Nigerian pirates abduct six sailors from oil tanker

Pirates off Nigeria’s oil-rich south have stormed a small…


How Obangame Express is helping keep West African waters safe – US, Nigerian navy chiefs

The exercise will bring together countries from the Gulf…


Embassy: Pirates abduct six Russian sailors off Benin Republic

Six Russian sailors have been abducted by pirates off the…


Nigeria’s waters still unsafe as global maritime crime declines

Despite a reduction in maritime crime globally, Nigeria’s…


Buhari seeks collaboration on maritime security in Gulf of Guinea

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday called for greater…


Pirates ‘paid $400,000 ransoms’ in West Africa

Ransoms of up to $400,000 (£273,000) have been paid to…