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Chevron puts out Ojumole Well 1 fire

Chevron Nigeria Limited (CNL), operator of Joint Venture (JV) between the NNPC and CNL (NNPC/CNL JV), says the fire that gutted its Ojumole Well No 1 has been put out....

Ex-heavyweight boxing champion’s yacht catches fire

Ex-heavyweight boxing champion’s yacht catches fire

Former heavyweight boxing champion, Wladimir Klitschko said a trip with family and friends ended in a rescue off the coast of Spain after their yacht caught fire. “Be...

Philadelphia oil refinery on fire

Philadelphia oil refinery on fire

A huge blaze erupted at a Philadelphia oil refinery early Friday, sending a fireball into the sky and forcing residents to stay off nearby roads, local media and...

Car carrier catches fire off Philippines

Car carrier catches fire off Philippines

A car carrier that caught fire off the coast of the Philippines was abandoned near Reed Bank on June 17, the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) has said. The ship, the Diamond...

Stowaway attempts to set MSC ship on fire

VIDEO: Stowaway attempts to set MSC ship on fire

Israeli Defense Force (IDF) personnel boarded a cargo ship belonging to the Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) off Haifa on Sunday in response to an unlisted passenger...

Togolese livestock carrier catches fire in Greek port

Togolese livestock carrier catches fire in Greek port

Togo-flagged livestock carrier Boi Branco caught fire on Thursday morning while the vessel was berthed at Piraeus port, Greece. The fire, which started due to yet...

Fire breaks out at Trans Forcados Pipeline spill site in Delta

Fire breaks out at Trans Forcados Pipeline spill site in Delta

Fire has occurred at a spill site along the Trans Forcados Pipine within the Chanomi Creeks in Yeye community of Burutu Local Government Area of Delta Sylvester Okoh,...

Another Grimaldi ship, Grande Europa catches fire off Spain

Grande Europa fire: Grimaldi seeks stringent controls on cargo 

Italian shipping company, the Grimaldi Group, has issued a statement addressing the fire on board its vehicle carrier named Grande Europa in the Mediterranean Sea,...

Another Grimaldi ship, Grande Europa catches fire off Spain

Another Grimaldi ship, Grande Europa catches fire off Spain

Two months after Grande America caught fire and sank in the Bay of Biscay off the coast of France, another Grimaldi ship named Grande Europa has caught fire off the...

2 seafarers die in South Korea tanker fire

Fire engulfs vessel in UAE port

A small cargo ship carrying vehicles and tires caught fire in Sharjah’s Port Khalid, United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Wednesday. A total of 13 Indian seafarers were...

Brittany Ferries’ ship catches fire off France

Brittany Ferries’ ship catches fire off France

Brittany Ferries’ cruise-ferry Pont-Aven caught fire off the French coast in the early morning hours of today, according to the Maritime Prefecture of Atlantic.  The...

Police trace Otedola bridge fire suspect to Kano

Police trace Otedola bridge fire suspect to Kano

Lagos State Ministry of Justice on Thursday said the police had traced the owner of a petrol tanker that exploded last June 27 on the Otedola bridge in Lagos, killing 12...