African Countries Call for China to Stop Illegal Fishing
|01/06/2016||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
Officials from 24 African countries met in Cameroon last month and called for China to stop illegal fishing off the West African coast. In some areas, Chinese fishermen have pushed their local counterparts back to shore, depriving them of their jobs and livelihoods.
Former fisherman Bisso Frederick, 32, now sells sandwiches in the Cameroonian town of Limbe, on the West African coast. He says he and his colleagues were forced to abandon their jobs three years ago.
Bisso says they have lost their jobs to Chinese fishermen who have taken over all fishing areas. He says they are very worried the government read more >>>
Source : VOANews.Com