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Captured Ukrainian sailors moved to Moscow prisons

Ukraine appeals detention of vessels, 24 sailors by Russia

Ukraine has submitted an appeal to the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea (ITLOS) requesting Russia’s release of three detained Ukrainian Navy vessels...

Ship-to-ship transfer: UAE bans two vessels from entering its waters 

Ship-to-ship transfer: UAE bans two vessels from entering its waters 

The Federal Transport Authority (FTA) of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has banned two tankers from entering its waters on the grounds of illegal ship-to-ship oil...

Chief of Naval Staff (CNS), Vice Adm. Ibok Ete-Ibas

Nigerian Navy arrested 30 vessels for illegal activities in 2018 — Ibas 

No fewer than 30 vessels were seized by the Nigerian Navy in 2018 for various maritime crimes on the waterways, according to the Chief of the Naval Staff, Vice Admiral...

Maersk Tankers to install scrubbers on selected vessels

Maersk Tankers to install scrubbers on selected vessels

Maersk Tankers has decided to invest in four scrubber systems to be installed on selected LR2 vessels in the Maersk Product Tanker fleet before January 2020 to comply...

34 vessels burnt in Indonesia fire 

34 vessels burnt in Indonesia fire 

No fewer than 34 vessels were burned in a major fire at Muara Baru Port in Penjaringan, Indonesia on Saturday. There were no fatalities caused by the fire. However,...

52 vessels, 40 persons in navy custody over piracy

Piracy: Navy impounds 52 vessels, arrests 40 people 

The Nigerian Navy said on Monday it currently has 52 vessels and no fewer than 40 persons in its custody for various alleged piracy-related offences. The Flag Officer...

Navy hands over seized vessel, 9 seamen to EFCC

52 vessels, 40 persons in navy custody over piracy

The Nigerian Navy said on Monday it currently has 52 vessels and no fewer than 40 persons in its custody, for various alleged piracy-related offences. The Flag Officer...

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MAN Oron Alumni urges FG to provide training vessels for cadets

The Alumni of Maritime Academy of Nigeria, Oron (AMANO) has called on the Federal Government to bridge the manpower gap in the maritime industry by providing training...

The Acting Chairman, Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), Musa Abubakar

ICPC boss makes case for joint inspection of vessels at berths

The Acting Chairman, Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), Musa Abubakar has emphasised the need for relevant government agencies...

Maersk grows revenue despite challenging market

2020 global sulphur cap: Maersk to install scrubbers on some of its vessels 

A.P. Moller-Maersk will add devices to reduce harmful exhaust emissions to some of its ships ahead of new global fuel regulations starting in 2020. To combat air...

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Shipowners fault NIMASA claim of registering 4,255 vessels 

The Nigerian Ship owners Association (NISA) has faulted the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) over the status of 4,255 vessels registered under...

Saudi-led coalition foils Houthi attacks vessels

Saudi-led coalition foils Houthi attacks vessels

A Saudi-led military coalition foiled attacks by explosives-laden speedboats deployed by Yemen’s Iran-aligned Houthi movement against commercial vessels, the...