Tag Archive: gulf-of-guinea
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War against piracy is total

NIMASA tries to keep ahead of maritime crime.  With military’s support, war against piracy is total – Akpobolokemi, DG/CEO, NIMASA BY UCHE USIM Despite the Federal Government’s efforts to aggressively woo foreign investors ...
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Questions raised over mystery ship

Former Norwegian craft owned by UK-based security company.  Questions raised over mystery ship By Tom Barnes QUESTIONS have been raised over the future of a former Norwegian Navy vessel currently detained at the ...
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Chinks in PMSC Armour?

The collapse of GoAGT has led to renewed scrutiny of the marsec industry.  Chinks Appear in the Maritime Security Armour An Op-Ed piece by Simon Biggs, ASKET Ltd. Recently, we have seen the ...
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March on Stress assesses MPHRP

Visit made to MPHRP in the Philippines.  March on Stress assesses MPHRP's care Professor Neil Greenberg of March on Stress at the Institute of Psychiatry, King's College London, visited the Philippines to ...
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Oil Piracy in the Gulf of Guinea

Despite regional efforts, hijackings and oil theft persist.  Black Gold Buccaneers: Oil Piracy in the Gulf of Guinea Marissa Hall | Shale Plays Media The frequency of piracy attacks in the Gulf of ...
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Today’s Value of Anti-Piracy Measures

Are shipping companies ignoring the basic requirements of BMP4? Today’s Value of Anti-Piracy Measures Two recent attacks in the Gulf of Guinea have highlighted the value of prepared crews and the correct ...
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OP/ED: The State of Piracy

Ambrey Risk discuss the current security situation.  OP/ED: The State of Piracy Piracy’s gone away, right? You’d be forgiven for thinking that. The predominant narrative for the Indian Ocean is that Piracy has ...
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Guardian Global opens in Nigeria

Risk management firm launches new Nigerian office. Guardian Global Resources Establishes in Nigeria Following many months of preparation and substantial investment, Guardian Global Resources is proud to announce it has established a ...
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Nigeria wages war on oil bunkering

Oil bunkering and theft are huge issues for the African nation. Nigerian Navy Wages War Against Illigal Bunkering The Nigerian Navy says it has made seizures of over thirty vessels for various ...
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UNCTAD: trends in maritime piracy

United Nations publishes report into piracy. UNCTAD overview of trends in maritime piracy UNCTAD has recently published a two-part report considering the costs and trade-related implications of maritime piracy and taking stock of ...

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