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          New international employment rights for seafarers captured by pirates

          The introduction of new international employment rights for seafarers captured by pirates, comes into force on 26 December 2020. The amendment, comes during a resurgence of recently reported piracy..

          10 Kidnappers, Sea Pirates arrested in Calabar

          Ten suspected kidnappers and sea robbers have been nabbed in Calabar by the army and police, just as two persons in a different incident were kidnapped between Friday and yesterday.

          No Space for Complacency as African kidnap numbers rise

          Shipowners' organisation Bimco has urged Nigeria to step up efforts to safeguard seafarers as more and more crew are kidnapped from vessels in the Gulf of Guinea. The plea from the..

          Experts warn Somali piracy risks remain as final hostages released

          The release of three Iranian crew members, on 20 August, marks the end of the Somali piracy era, however, seafarers still should remain vigilant in these waters, warn security experts.

          The kidnapping business that sustains the economy in the Niger Delta

          The nearest port of Lagos is 230 nautical miles away, approximately 426 kilometers. Since June, the Curacao Trader , an oil tanker managed by the Greek company Alison Management Corp, has been..