Tag Archive: gulf-of-guinea
Nigeria Attack Kills 4

Nigerians nab Delta Avenger

Nigerian forces continue to press militants. Navy arrests Avengers’ strike force leader in Delta A suspected serial pipeline vandal and strike force leader of the Niger Delta Avengers has been arrested by ...
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New OPV for Nigeria

Nigerian Navy looks to plug capability gaps with acquisition. New Vessel From China to Enhance Nigerian Navy's Response to Security Challenges - Official Lagos — The Nigerian Navy will intensify its operation ...
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Armed robbery off Guinea

After a quiet summer, the robbers are back in business. Pirates Loot Container Ship off Guinea Pirates stormed a container ship off the coast of Guinea on Wednesday, making off with money ...
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Tanker attacked off Nigeria

Tanker hit by armed robbers off Brass. Chemical tanker Hanze Kochi attacked by pirates in Gulf of Guinea POSTED BY SVILEN PETROV The chemical tanker Hanze Kochi was attacked by pirates in Gulf ...
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Militants, pirates arrested

Navy also arrested four pirates during raid. Navy Nabs N’Delta Militant Leader The Nigerian Navy has arrested one of the top leaders of a militant group called, Bakassi Strike Force (BSF), which ...
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Boosting the Nigerian Navy

Ensuring the Navy can tackle contemporary challenges. Nigeria: A War Chest Against Maritime Crimes By Chiemelie Ezeobi Chiemelie Ezeobi writes on the Nigerian Navy's acquisition of 60 gunboats, to boost its war chest ...
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Nigeria, France in joint ops

Joint ops will focus on anti-piracy and IUU fishing. Nigerian Navy collaborates with French Navy to fight piracy The Nigerian Navy says it will partner with the French Navy in a bid ...
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Maritime mayhem

The dangers of the Delta. Maritime mayhem By James Wilkes Piracy in the Gulf of Guinea, particularly the resurgence of violent marine kidnapping for ransom, will continue to plague the waters off of ...
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High Tech Pirates

Pirates have gone high tech. Apparently… 'Do you have an AK-47 and can you swim?' By Padraig Belton, Technology of Business reporter "The first thing they ask you is if you have an ...
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Nigerian army weighs in

And you thought that was the navy's job… Militancy, sea piracy in C/River to end soon - Buratai The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai, on Wednesday said that ...

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