal migrants who appeared to have died of thirst and hunger after their boat broke down off the coast of Sabratha city, a...

pirates robbers

26 fishermen held since 2012 freed by Somali pirates

The crew of a fishing vessel hijacked by Somali pirates four and a half years ago is finally free after payment of a ransom, officials said. There were 29 members on the...

somali pirates

26 fishermen held since 2012 freed by Somali pirates

The crew of a fishing vessel hijacked by Somali pirates four and a half years ago is finally free after payment of a ransom, officials said. There were 29 members on the...

South China Sea 

Fishermen, coast guards worry Singapore most in South China Sea 

The risk of a clash in the South China Sea lies with non-military ships, Singapore’s defense minister said, as China deploys more heavily armed coast guard vessels...