Any Light at the End of the Tunnel for Tankers?

MSI's Tim Smith reveals when to expect the tanker market to recover.

Yinson Starts Talks on Nigerian FPSO Deal

Talks

Yinson started exclusive negotiations for a potential FPSO supply and charter contract off Nigeria.

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BW Offshore Agrees Extension for Abo FPSO

Abo FPSO

BW Offshore has agreed an extension for the Abo FPSO unit with Nigerian Agip Exploration.

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12 Mariners Kidnapped off Nigeria

FWN Rapide

12 seafarers manning the FWN Rapide general cargo vessel were taken by pirates off the coast of Nigeria on April 21.

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CMA CGM to Operate Lekki Port’s Container Terminal

Lekki Port

CMA CGM and Lekki Port LFTZ Enterprise signed a deal to operate Lekki Port's future container terminal.

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Pirates Raid Bulker off Nigeria

A bulk carrier was chased down and boarded by pirates off Brass, Nigeria on April 7, 2018.

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Nigeria Starts Construction of Lekki Deep Sea Port in Lagos

Nigeria's government has launched the construction of the Lekki Deep Sea Port in Lagos.

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Armed Pirates Board Tanker off Nigeria

Pirates armed with guns boarded a product tanker approaching the Bonny Fairway Buoy, Nigeria, on March 6.

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Pirates Attack Two Ships in One Day off Nigeria

Armed pirates attacked two vessels on February 24 off the coast of Bonny Island, Nigeria.

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Pirates Fire Upon Tanker in Gulf of Guinea

Pirates fired upon a crude oil tanker after repeatedly attempting to board the ship off Brass, Nigeria.

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Spotted: Nigeria Welcomes Total's Egina FPSO

Following a ninety-day voyage from Korea, Total's FPSO Egina arrived at the Port of Lagos in Nigeria on January 25. 

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10 Bulker Crew Members Feared Kidnapped off Nigeria

Ten crew members of a bulk carrier are reported missing following a pirate attack off Brass, Nigeria.

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Ten Bulker Crew Members Saved from Pirates off Nigeria

Armed pirates boarded a drifting bulk carrier around 17 nautical miles south-southwest (SSW) off Bonny Island, ...

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Nigerian Pirates Free MV Demeter's Crew

The crew of the Liberia-flagged containership MV Demeter has been released by Nigerian pirates, the spokesman for ...

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Pirates Target Crude Oil Tanker off Nigeria

A crude oil tanker managed to escape pirate hands while sailing some 21 nautical miles South-Southwest of Bonny ...

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Egina FPSO Sets Sail from SHI Shipyard to Nigeria

South Korean shipbuilder Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) waved goodbye to Egina floating production storage and ...

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Breaking: Six Crew Kidnapped from Containership off Nigeria

Six crew members, including the captain, were kidnapped from the Liberian-flagged containership Demeter while the ...

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Five Abducted from Ship off Nigeria

Five persons have been abducted from a merchant vessel in the vicinity of Parrot Island, Calabar, Nigeria, the ...

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Robbers Steal Oil from Anchored Tanker in Nigeria

Robbers have boarded a tanker and stole some oil from the ship while it was anchored at Lagos General Purpose ...

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Armed Pirates Kidnap Five Crew off Nigeria

Five crew members were taken from a general cargo vessel identified as the Panama-flagged Oya 1 which was boarded ...

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Nigerian Navy Thwarts Vessel Hijacking Attempt

The Nigerian Navy has foiled an attempted hijacking of a merchant vessel some 16 nautical miles off the coast ...

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NIMASA Chief: Nigeria Needs Maritime Transport Policy

Nigeria is in dire need of a maritime transport policy which will complement the existing national transport policy ...

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