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Vessels

235 vessels built in Nigeria for local content operation

  The 2016 third quarter Vessel Categorisation Report of the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) indicates that about 235 vessels operating in...

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Standard Club warns of thefts from vessels outside Tianjin port

The Standard Club has warned shipowners about thefts from vessels in North eastern Chinese ports over the winter months. In web alert the club said the months of...

UK ports detain 3 foreign flagged vessels in November

UK ports detain 3 foreign flagged vessels in November

Three more foreign flagged vessels were detained in UK ports during November 2016 after failing Port State Control (PSC) inspection, the country’s Maritime and...

Group raises alarm over Delta Port, says 15 vessels grounded in five months 

  A body known as the Shipping Trade Group (STG), Warri has raised alarm over the dilapidated condition of the once boisterous Delta Ports in Warri, Delta State,...

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NPA to clear abandoned vessels in ports

The Board of Directors, Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has decided to clear abandoned vessels disrupting the operations of Integrated Oil and Gas Free Zone (Intels) in...

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NPA to clear abandoned vessels in ports

The Board of Directors, Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has decided to clear abandoned vessels disrupting the operations of Integrated Oil and Gas Free Zone (Intels) in...

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Somali pirates now focus on smaller vessels, says UN

It has been almost three years since Somali pirates successfully hijacked a large commercial vessel but they retain the capacity and intent to resume the attacks and...

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How foreign vessels manipulate local seafarers out of job

  Foreign vessels operating in Nigerian cabotage areas are taking advantage of lapses in cabotage trade enforcement and naivety of regulators to manipulate crewing...

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Grow shipbuilding industry with CVFF, zero duty on outbound vessels, shipbuilder urges FG 

  West Atlantic Shipyard (WAS) operating in the Onne Oil and Gas Free Zone has called on the Federal Government to consider investing a part of the Cabotage Vessels...

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UK detains five foreign flagged vessels in one month   

UK’s Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA) has revealed that five new vessels were detained in the country’s ports during October 2016 after failing Port...

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Police arrest 18 pipeline vandals, impound two vessels, 20 trucks

The Nigeria Police Force had a break through with constant vandalization of pipelines, destruction of oil and gas infrastructure and the illegal dealing in Petroleum...

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Paris MoU detains two ships 

The Paris Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) organization has detained two vessels in a Norwegian and a Russian port in September and October this year, respectively....