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Maritime Piracy Report - 8 Seafarers Kidnapped from a Product Tanker Anchored off the Coast of Cameroon - December 30th 2019

Seafarers are advised to exercise caution after 8 seafarers got kidnapped from a product tanker anchored off the coast of Cameroon.

Dec 31 2019

Maritime Piracy Report - Second Vessel Attacked off the coast of Sao Tome - December 30th 2019

Seafarers are advised to exercise caution after pirates attacked a vessel transiting off the coast of Sao Tome.

Dec 30 2019

Maritime Piracy Report - BW Vessel is Attacked off the Coast of Sao Tome - December 28th 2019

Seafarers are advised to exercise caution after pirates attacked a vessel transiting off the coast of Sao Tome.

Dec 30 2019

Maritime Piracy Report- Suspicious Activity off the Coast of Nigeria - December 19th 2019

Seafarers are advised to exercise caution after a suspicious sighting of a pirate mothership took place off the coast of Nigeria.

Dec 19 2019

Pirates Release the Crew of the Elka Aristotle - Seafarer Dies in Captivity

European Products Carrier Ltd. announced during a press release on December the 13th that the kidnapped crew members of the ELKA ARISTOTLE have officially been released.

Dec 17 2019

BREAKING - Maritime Piracy Report - 20 Seafarers Kidnapped from Tanker off the Coast of Togo - December 15th 2019

Seafarers are advised to exercise caution after pirates kidnapped the crew of a tanker transiting through the Gulf of Guinea.

Dec 16 2019

#BREAKING - Maritime Piracy Report - 19 Seafarers Kidnapped near Bonny, Nigeria - December 3rd 2019

Seafarers are advised to exercise caution after pirates boarded a vessel transiting through Nigeria, kidnapping 19 crewmen in the process.

Dec 04 2019

#BREAKING UPDATE - Maritime Piracy Report - 7 Seafarers Kidnapped in the Gulf of Guinea - November 20th 2019

Seafarers are advised to exercise caution after pirates successfully carried out a kidnapping in the Gulf of Guinea.

Nov 25 2019

Maritime Piracy Report - Vessel Boarded in the Gulf of Guinea - November 20th 2019

Seafarers are advised to exercise caution after pirates boarded a vessel transiting through the Gulf of Guinea.

Nov 20 2019

Maritime Piracy Report - Kidnapping off the Coast of Nigeria - November 11th 2019

Seafarers are advised to exercise caution after pirates successfully carried out a kidnapping off the coast of Nigeria.

Nov 18 2019

Maritime Piracy Report - Vessel Robbed at Pointe Noire Anchorage, Congo - October 20th 2019

Seafarers are advised to exercise caution after pirates robbed a vessel at Congo's Pointe Noire Anchorage.

Oct 30 2019

Maritime Piracy Report - Offshore Supply Vessel attacked off Port-Gentil, Gabon - October 24th 2019

Seafarers are advised to exercise caution after pirates attacked a vessel off Port Gentil, Gabon.

Oct 25 2019

Vessel Robbed at Pointe Noire Anchorage, Congo - October 8th 2019

Seafarers are advised to exercise caution after pirates robbed a vessel anchored at Congo's Pointe Noire Anchorage.

Oct 15 2019

Attempted Robbery at Lagos SAA - October 5th 2019

Seafarers are advised to exercise caution after a vessel was boarded while anchored at the Lagos Secure Anchorage area, Nigeria.

Oct 14 2019

Vessel Attacked off the Coast of Accra, Ghana - October 3rd 2019

Seafarers are advised to exercise caution after a vessel was attacked while transiting off the coast of Accra, Ghana.

Oct 07 2019

Robbery At Lagos Secure Anchorage, Nigeria - September 23rd 2019

Seafarers are advised to exercise caution after a vessel was robbed while at the Lagos Secure Anchorage Area, Nigeria.

Sep 26 2019

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