PRESIDENT Samia Suluhu Hassan has urged seaweed farmers and fishermen in Kilwa District, Lindi region to produce productively to increase income.

President Samia made the remarks on September 19, 2023 when he handed over 34 boats to fishermen and seaweed farmers provided with a conditional loan.

He said the 160 boats cost $11.5 billion. He urged them to take care of the animals.

He said the boats would make their jobs easier when planting, harvesting and carrying cargo to land.

He also urged fishermen to breed in bulk as there is a reliable market.