Tanzania Losses Mount Due to Illegal Fishing
Tanzanian authorities say they lack the capacity to patrol the country's waters, and as a result the nation loses millions of U.S. dollars every year because of illegal fishing.
Bank of Tanzania: The government has lost billion of shillings due to illegal fishing in the country.
United States Department of State, 15 January 2013
The United States is working with officials in 10 nations to address illegal, unreported, unregulated (IUU) fishing in 2011 or 2012, or that had ineffective measures to prevent the ... read more »
Tanzania: Illegal Fishing Must Be Brought to Halt
Tanzania Daily News, 7 January 2013
A RECENT survey has determined that 400 species of Lake Victoria fish have virtually vanished. One reason for this unfortunate scenario is the presence of the Nile perch which are ... read more »
Tanzania Daily News, 6 January 2013
ILLEGAL fishing together with destruction of the environment has resulted into depletion of at least 400 fish species in Lake Victoria in the last four decades. read more »
Tanzania: Kagera RC Wants Beach Intruders Evicted
Tanzania Daily News, 4 January 2013
KAGERA Regional Commissioner, Mr Fabian Massawe has directed the Bukoba Municipal Director, Mr Hamis Kaputa, to evict all people who have constructed houses within 60 metres of ... read more »