Kawarazuka, N. and C. Béné. (2010). Linking small-scale fisheries and aquaculture to household nutritional security: an overview. Food Security, 2(4): 343-357.
 Ozigbo, E., Anyadike, C., Adegbite, O., and P. Kolawole. (2014). Review of Aquaculture Production and Management in Nigeria. American Journal of Experimental Agriculture, 4(10): 1137-1151.
 FCWC (Fishery Committee for the West Central Gulf of Guinea). (2016). Nigeria’s fishery statistics—2016 Summary Report. https://www.fcwc-fish.org/fisheries/statistics/nigeria/901-nigeria-fishery-statistics-2016-summary-report (Accessed July 18, 2018).
 Ajimotokan, O. (2018). FG Declares 2.1m Metric Tonnes of Fish Supply Gap. https://www.thisdaylive.com/index.php/ 2018/03/21/fg-declares-2-1m-metric-tonnes-of-fish supply-gap/ (Accessed August 13, 2018).
 Olagunju, F. I., Adesiyan, I. O., and A. A. Ezekiel. (2007). Economic viability of Cat fish production in Oyo state, Nigeria. J. Hum. Ecol., 2007, 21(2): 121-124.
 FDF (Federal Department of Fisheries). (2008). Federal Department of Fisheries, Fisheries Statistics of Nigeria Projected human population; fish demand and supply in Nigeria, 2000-2015, p. 56.
 Akintola, S. (2014). Fisheries and aquaculture: Options and pathway to providing more fish in Nigeria. http://thenationonlineng.net/fisheries-and-aquaculture-options-and-pathway-to-providing-more-fish-in-nigeria/ (Accessed August 13, 2018).
 NBS (National Bureau of Statistics). (2017). Nigeria’s fish production: 2010-2015. https://www.proshareng.com/admin/upload/ reports/NigeriaFisroductioessed.pdf. (Accessed August 12, 2018).
 Fakoya, K. A., Owodeinde, F. G., Jimoh, A. A., and S. L. Akintola. (2004). An overview of the challenges and prospects in developing an aquaculture industry in Lagos State, Nigeria. Proceedings of the 19th Annual Conference of the Fisheries Society of Nigeria (FISON), pp. 500-510.
 Adewumi, A. A. (2015). Aquaculture in Nigeria: Sustainability issues and challenges. Direct Research Journal of Agriculture and Food Science, 3(12): 223-231.
 Ajani, O. I. (2009). Gender Dimensions of Agriculture, Poverty, Nutrition and Food Security in Nigeria. International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Series 5, 2009.
 Weeratunge, N., Snyder, K. A., and C. P. Sze. (2010). Gleaner, fisher, trader, processor: Understanding gendered employment in the fisheries and aquaculture sector. Paper presented at: Workshop on gaps, trends and current research in gender dimensions of agricultural and rural employment: differentiated pathways out of poverty. Rome, 31 March-2 April, 2009. https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1111/j.1467-2979.2010.00368.x., Accessed July 18, 2018.
 FAO. (2015). A review of women’s access to fish in small-scale fisheries, by Angela Lentisco and Robert U., Lee. Fisheries and Aquaculture Circular, No. 1098. Rome, Italy.
 Cliffe, P. T. and O. A. Akinrotimi. (2015). Role of Women in Fishery Activities in Some Coastal Communities of Rivers State, Nigeria. International Journal of Agricultural Research, 10: 24-32.
 Holzlöhner, S., Nwosu, F. M., and U. I. Enin. (2004). Fishing effort statistics of the artisanal fisheries of the Cross River Estuary, Nigeria. Global Journal of Pure and Applied Sciences, 10(2): 249-256.
 Ekpo, I. E. (2013). Women’s Participation in Lower Ikpa River Fisheries of AkwaIbom State, Nigeria: A Case Study of Ifiayong. Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Science, 8: 268-276.
 Nwabeze, G. O., Ifejika, P. I., Tafida, A. A., Ayanda, J. O., Erie, A. P., and N. E. Belonwu. (2013). Gender and Fisheries of Lake Kainji, Nigeria: A Review. Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Science, 8: 9-13.
 Dambatta, M. A., Sogbesan, O. A., Fagge, A. U., Dutse, S. I., and A. U. Shuaibu. (2016). Role of Women in Fisheries and Aquaculture in Kano State, Nigeria. Journal of Biology, Agriculture and Healthcare, 6(14). https://iiste.org/Journals/index.php/ JBAH/article/viewFile/31866/32736. (Accessed August 14, 2018).
 Overa, R. (2003). Gender Ideology and Manoeuvring Space for Female Fisheries Entrepreneurs. Research Review NS, 19.2, 49-66.
 CBN (Central Bank of Nigeria). (2016). Anchor Borrowers’ Programme Guidelines. P. 19. https://www.cbn.gov.ng/out/2017/ dfd/anchor%20borrowers%20programme%20guidelines%20-dec%20%202016.pdf. (Accessed August 05, 2018).
 Udong, E., Niehof, A., and A. Van Tilburg. (2009). Struggle for Survival: Women fish traders fighting institutional and cultural constraints in fishing communities in the Niger Delta, Nigeria. Paper presented at the Conference on International Research on Food Security, Natural Resource Management and Rural Development. Tropentag 2009, University of Hamburg, October 6-8, 2009.
 Ibrahim, H. I., Kigbu, A. A., and R. Mohammed. (2011). Women’s experiences in small scale fish processing in Lake Feferuwa fishing community, Nasarawa State, Nigeria. Livestock Research for Rural Development. Volume 23, Article #42. Retrieved August 11, 2018, from http://www.lrrd.org/lrrd23/3/ibra23042.html.
 Odebiyi, O. C., George, F. O. A., Odulate, D. O., Agbonlahor, M. U., and O. J. Olaoye. (2013). Value-Chain Analysis for Coastal Fisheries Development in Nigeria. Global Journal of Science Frontier Research Agriculture and Veterinary, Volume 13 Issue 11 Version 1.0. https://journalofscience.org/index.php/GJSFR/article/download/954/819/ Accessed August 14, 2018.
 Omotoso, F. O. and A. G. Daramola. (2005). Institutional and non-Institutional credit supply services to Fisher-Women in coastal fishing communities of South-western Nigeria: An empirical survey. Journal of Agriculture and Social Research, 5(1): 73-80.
 Akinpelu, O. M., Ayeloja, A. A., George, F. O. A., Adebisi, G. L., and Jimoh, W. A., et al. (2013). Gender Analysis of Processing Activities among Commercial Catfish Processors within Ibadan Metropolis, Oyo State South-Western Nigeria. J Aquac Res Development, 4: 176. doi:10.4172/2155- 9546.1000176.
 Akinpelu, O. M., Ayeloja, A. A., George, F. O. A., Adebisi, G. L., and Jimoh, W. A., et al. (2013). Gender Analysis of Processing Activities among Commercial Catfish Processors within Ibadan Metropolis, Oyo State South-Western Nigeria. J Aquac Res Development, 4: 176. doi: 10.4172/2155- 9546.1000176.
 Nippierd, A. B. (2002). Gender issues in cooperative. https://www.aciamericas.coop/IMG/pdf/genderissues.pdf.
 FMARD. (2016). The Agriculture Promotion Policy (2016-2020): Building on the Successes of the ATA, Closing Key Gaps. Policy and Strategy Document. P. 59.