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Abu Sayyaf 'likely' behind Vietnam freighter attack

Abu Sayyaf planning attack in Malaysian waters, ReCAAP warns 

  ReCAAP Information Sharing Centre on Friday said it had received information from the Philippine Coast Guard that five Abu Sayyaf Group members armed with...

Smugglers allegedly attack Customs, injure one in Ogun

Smugglers allegedly attack Customs, injure one in Ogun

  Hoodlums suspected to be smugglers have allegedly attacked operatives of the Nigeria Customs Service NCS), Ogun 1 Area Command, injuring one person at Anigbobo...

Saudi-led coalition in Yemen says it foiled oil tanker attack in Arabian Sea 

Saudi-led coalition in Yemen says it foiled oil tanker attack in Arabian Sea 

  The Saudi-led coalition in Yemen fighting Iranian-aligned Houthi rebels said Wednesday it had foiled an attack on an oil tanker in the Arabian Sea by four...

Forces foil Red Sea attack 

Forces foil Red Sea attack 

  Naval forces from the Saudi-led coalition fighting in Yemen on Sunday foiled an “imminent terrorist” attack by the Iran-aligned Houthi movement in the...

Hoodlums attack Hadiza Bala Usman, Rotimi Amaechi 

  Persons suspected to be hoodlums have launched separate physical attacks against the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi and the Managing Director of...

7 armed pirates board ship near Singapore Strait

Pirates attack ship near Singapore Strait

A South Korean bulk carrier was boarded by seven armed pirates while underway 100 metres from the entrance of the Singapore Strait on Monday morning. Seafarers aboard...

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Pirates attack ship in Bonny, kidnap six sailors 

Sea pirates in Nigeria’s Niger Delta region have kidnapped six sailors who were crew members of a Palau-flagged tanker ship at the Bonny Outer Anchorage, according to...

Somali pirates launch first attack in two years 

Somali pirates launch first attack in two years 

For the first time in two years, suspected pirates have attacked two fishing vessels in the Indian Ocean off the coast of Somalia. The latest incident underscores the...

Again smugglers attack Customs operatives in Ogun, injure 2 

Smugglers attack customs personnel in Kano

At least a customs personnel attached to Kano/Jigawa Command has sustained injury in Kano state following a clash between officials of the service and rice smugglers. A...

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Two armed robbers attack importer, steal N250,000 cash

Two armed robbers namely, Habeeb Adebara (27) and Habeeb Salami (23), were on Friday arraigned before an Apapa Magistrates’ Court for allegedly attacking an importer...

Armed pirates attack LNG carrier off Bonny

Armed pirates attack LNG carrier off Bonny

The International Maritime Bureau (IMB) Piracy Reporting Center on Monday said pirates in a speedboat chased and fired on an LNG tanker last week off the coast of Bonny,...

5 missing as smugglers attack Customs, burn patrol van in Ogun

Suspected smuggler attack Customs operatives

Scores of hoodlums on Tuesday attacked officials of the Nigeria Customs Service in Abeokuta, Ogun State trying to arrest a suspected rice smuggler. The assailants were...