Kenya calls for joint efforts to combat piracy in Africa

Kenya on Tuesday challenged African countries to establish an inter-agency coordination to help in the fight piracy.
James Macharia, the Cabinet Secretary for Transport, Infrastructure, Housing and Urban Development said that piracy is still on the rise in the continent hence the need to domesticate anti-piracy laws for effective prosecution measures. “It is important that a maximum continental collaboration is forged to help solve problems faced by most countries,” Macharia said during celebrations to mark Africa’s Day of the Seas and Oceans in Nairobi.
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