Fisheries Press Releases


Our Mission


To promote self-sufficiency through increased production of Marine and Aquaculture products, and to develop the fishing industry and implement measures to ensure its sustainability.

This includes:

  • Modernization of the fisheries infrastructure  and fishing vessels;

  • The use of improved fishing gear and methods;

  • Regulation of fishing gear;

  • Protection of marine biodiversity;

  • Regulation of other marine based activities  so as to mitigate negative impacts on the

         fishery sector and ensure the overall  educational advancement of fishers;

Development of appropriate fresh water marine aquaculture program