The government is said to have collected over U.S.$2 million in fines from fishermen and traders caught with illegal gear. Other fishermen have been arrested on allegations of smuggling fish to neighbouring countries.
Government warns illegal fishers.
Daily News, 5 February 2018
OVER two hundred tonnes of illegal fishing nets valued at 2bn/- have been destroyed by a taskforce formed by the Ministry of Livestock and Fisheries to curb illegal fishing in Lake… Read more »