Navy foils pirate attacks on two vessels in Lagos, Bayelsa

By Godspower Edoza  The Nigerian Navy Thursday said it foiled attacks on two merchant ships in Lagos and…

One dead in Bayelsa pirate attack

By Godspower Edoza  Less than 24 hours after gunmen suspected to be pirates attacked a local…

Pirate attacks on Nigerian waters

Nigerian waterways are regarded as some of the most dangerous in the world. According to the…

Bayelsa Govt denounce fatal pirate attack on oil vessel  

By Jite Eriabie  The Bayelsa Government has condemned the attack by pirates on an oil services…

Nigerian Navy says pirate attacks fell by 68% 

The Nigerian navy said pirate attacks in the country’s territorial waters fell 68 percent year-on-year in…

Pirate attack against bulk carrier foiled in Gulf of Aden

The Liberian-flagged bulk carrier MV Lord Mountbatten was attacked by pirates on Tuesday, May 16 while under way some…

Somali pirate sentenced to life for attack on US navy ship

A Somali pirate was sentenced to life plus 10 years in prison for engaging in piracy and committing…

Infographic: Nigerian pirate activity in 2016

The Gulf of Guinea continues to be one of the most dangerous bodies of water in…

Infographic: Nigerian pirate activity in 2016

The Gulf of Guinea continues to be one of the most dangerous bodies of water in…

Ship evades pirate attack off Philippines

A Vietnamese-flagged ship identified as MV Phu An 268 managed to escape pirate hands while sailing through…

One killed, 7 abducted in pirate attack in Southern Philippines

Gunmen in southern Philippine waters killed one crewman of a Vietnamese vessel and abducted seven in…

Shipowners avoid new ‘pirate hotspot’ in west of Philippines

A surge in piracy to the west of the Philippines is forcing shipowners to divert vessels…

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