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Abductors free eight seafarers kidnapped in Cotonou 

Abductors free eight seafarers kidnapped in Cotonou 

  The eight crew members of Tommi Ritscher containership, who were kidnapped by a group of pirates on April 19, 2020 while the vessel was within the Cotonou...

Abductors free eight seafarers kidnapped in Cotonou 

Abductors free eight seafarers kidnapped in Cotonou 

  The eight crew members of Tommi Ritscher containership, who were kidnapped by a group of pirates on April 19, 2020 while the vessel was within the Cotonou...

10 seafarers kidnapped from product tanker off Nigeria

10 seafarers kidnapped from product tanker off Nigeria

  Ten seafarers are reported to have been kidnapped by pirates from the product tanker Vemahope off Nigeria. An unknown number of pirates in speedboat are reported...

Asia records 57 piracy incidents in eight months 

10 seafarers kidnapped from tanker off Cotonou

  No fewer than 10 crew members have been kidnapped from a crude oil tanker off Cotonou, Benin, according to Dryad Global. The incident occurred some 76 nautical...

Pirates free 19 sailors kidnapped off Benin 

Pirates free 19 sailors kidnapped off Benin 

  19 crew members of the oil tanker Duke, who were kidnapped by pirates off Benin Republic in mid-December 2019, have been released while one seafarer died in...

Piracy: Shipowners lament high cost of security on Nigerian waters 

3 expatriates kidnapped by Niger Delta pirates regain freedom

  Three expatriates kidnapped by suspected pirates along the creeks of Sigbene community, in Burutu council area of Delta state, have reportedly regained their...

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19 seafarers kidnapped off Bonny Island 

  No fewer than 19 seafarers working as the crew members of a tanker vessel identified as Nave Constellation have been kidnapped by pirates, 100 nautical miles...

Navy arrests sea robbers in Rivers

Navy rescues kidnapped immigration officers

  There are indications that four immigration officers, who were abducted by pirates on Monday morning along Bonny waterways in Bonny LGA, Rivers State, have been...

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Niger Delta militants release 10 Turkish sailors kidnapped in July 

The ten Turkish sailors kidnapped on July 16, 2019 by Nigeria’s Niger Delta militants have been released. The 10 sailors were bound for Ivory Coast aboard a container...

workers kidnapped in Rivers 

5 oil workers kidnapped in Rivers 

No fewer than five oil workers have been kidnapped by gunmen within the Oil Mining Lease (OML) -55 operated by an indigenous oil company, Belemaoil Producing Limited in...

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Pirates release 6 seafarers kidnapped off Cotonou in Nigeria 

Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) on Thursday confirmed the release of six seafarers kidnapped off one of its ships, the MSC Mandy, off Cotonou, Benin Republic in...

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MSC to negotiate release of crew kidnapped off Cotonou 

Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) said it is setting up a team to negotiate with the pirates who kidnapped six Russian sailors from one if its containerships, the MSC...