Aquaculture Articles on Africa

Fishermen and fish-mongers at Ankaful n= ear Saltpond in the Central Region, have opposed the demonstration of some of their colleagues against the ban of the use of light for fishing.

Support for fish farming projects is one of the priorities of the Angolan State Secretariat for Fishing in 2011, the national fisheries director said in Luanda Friday.

Encouraging the implementation of aquaculture is a priority for the Secretariat of State for Fisheries for 2011, revealed on Friday in Luanda the National director of Fisheries, Maria Esperan├ža Pires dos Santos.

The Country Director of Madamfo Ghana, a non-governmental organisation (NGO), Mr. Emmanuel Stephenson Kumadey, has stressed the need for the government to adopt strategies that would help provide effective financial support to the private sector, to enable it establish small scale industries.

The World Wildlife Fund (WWF) and Mozambique agreed to work together to boost marine life protection and develop joint mechanisms to better investigate and monitor fisheries of the country with a coastline of nearly 3000 kilometres.