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Speed Boat Chased Ship in Nigeria

November 27, 2017 By ICC-CCS

A container ship was approached by a speed boat while underway in Bonny, Nigeria. Navy vessel was sent to assist the container ship, but the speed boat retreated after 20 minutes.

Boat Lurks Near Anchored Bulk Carrier in Ivory Coast

November 27, 2017 By ICC-CCS

Anchored bulk carrier in Abidjan Anchorage, Ivory Coast was on alert after duty crew spotted incoming boat boarding 13-15 persons. Port control was notified while all crew mustered on bridge. The boat left after the […]

Robbers Aim for Tanker in Nigeria

November 27, 2017 By ICC-CCS

Ten locals attempted to rob a product tanker in Lagos Secure Anchorage Area, Nigeria on Nov 21. The robbery was aborted after duty crew noticed them attempting to board the vessel and raised the alarm.

Six Kidnapped Cargo Crewmen Freed in Southern Nigeria

November 20, 2017 By Mendon Journal

Peter Doehle Schiffahrts-KG, shipowner of the container vessel Demeter, announced that six of his kidnapped crewmembers were freed recently. They were taken hostage on October 21 after the Demeter was attacked by an armed criminal […]

ESPS Rayo Welcomes Tanzanian Armed Forces

November 20, 2017 By EU NAVFOR

38 members of the Tanzanian Navy and Law Enforcement Detachments boarded EU NAVFOR ESPS Rayo during the three-day port visit in Dar Es Salaam. The Navy’s security capability were enhanced through the exercises and trainings […]

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