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Amaechi attacked in Spain

Amaechi attacked in Spain

  Some Nigerians living in Spain on Friday attacked Nigeria’s transportation minister Rotimi Amaechi while on a national assignment. “Some minutes ago, I was...

4 migrants die trying to reach Spain

4 migrants die trying to reach Spain

  Four migrants died and more than a dozen were missing after a packed dinghy ran into trouble while trying to reach Spain, coastguard officials said Wednesday. A...

Spain, IMO sign MoU to promote technical assistance

Spain, IMO sign MoU to promote technical assistance

  Spain and the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on technical cooperation activities to support...

Spain rescues almost 200 migrants in the Mediterranean

Spain rescues almost 200 migrants in the Mediterranean

  Almost 200 people were rescued attempting to make the dangerous crossing from North Africa to Spain on Monday, the coastguard said. The rescues come amid a debate...

Spain offers ports to stranded migrant boat

Spain offers ports to stranded migrant boat

Spain on Monday repeated its offer to allow 107 migrants stranded for more than two weeks in the Mediterranean to land in a Spanish port but it criticized Italy for...

Ferry runs aground off Spain

Ferry runs aground off Spain

  Almost 400 passengers have been evacuated from a Balearia-operated ferry after the vessel ran aground near the Port of Denia in the late evening hours of August...

Another Grimaldi ship, Grande Europa catches fire off Spain

Spain charges Master, officers of Grimaldi’s Grande Europa for arson

The Italian master and two officers who were on the Grimaldi Group’s conro Grande Europa, that suffered a fire in May, have appeared in court in Valencia, Spain for...

Spain seizes 10 tons of hashish on cargo ship

Crew members of the general cargo ship ELG have been arrested after Spanish customs officials found 10 tons of hashish aboard the vessel. According to the Spanish Tax...

Another Grimaldi ship, Grande Europa catches fire off Spain

Another Grimaldi ship, Grande Europa catches fire off Spain

Two months after Grande America caught fire and sank in the Bay of Biscay off the coast of France, another Grimaldi ship named Grande Europa has caught fire off the...

Brexit: Britain loses command of anti-piracy mission to Spain

Brexit: Britain loses command of anti-piracy mission to Spain

Spain has taken over the command of a European Union (EU) maritime mission that combats piracy off the coast of Somalia from took over from Britain.  Spanish Vice...

EU asks Italy, Spain to align port taxation

EU asks Italy, Spain to align port taxation

The European Commission has proposed that Italy and Spain align their taxation of ports with state aid rules. Commissioner in charge of competition policy, Margrethe...

Illegal migration: EU records lowest number in 5 years

Migrant rescue ship with 311 migrants docks in Spain

Open Arms rescue ship with 311 migrants on board arrived the port of Crinavis in Spain on Friday after being denied entry by some European countries. The migrants,...