May 9th, 2012
Harare – A fishing club in Zimbabwe says one man died and another was hurt in a crocodile attack in the country’s northwest. The National Anglers Association said on Wednesday that Zimbabwean national Frank Trott, aged in his 70s, died after trying to rescue a friend paddling along the sh...
In Central Africa
Dec 30th, 2011
Brazzaville – The Republic of Congo has banned 69 Chinese fishing boats from its waters for illicit activities, Fisheries Minister Dieudonne Kiessiekiaoua said Friday. “These boats are suspended until further notice from industrial fishing in Congolese territorial waters, because of a fai...
Apr 18th, 2011
In the shade of a palm tree, five fishermen sit killing time in the Tunisian village of Zarzis. On a regular day, they’d be sailing right now. Each would bring home about $15 worth of fish and two pounds of fresh calamari for a spaghetti dinner. Instead, they’re arguing over what happened to Mabrouka...