Owners Not Ready to Give Up Control to Smart Ships

Orca AI: Maritime industry slow at adapting solutions vital to avoiding collisions.

Petro-Piracy Returns to Gulf of Guinea


EOS Risk Group: Nigerian pirates have taken 35 seafarers in the Gulf of Guinea during the first half of 2018.

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Anti-Corruption Project in Nigeria Improves Port Calls


Danish Shipping: An anti-corruption project for ports has been completed in Nigeria with positive outcomes.

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Yinson Starts Talks on Nigerian FPSO Deal


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


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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