|On September 7‚ the Department of Agriculture‚ Forestry and Fisheries’ vessel monitoring system saw the 46-metre Chin Jen Wen
entering South Africa’s exclusive economic zone while it was sailing from Mossel Bay towards Cape Town‚ said Bomikazi Molapo‚
spokesman for minister Senzeni Zokwana.
Image by: Antonio Muchave
The skipper of a Taiwanese vessel that was escorted to Cape Town by two fisheries protection vessels‚ suspected of illegal fishing‚ has agreed to pay fines totalling R100,000.