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European shipowners demand concrete action on GoG piracy

European shipowners demand concrete action on GoG piracy

  European shipowners have expressed concern about piracy in the Gulf of Guinea, urging policymakers to undertake concrete action to protect shipping through the...

European shipowners demand concrete action on GoG piracy

European shipowners demand concrete action on GoG piracy

  European shipowners have expressed concern about piracy in the Gulf of Guinea, urging policymakers to undertake concrete action to protect shipping through the...

Asia records 57 piracy incidents in eight months 

Nigeria records 29 piracy attacks in third quarter 

  No fewer than 29 incidents of piracy attacks were reported in Nigeria’s waters in the third quarter of 2019, the International Maritime Bureau (IMB) said in its...

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$2.2bn lost to piracy in Gulf of Guinea annually, says naval chief

  West African countries including Nigeria are losing an estimated $2.2 billion annually to piracy and other maritime crimes in the Gulf of Guinea, the Chief of...

Chief of Naval Staff (CNS), Vice Adm. Ibok Ete-Ibas

Ibas: Piracy has reduced on Nigerian waters 

Against the background of declining piracy incidence in Nigerian waters in recent times, the Chief of Naval Staff, Vice Admiral Ibok-Ete Ibas, has prescribed pragmatic...

Asia records 3 armed robbery attacks against ships in January

Asia records 8 piracy, sea robbery in August

A total of eight incidents of piracy and armed robbery against ships were reported in Asia in August 2019. Of the total, two were piracy incidents and six were incidents...

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

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 piracy, according to a report released by the International Maritime...

EU calls for renewed efforts to battle resurgent piracy off Somali coast

West Africa is world’s new piracy hotspot — Report

U.S.-based non-governmental organization, One Earth Future, released its ninth annual State of Maritime Piracy report on Monday, identifying West Africa as becoming the...

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Gulf of Guinea: Nigeria, others lose $777m annually to piracy — UN  

A new report by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) reveals that Nigeria and other countries in the Gulf of Guinea lost US$777.1 million to piracy and...

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Piracy: The cheery news from IMB

A fortnight ago, the International Maritime Bureau (IMB), a specialized department of the International Chamber of Commerce, released its report for the first quarter of...

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Nigeria piracy incidents drop by 36% in Q1 

Nigeria recorded a 36 percent drop in reported piracy incidents at sea in the first quarter of 2019, according to the International Maritime Bureau (IMB) Piracy...

EU calls for renewed efforts to battle resurgent piracy off Somali coast

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 2019, the International Maritime Bureau’s (IMB) has said. Nigeria has been a...