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6 Nigerians and 2 Togolese Pirates Arrested 25NM off Lome

Eight pirates was arrested while trying to escape with a tanker vessel hijacked off port of Lome. This came as the Togolese Navy received a report from the ship owner regarding their vessel under attack and hijacked off Lome. The report triggered the Togo navy intercepting the attackers. According to the report published on Togolese …

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OWS Just For Show: Two Engineers To Pay $250 000 fine.

Portline bulk international a Portuguese owner company has being find $1.5m in USA for water pollution. The find came as the crew of their vessel Achilleus admitted that the Oily water separator (OWS) which was installed on vessel was “just for show”. The owner having attended the pollution case after crew admitted a bulker’s oily …

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Pirates attacked vessel and kidnapped five crews

Five Crew Kidnapped from OSV Off Nigeria still not to be found.

Following the data provided by IMB Piracy Reporting Centre, pirates armed with machine guns in two-speed boats approached the unnamed vessel while it was underway some 32 nautical miles off the coast of Brass, midday on 9th March 2019. According to the report, the ship’s Captain immediately notified the naval escort security boat which maneuvered …

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