Illegal Fishing a Big Issue in Tanzania


Government says despite noticeable achievements in reducing illegal fishing by foreign vessels, a lack of support from leaders in Zanzibar continues to be a challenge.

Authorities are concerned that many are still violating fishing laws.

  • Tanzania:   Illegal Fishing Still Haunts Zanzibar

    Daily News, 17 March 2012

    DESPITE the ban on illegal fishing methods, authorities in Zanzibar are still worried that people still violate the law. Opening a one-day stakeholders' meeting on 'escalating… Read more »