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15 Nigerians arrested in Malaysia for fraud 

How we illegally boarded ship in Apapa — Motorboy, fisherman

  A motorboy and fisherman who planned to leave the country for greener pastures in Europe by illegally boarding a vessel without purchasing ticket at the Lagos...

Firm forfeits ship used for illegal oil deal to FG 

Firm forfeits ship used for illegal oil deal to FG 

  The Federal High Court in Lagos has ordered that a vessel, MV Shirley, should be forfeited to the Federal Government for being used for illegal conveyance of...

Court frees four Ukrainians, ship of illegal bunkering charges

Court frees four Ukrainians, ship of illegal bunkering charges

  Four Ukrainians charged with illegal oil bunkering by the Federal Government have been discharged and acquitted by a Federal High Court in Port Harcourt, Rivers...

Ship sinks in South China Sea

Ship sinks in South China Sea

  A Vietnam-flagged cargo ship sank in the South China Sea after being caught in stormy weather. The vessel, Toan Phat 68, capsized in the vicinity of Quy Nhơn...

Germany imposes hefty fine on ship violating open-loop scrubber ban

Germany imposes hefty fine on ship violating open-loop scrubber ban

  Authorities in Germany have imposed a record fine to a Marshall Islands-flagged tanker for breaching an open-loop scrubber ban in the Port of Hamburg.  On...

South China Sea: U.S to gift Vietnam another ship 

South China Sea: U.S to gift Vietnam another ship 

  The United States announced on Wednesday that it will provide Vietnam with another coast guard cutter for its growing fleet of ships, boosting Hanoi’s ability...

Houthis give condition for releasing ship seized in Red Sea

Houthis give condition for releasing ship seized in Red Sea 

  Yemen’s Iran-aligned Houthi movement said on Tuesday it would release vessels it had captured if they prove to be South Korean, after it seized a rig being...

Ship catches fire off Singapore

Ship catches fire off Singapore

  All 18 crew of Panama-flagged tanker Hoyu are safe after a fire broke on the vessel in Singapore waters on Thursday. The 8,925 dwt chemical/products tanker, owned...

Maersk Line to reduce cadet intakes from UK, South Africa 

Maersk to run its 4,500 TEU ship on battery

Danish shipping giant Maersk will install a containerized 600 kWh marine battery system on board the 4,500 TEU Maersk Cape Town in December 2019 to improve vessel...

Creditors detain Alpha Adriatic’s ship in Malaysia

Creditors detain Alpha Adriatic’s ship in Malaysia

  Creditors have detained in Malaysia one of the tankers owned by Croatian shipping company Alpha Adriatic, former Uljanik Plovidba.  The 52,725dwt Pomer was...

Australia detains ship over unpaid crew wages

Australia detains ship over unpaid crew wages

  A Chinese-owned bulk carrier chartered to carry coal to Korea has been detained at the Port of Gladstone after crew members reported they were owed tens of...

Migrants jump overboard from stranded ship 

Migrants jump overboard from stranded ship 

More than 10 of the migrants on a rescue ship stranded off southern Italy jumped overboard and tried to swim ashore on Tuesday as the Spanish charity operating the...