ASG hostages well

Ransom demand has been made. Fishermen abducted by Abu Sayyaf in good condition, says Sabah CPO By Natasha Joibi SANDAKAN: The three fishermen kidnapped by members Continue Reading »

February 15, 2019
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KFC for KFR

Kidnap becoming a serious threat for fishing fleets. KFC ransom paid to Venezuelan pirates Susan Mohammed AFTER paying US$12,000, groceries and a bucket of KFC Continue Reading »

February 15, 2019
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Delta port fears

Concerns over possible security breaches during election. Security officers call for increased vigilance at seaports By Shulammite ‘Foyeku Ahead of the 2019 general elections, the Continue Reading »

February 15, 2019
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Naval Dome gets DNV GL nod

Rigorous testing sees Naval Dome awarded certification. Naval Dome Receives DNV GL’s  Cyber Security Certification By Baibhav Mishra Classification society DNV GL has completed type Continue Reading »

February 15, 2019
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NIMASA still fighting

NIMASA continues to talk a good game. Peterside: FG’s Committed to Eradicating Sea Crime Unwavering By Eromosele Abiodun The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency Continue Reading »

February 15, 2019
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Warship IDEX visit

Vessels like the Carlo Margottini will protect the waters between Yemen, Djibouti, Eritrea and Somalia Italy’s pirate hunter warship docks in Abu Dhabi for Idex Continue Reading »

February 15, 2019
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Iran a serious threat: US

Unmanned surface systems cause concern. Top US admiral in Middle East warns of growing Iranian threat By Barbara Starr and Ryan Browne, CNN Iran is Continue Reading »

February 14, 2019
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Russian anti-piracy moves

Recent crew kidnappings focus minds. Russia Offers to Create Under the Aegis of the UN a Structure to Fight Against Maritime Piracy During open debates Continue Reading »

February 14, 2019
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ReCAAP Jan statistics

ReCAAP issues its January report. Piracy and Sea Robbery Situation in Asia in January 2019 • A total of three incidents of armed robbery against Continue Reading »

February 14, 2019
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Kidnap off Brass

Pirates reportedly kidnap three crew. Landing craft attacked, Nigeria Landing craft LAETITIA V was attacked by pirates early in the morning Feb 3 in Gulf Continue Reading »

February 6, 2019
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