Tag: Cotonou Anchorage

  • Nine Crew Kidnapped From Norwegian Ship Anchored Near Cotonou, Benin

    UPDATE December 10: The nine Filipino crew who were kidnapped have been released on Dec 04/05 and are reportedly in safe condition. November 02, 02:10 UTC: A Norwegian shipping company […]

  • Marine Express hijacked?

    A search has been launched for an Indian-owned oil tanker that has gone missing in a part of West Africa rife with piracy. Search launched for missing oil tanker feared […]

  • MT Barrett – piracy update

    Ship appears to have been hijacked for its oil cargo. The Union Maritime vessel, MT Barrett, a tanker which was at anchor off Benin, West Africa has been the subject […]