How Nigeria loses N35bn annually to illegal fishing by Chinese, European trawlers

  Nigeria is the fourth largest importer of fish in the world, following China, Japan and…

Reps ask Navy, NIMASA to curb illegal fishing by foreign vessels

  The House of Representatives has called on the Ministry of Agriculture, the Nigerian Navy and…

Navy arrests Nigerians, foreigners for illegal fishing 

  The Nigerian Navy has arrested two fishing trawlers named ORC 5 and Cynthia belonging to…

Navy intercepts fishing trawlers, arrests Nigerians, foreigners for alleged illegal fishing activities in Bayelsa

  The Nigerian Navy has arrested two fishing trawlers named ORC 5 and CYNTHIA belonging to…

Orakwusi alleges conspiracy on illegal fishing in Africa

  The former Chairman of Nigeria Fishing Trawler Owners Association (NIFTOA), Mrs. Margret Onyema-Orakwusi, has frowned…

Navy arrests two vessels for illegal fishing 

  Operatives of the Nigerian Navy have arrested two fishing trawlers for alleged illegal activities in…

Navy arrests two vessels for illegal fishing 

  Operatives of the Nigerian Navy have arrested two fishing trawlers for alleged illegal activities in…

$2bn annual loss to illegal fishing worries GoG countries

The Gulf of Guinea (GoG) Commission on Monday decried the loss of more than $2 billion…

Nigeria loses $20m annually to illegal fishing

A Fisheries Consultant for Norwegian Seafood Council, Abiodun Cheke has said that Nigeria loses an estimated…

FG approves purchase of vessels to curb illegal fishing 

By Patience Danjuma  President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the purchase of monitoring vessels to reduce unregulated…

Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen to fight illegal fishing with $40m 

By Jite Eriabie  Microsoft Corp. co-founder Paul Allen, concerned about illegal fishing depleting global fish populations,…

Eight Chinese vessels detained off West Africa for illegal fishing

Authorities in West Africa have detained eight Chinese vessels for fishing illegally and the boat owners…

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