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Is Our Government Fiddling While Our Fishers Are Being Attacked Relentlessly?

Is Our Government Fiddling While Our Fishers Are Being Attacked Relentlessly?

Date: September 13th, 2019 Dear Editor/Newsroom, Yesterday we had another close call with death! Another one of our fishers, Christopher Granger from La Lune, Moruga was attacked and shot in the chest while being chased in broad 10am daylight by Venezuelan pirates on Tuesday just two miles off the Icacos coast! No Coast Guard, no radars, no care, no help. […]

FFOS issues public warning to ALL Seafarers

FFOS issues public warning to ALL Seafarers

Date: January 30th 2019 Dear Editor/Newsroom, Presently, five Trinidad and Tobago citizens have been kidnapped from our maritime waters and are being held for a USD 200,000.00 ransom. In 2018 Minister Franklin Khan stated at a media conference that ‘because of our Government’s extremely cordial relationship with the Government of Venezuela, the Tank 70 oil spill of April 23rd 2017, […]

The escalating crisis of our Venezuelan border.  Who is responsible?

The escalating crisis of our Venezuelan border. Who is responsible?

Date: April 11th, 2018 Dear Editor/Newsroom, Today there is now a free flow of persons, creatures, and contraband through the Venezuelan-Trinidadian marine border. Seasoned seamen know that everyday the risks are increasing. $30 Billion TTD have been spent in the last four (4) years by the Ministry of National Security, which is directly responsible for our Coast Guard who have […]

Venezuela Invades Trinidad and Tobago!

Venezuela Invades Trinidad and Tobago!

Date: April 3rd , 2017 Dear Editor/Newsroom, Attached is also an audio clipping of the following press statement. Venezuela Invades Trinidad and Tobago! Fishermen and Friends of the Sea (FFOS) take strong objection to the fact that Venezuelan poachers are invading the North Coast of Trinidad as well as the fertile fishing grounds 3 to 5 miles north of Castara, […]