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Group calls for probe into dead fishes across Niger Delta

Group calls for probe into dead fishes across Niger Delta

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Environmentalists, members of FishNet Alliance, and people in the Niger Delta region has called on relevant government agencies to investigate the actual cause of sudden death of fish being washed ashore across the Niger Delta coastline. They specifically called on relevant regulatory agencies, including the National Oil Spill Detection and Response Agency (NOSDRA), the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), and the National Environmental Standards and Regulatory Enforcement Agency (NESREA), to take action. They are to ensure that the actual cause of dead fish in the region is identified, addressed, and the perpetrators brought to book, should it be from an unnatural cause. This call was made in a field report, titled: Massive Death of Fish Across ...