IMB says Apapa, Brass, Bonny Island, high-risk waters

  The International Maritime Bureau (IMB) has said that the Gulf of Guinea remains the world’s…

Gulf of Guinea remains world’s piracy hotspot — IMB

  The Gulf of Guinea has been described as the world’s piracy hotspot in 2021, going…

2019 saw unprecedented rise Gulf of Guinea crew kidnappings — IMB 

  Despite declining maritime piracy trends worldwide in 2019, the Gulf of Guinea saw an unprecedented…

IMB says global piracy on the decline

  The first nine months of this year saw fewer incidents of piracy and armed robbery…

Piracy: Nigeria, other West African countries deadliest in the world, says IMB 

The seas around Nigeria and other West Africa countries are now the world’s most dangerous for…

IMB: West African waters world’s worst for pirate attacks

The seas around West Africa remain the world’s most dangerous for piracy, the International Maritime Bureau’s…

Piracy: The cheery news from IMB

A fortnight ago, the International Maritime Bureau (IMB), a specialized department of the International Chamber of…

Nigeria records drop in piracy incidents in Q1 2019 – IMB

Nigeria recorded a drop in reported piracy incidents at sea in the first three months of…

IMB: Gulf of Guinea recorded low hijackings in 2018 

A total of 156 incidents of piracy and armed robbery against ships were reported to the…

IMB: Pirate attacks surge in West Africa

A surge in armed attacks against ships around West Africa is pushing up global levels of…

4 takeaways from the IMB’s latest global piracy report

A total of 121 incidents of piracy and armed robbery against ships were reported in the…

Nigeria remains top global piracy hotspot, says IMB 

Nigeria remains a piracy hotspot with 20 attacks reported against ships within the first nine months…

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