Kenya’s close 640-kilometre coastline has largely been seen as a playground for illegal fishers and other criminals.
By STELLAR MURUMBA
Kenya’s efforts to fence in its fishery resources and rid its coast of pirates received crucial backing of Japan at the just concluded Sixth Tokyo International Conference on African Development (Ticad VI).
Among the Ticad VI quick wins, delegates resolved to co-operate in maritime security “including, piracy, illegal fishing, armed robberies at sea and other maritime crimes.”
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Security and Risk Report 15/03/23
MAST’s security report issue 365 is available to read now. In the Gulf of Guinea, two incidents have been reported in the period observed. Nigeria’s