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29 May
Evaristo Carvalho, a former president of the tiny archipelago of Sao Tome and Principe, died late Saturday at the age of 80 in a Lisbon hospital after a long illness, his family told Portuguese media.
19 Jan
The Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, has sought wider participation of relevant stakeholders in the blue economy project to deepen participation and benefits from the country’s marine resources.
17 Dec 2021
Paris will ask the European Commission to open post-Brexit litigation proceedings against Britain over a long-running dispute on fishing licenses for French boats in British waters, France's European affairs minister said Friday.
17 Dec 2021
The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has sought partnership with the Federal Ministry of Agriculture to curb illegal, unreported and unregulated
8 Mar 2021
The Lagos State Commissioner for Agriculture, Ms Abisola Olusanya, on Sunday said the government has begun empowerment
18 Nov 2020
A fisherman nearly lost his life last month after he had a fish stuck in his windpipe. The bizarre accident left the fisherman with speaking difficulties and shortness of breath as he was rushed to the emergency room of a hospital in Beni Suef, Egypt. When doctors examined him, they were left shocked when it…
9 Apr 2020
Borno State governor, Babagana Zulum, has disclosed that irrigation farming and fishing have resumed following security fortification on the shores of Lake Alau Dam.
16 Mar 2020
The Borno State governor, Babagana Zulum, has constituted a committee on the processing and sale of fish in the Lake Chad Basin following a clearance from the Chief of Army Staff
15 Mar 2020
A Hydrobiologist/Fish Parasitologist at the Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umudike, Abia State, Prof. Diane Akudo Avoaja has called for strict enforcement of the laws on fishing, especially to prohibit the use of poisons and explosives.
20 Dec 2019
Women in the maritime sector have been urged to increase their level of investment in the fishing business as well as position themselves to take key positions
1 Dec 2019
Away from the hustle and bustle of crowded Lagos is the Epe creek. Epe is synonymous with fish. A sculpture of a giant fish, erected at Lekki-Epe T-Junction welcomes you to Epe- the fish basket of Lagos State. True to this description, something is always fishy in Epe. Quite a number of the tropical island…
7 Aug 2019
Fishing communities in Oron and Mbo local councils of Akwa Ibom State have urged the federal and state governments to beef up security on the sea to curb the increasing...


24 mins ago
The Ukrainian army retreated from the strategic city of Lysychansk over the weekend, as Russia claimed a major victory by seizing control of the entire eastern Lugansk region.
33 mins ago
A gunman killed three people and wounded several others in a shooting at a busy Copenhagen mall on Sunday as panicked shoppers said they ran for their lives.
41 mins ago
More parents are questioning the necessity of routine vaccinations for young children. Adults are skipping shots as well, even for vaccines with a long safety record.
54 mins ago
Australia's emergency services ordered thousands of people in Sydney to evacuate Monday as overflowing rivers swamped swathes of land and the city's largest dam spilled torrents of water.
2 hours ago
Hours after the first vessel berthed at Lekki deep seaport, stakeholders and residents along the corridor have expressed worry with the slow response of the Federal and state governments to providing the infrastructure needed to efficiently kick-start the seaport...