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Hapag-Lloyd ship remains in quarantine as third seafarer tests positive for COVID-19 

Hapag-Lloyd ship remains in quarantine as third seafarer tests positive for COVID-19 

  Another crew member of MV Montpellier, a containership chartered by German shipping major Hapag-Lloyd, has tested positive for coronavirus in South Africa.  As a...

How seafarers battle loneliness at sea

Seafarer happiness down amid stress over new regulations, racism

  Workload stress caused by changes in regulations has been one of the three main factors impacting the seafarers’ happiness level in the fourth quarter of 2019,...

Kidnappers release 9 seafarers abducted off Cotonou 

How seafarer died in kidnappers’ den — V.Ships 

  A kidnapped seafarer of the oil tanker MV Duke was provided with medical help by pirates but they did not manage to save him, V.Ships Management (India) has...

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Seafarer happiness levels rise across all industry sectors

  After concerning reports earlier in the year, the latest Seafarers Happiness Index report has shown a marked improvement in happiness levels among seafarers...

IMO celebrates Day of the Seafarer

Seafarer happiness levels rise across all industry sectors

  After concerning reports earlier in the year, the latest Seafarers Happiness Index report has shown a marked improvement in happiness levels among seafarers...

Seafarer dies aboard tanker off South Africa

Seafarer dies aboard tanker off South Africa

  A crew member died on board a crude oil tanker off South Africa, the National Sea Rescue Institute (NSRI) said. On October 5, 2019, NSRI Mossel Bay duty crew were...

Seafarer dies aboard tanker off South Africa

Seafarer dies aboard tanker off South Africa

  A crew member died on board a crude oil tanker off South Africa, the National Sea Rescue Institute (NSRI) said. On October 5, 2019, NSRI Mossel Bay duty crew were...

PHOTOS: 2019 Day of the Seafarer celebration

PHOTOS: 2019 Day of the Seafarer celebration

On June 25, Nigeria joined the International Maritime Organization (IMO) and other maritime nations of the world to celebrate the 2019 Day of the Seafarer with special...

U.S. Coast Guard evacuates seafarer from CMA CGM ship 

U.S. Coast Guard evacuates seafarer from CMA CGM ship 

A crewmember of a CMA CGM-operated containership was medically evacuated by the U.S. Coast Guard near Galveston, Texas, on Tuesday.  The medical assistance from...

Four docked for stealing items worth N.7m at Apapa port

Seafarer docked for stealing N6m armoured cable

A 36-year-old seafarer, Ayiba Tare, was on Tuesday arraigned before an Apapa Magistrates’ Court for allegedly stealing N6 million armoured cable belonging to...

U.S. Coast Guard searches for burning Panamanian carrier crew

Sincerity Ace: 4 dead as Coast Guard suspends search for missing seafarer 

The US Coast Guard (USCG) has suspended the search for the remaining missing crew member from the stricken car carrier Sincerity Ace, while the bodies of four others...

Seafarer survives six days in sea after ship sinks

Seafarer survives six days in sea after ship sinks

A seafarer has survived six days in the open sea after the ship he was on sank in the Bali Strait. Indonesian Nahum Naibahas, 26, known as Riski, was on board the Multi...