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10 seafarers kidnapped from product tanker off Nigeria

10 seafarers kidnapped from product tanker off Nigeria

  Ten seafarers are reported to have been kidnapped by pirates from the product tanker Vemahope off Nigeria. An unknown number of pirates in speedboat are reported...

Asia records 57 piracy incidents in eight months 

10 seafarers kidnapped from tanker off Cotonou

  No fewer than 10 crew members have been kidnapped from a crude oil tanker off Cotonou, Benin, according to Dryad Global. The incident occurred some 76 nautical...

PHOTOS: Ikorodu Road on lockdown as tanker falls at Onipanu 

  There was heavy traffic on the ever-busy Ikorodu Road, Lagos when a fully loaded-tanker with petrol fell on its side at the Onipanu Bus Stop in the early hours of...

Tanker collides with fishing vessel; 1 dead, 2 missing

Tanker collides with fishing vessel; 1 dead, 2 missing

  Odfjell’s 600-foot chemical tanker Bow Fortune collided with a fishing vessel on Tuesday, December 14, in Galveston, Texas. The 81-foot fishing vessel Pappy’s...

Alpha Adriatic sells detained tanker

Alpha Adriatic sells detained tanker

  Croatian shipping company Alpha Adriatic, previously known as Uljanik Plovidba, has reached an agreement with an international banking syndicate to sell a...

Iran detains tanker near Strait of Hormuz

Iran detains tanker near Strait of Hormuz

  Iran has detained a ship carrying smuggled fuel near the entrance to the Strait of Hormuz, state-run Islamic Republic News Agency reported. Sixteen Malaysian crew...

European shipowners demand concrete action on GoG piracy

Tanker thwarts pirate attack off Brass, Nigeria

  Turkish Suezmax tanker Istanbul has foiled a pirate attack on Tuesday, December 24, while sailing some 180 nautical miles southwest of Brass, Nigeria. The ship...

Switzerland plans legal action against Nigeria over detained ship, crew

Tribunal to hear Nigeria, Switzerland tanker arrest dispute

  Switzerland and Nigeria have agreed to submit to the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea (ITLOS) their dispute concerning the arrest and detention of...

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...

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Pirates board tanker at anchorage off Guinea

  Four pirates armed with a gun and knives boarded the tanker in the early morning hours, according to the International Maritime Bureau (IMB) Piracy Reporting...

Iran seizes another tanker for smuggling fuel

Iran seizes another tanker for smuggling fuel

  Iran has seized another tanker in the Persian Gulf due to alleged smuggling of diesel fuel, according to Iran’s semi-official Students News agency (ISNA). The...