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Crude oil theft: Security operatives arrest vessel, 10 crew members

Crude oil theft: Security operatives arrest vessel, 10 crew members

  Ten persons on board a vessel, MT Morris, have been arrested by security operatives for crude oil theft in the Niger Delta region. They were caught stealing...

Piracy: Nigeria hands over seized vessel, crew to Ghana

Piracy: Nigeria hands over seized vessel, crew to Ghana

  The Nigerian government has handed over the fishing vessel Marine 707 suspected to be carrying out illegal activities in the Gulf of Guinea to the Ghanian...

Venezuelan Navy ship sinks after collision with expedition vessel 

Venezuelan Navy ship sinks after collision with expedition vessel 

  A Venezuelan Navy ship has sunk after colliding with the ice-strengthened hull of an expedition cruise ship earlier last week.  The incident took place March 30,...

NPA disputes NCDC’s claim of six Covid-19 cases discovered on vessel

NPA disputes NCDC’s claim of six Covid-19 cases discovered on vessel

The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has denied reports by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) that six new cases of the dreaded coronavirus (covid-19) were...

Vessel splits into two off Malta

Vessel splits into two off Malta

  Rescue crews in Malta rescued three seafarers after their vessel split in two in the western Mediterranean Sea on Wednesday.  The Armed Forces of Malta was...

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EFCC charges vessel, four others with oil theft

  The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Wednesday charged four individuals and a vessel with petroleum theft at the Federal High Court in Lagos....

Navy hands over seized vessel, AGO to EFCC 

Navy hands over seized vessel, AGO to EFCC 

  The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Wednesday took delivery of a vessel, MV Gratitude, and its crew of six, intercepted on January 9, 2020 by...

Navy hands over suspected oil thieves, vessel to EFCC

Navy hands over suspected oil thieves, vessel to EFCC

  The Nigerian Navy Ship Delta, NNS Delta has handed over a motor vessel, MV Salvation and nine crew members allegedly involved in illegal oil deal to the Economic...

3 piracy incidents reported within 20 days in Singapore Strait

Pirate mother vessel sighted off Nigeria

  A suspected pirate mothership has been sighted offshore Nigeria roughly between where two kidnapping incidents took place earlier this year. Dryad Global said the...

Police impound vessel laden with AGO in Rivers

Police impound vessel laden with AGO in Rivers

  Men of IGP Special Taskforce on Petroleum and Illegal Bunkering have impounded a vessel laden with  500,000 litres of petroleum products suspected to be...

Saraki commissions new indigenous vessel acquired by Team Nigeria Offshore

Saraki commissions new indigenous vessel acquired by Team Offshore Nigeria

  Minister of State for Transportation, Gbemisola Saraki, has reiterated the Federal Government’s commitment to ease of doing business by creating enabling ...

Pirate attack on vessel caused hike in gas price — PPPRA

Pirate attack on vessel caused hike in gas price — PPPRA

  The Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Agency (PPPRA) has blamed the high price of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) also known as cooking gas in the market on...