Category: Maritime Security

Pirates board cargo ship off Ghana
Maritime Security, News

Pirates board cargo ship off Ghana

admin- February 2, 2021

An ultramax bulker named Rowayton Eagle has been boarded by a group of pirates some 200 nautical miles of the coast of Accra, Ghana. The ... Read More

Court rejects ship hijackers’ statements
Maritime Security, News

Court rejects ship hijackers’ statements

admin- February 2, 2021

The office of the Attorney-General of the Federation on Monday failed to persuade a Federal High Court in Lagos to admit in evidence statements it ... Read More

Anti-Piracy War: UN Applauds Nigeria’s Leadership Role
Maritime Security, News

Anti-Piracy War: UN Applauds Nigeria’s Leadership Role

admin- December 9, 2020

* Celebrates SPOMO Act, deep blue project *We’re poised to overcome maritime insecurity with home-grown solutions, says Jamoh For the second time in about six ... Read More

Maritime Security, News

Italy to partner Nigeria on maritime security

admin- November 30, 2020

THE Italian government has reiterated its commitment to collaborate with Nigeria on improved maritime security. This pledge was made by the Deputy Head of Italian ... Read More

Police arrest notorious kidnapper, pirate in Rivers
Maritime Security, News

Police arrest notorious kidnapper, pirate in Rivers

admin- November 28, 2020

The police in Rivers State have nabbed a notorious kidnapper on its wanted list identified simply as Daniel along the Bonny waterways. The suspect was ... Read More

LASWA commences removal of wrecks from Ikorodu channel
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LASWA commences removal of wrecks from Ikorodu channel

admin- November 27, 2020

The Lagos State Waterways Authority (LASWA) says it has commenced the removal of wrecks from the Ikorodu channel to improve navigation on the waterways. The ... Read More

Leading the Charge against Marine Pollution
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Leading the Charge against Marine Pollution

admin- November 27, 2020

Following global economic turmoil and the increase call for governments across Africa to diversify their economies, there has been a steady rise across Africa in ... Read More