Minister clarifies fishing rights

Villagers of Susui and Sawana while holding discussions with the Minister of Fisheries and other government officials in Susui , Vanua Balavu Lau. Picture: VILIMAINA NAQELEVUKI

VILLAGERS of Sawana, Vanuabalavu in Lau have raised their concerns with the Fisheries Ministry on the issue of fishing restrictions. Addressing the villagers, Fisheries Minister Semi Koroilavesau said the laws pertaining to fishing rights had not changed. “The law of the sea across the world states that the fishing grounds belong to the Government, but […]

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