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
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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
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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
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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

Pirates Abduct 10 Crew Members Onboard Vessel Transiting from Escravos
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Pirates Abduct 10 Crew Members Onboard Vessel Transiting from Escravos

admin- November 27, 2020

Pirates boarded St Kitts flagged general cargo vessel MILAN (IMO 8113619) 14nm NNM near the Pennington Terminal in Nigeria while it was in transit from ... Read More

FG to Commence $195m Maritime Security Project Q1 2021
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FG to Commence $195m Maritime Security Project Q1 2021

admin- November 23, 2020

The federal government has disclosed that barring any unforeseen circumstance, the $195 million Integrated National Security and Waterways Protection Infrastructure, also called the Deep Blue ... Read More