21/01/2020 – Despite overall piracy incidents declining in 2019, there was “an alarming increase” in crew kidnappings across the Gulf of Guinea, according to the International Chamber of Commerce’s International Maritime Bureau’s (IMB) annual piracy report. Continuer à lire … « Crew kidnappings increase in the Gulf of Guinea »
2018/06/10 – As part of moves to curb incidences of maritime crimes on the Gulf of Guinea (GOG) waters, especially piracy and sea robbery, the Nigerian Navy (NN) Wednesday launched a collaboration with France, China, Portugal and three other African navies.
The collaboration was the flag off a regional maritime exercise code named Exercise EKU KEGBE, of which 12 Nigerian Navy ships, alongside others from the participating countries were deployed. Continuer à lire … « France, China, Others Collaborate with Nigeria Navy in Curbing Maritime Crimes on Gulf of Guinea »
The current report have it that Nigeria and Djibouti have resolved to intensify efforts at strengthening existing bilateral relations.
Nigerian Non-residence Ambassador to Djibouti, Mr. Bankole Adeoye, and President of the Republic of Djibouti, Mr. Ismail Guelleh, made the commitment during a diplomatic talk. Continuer à lire … « Nigeria, Djibouti to strengthen bilateral relations »