Chinese fishing boats

Chinese fishing boats tied to fishing trawlers at Malindi Beach in Kilifi County in this photo taken on July 19, 2021.

| Kevin Odit | Nation Media Group

Foreign vessels having a field day in Kenyan waters

What you need to know:

  • For the past eight months, the government has been unable to monitor and intercept foreign vessels fishing in its territorial waters in the Indian Ocean, after failing to pay Sh16 million in subscription fees for surveillance.

Just who is fishing in Kenyan waters at the coast?

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