Pirates were arrested on MT Mariam.
Eight Nigerian pirates deported
Eight Nigerian pirates have been deported by the Ghanaian authorities upon the directive of the Minister of the Interior.
They were handed over to Nigerian authorities by a team of officials represented by the Ghana Police Service and the Ghana Immigration Service under the leadership of DSP. Peter Kamasa of the Interpol, Accra, to officials of the National Criminal Bureau/Lagos (Interpol/Lagos) at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport in Ikeja, Lagos, on January 7, 2016 after an exhaustive legal process in Accra.
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