Kenya sea safety concerns

Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta has fired the entire management board of the Mombasa-based Kenya Ferry Services (KFS), a majority state-owned agency, as investigations intensify into how a car aboard a roll-on/roll-off (ro-ro) ship slid back […]

Ship collisions and the war over fish

Depleted seafood catches and the need to feed North Korea’s growing population have encouraged illegal fishing in Japanese waters. As coastguards go all out to enforce boundaries, collisions between patrol vessels and fishing trawlers are inevitable. […]