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Nigerian pirates in new attack

Waterways still insecure. Pirates attack boat, abduct 2 monarchs, 1 security escort In Bayelsa Unidentified gunmen suspected to be sea pirates on Wednesday, attacked two passenger boats and kidnapped three persons along ...
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Enhancing Maritime Security

Security in region still a major issue. Enhancing Maritime Security Chiemelie Ezeobi writes the recently held Offshore Patrol Vessels (OPV) conference, which had about 20 countries in attendance, provided a forum to ...
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New Nigerian policy on PMSCs?

Will Nigeria relax its current rules on PMSC use? Navy chief seeks new policy on private maritime security By Eugene Agha The Chief of the Naval Staff (CNS) Vice Admiral Ibok Ekwe-Ibas has ...
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Navy arrests 80 vessels

Nigeria's ongoing fight against oil theft. Navy arrests 80 vessels equipments in 18 months Posted By: Precious Igbonwelundu Despite inadequacies in its platforms, the Nigerian Navy (NN) said yesterday that over 80 vessels ...
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Nigeria hopes to end maritime crime

FG Seeks Elimination Of Maritime Illegalities By: Segun Adio The Federal Government has called for a more robust engagement among navies of West African sub-region to ward off maritime criminals from the ...
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50% of Nigerian naval ships down

Chief of Staff warns officers to stay away from illegal operations. Nigerian Navy: More Than 50% of Naval Ships are Down, Navy Chief Laments Given its constitutional role in protecting Nigeria's territorial ...
Gulf of Aden, Atalante-EU Patrols Make Gains Against Pirates

Maritime Piracy 2.0

Will technology transform maritime crime? Piracy 2.0: The Net-Centric Evolution BRIAN EVANS Network-Centric Warfare derives its power from the strong networking of a well-informed but geographically dispersed force. – VADM Arthur Cebrowski, Proceedings ...
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Nigeria can do more to reduce piracy

Comments made ahead of conference. Nigeria can do more to reduce piracy The Senior Regional Vice President of ASIS International, a global organisation for security professionals, Mrs. Victoria Ekhomu, has said Nigeria ...
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Notorious kidnapper held in Delta

Joint Task Force operation brings results. JTF Arrests Notorious Kidnapper In Niger Delta The Joint Task Force (JTF) operating with the code name “Operation Pulo Shield” has arrested an alleged notorious kidnapper ...
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Nigerian Navy’s new tactics

Niger Delta group explains persistence of menace Navy adopts fresh strategies against oil theft By Chido Okafor (Warri) and Ann Godwin (Port Harcourt) IN a renewed bid to drastically reduce oil theft, piracy ...

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