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Nigeria Waters Experience Persistent Pirates Attack

December 29, 2017 By Hellenic Shipping News

Nigerian waters have been pestered by piracy attacks according to reports. 10 crew members were reportedly kidnapped for ransom by six pirates who boarded he bulk carrier on December 14 in Brass. Moreover, four to […]

Pirates Kidnapped Crew in Nigeria

October 30, 2017 By ICC-CCS

Six crew members were kidnapped by pirates in Bonny, Nigeria after the pirates boarded the container ship. The ship continued her passage, but the pirates escaped.

Two Arrested Over Sea Piracy Incident

October 27, 2017 By Post-Courier

Two suspects were arrested by Waigani police in Papua New Guinea’s Tatana Village. They were allegedly involved in a murder and sea piracy incident at Motukea wharf on October 7.

Bulk Carrier Robbed in India

October 27, 2017 By ICC-CCS

Goods were stolen from an anchored bulk carrier in Kandla Anchorage on October 17. Duty officer raised the alarm after noticing the robbers but they were able to escape.

Container Ship Robbed in Manila

October 20, 2017 By ICC-CCS

Eight robbers boarded an anchored container ship in Manila South Port Anchorage, Philippines. The duty crew was able to raise the alarm but the robbers escaped with the stolen ship’s properties.

Indonesian Pirates Jailed for Foiled Hijacking

October 2, 2017 By Hellenic Shipping News

Eleven Indonesian pirates were sentenced 16 years of imprisonment after they have attempted to hijack an oil tanker off the coast of Malaysia. They were able to board the vessel carrying RM7 million ($1.7 million) […]