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Insecurity

Update: Nigerian lady, Hindy Umoren, who went missing after going for a job interview...

Nigerian lady, Hindy Umoren, who went missing after she left her home for a job interview, has been found dead. On April 30, LIB shared the story of how a woman with the handle @Umohuduak1 took to Twitter to...
Bayelsa community, soldiers row over tankers conveying alleged stolen crude

Bayelsa community, soldiers row over tankers conveying alleged stolen crude

There was palpable tension in Biseni community in Yenagoa Local Government Area of Bayelsa State as women and youths of the area prevented some soldiers from freeing five tankers conveying ‘black liquid’ suspected to be stolen crude oil. A community...

Pandemonium as gunmen storm Ebonyi community in the daytime

Gunmen stormed Onueke Community in Ezza South Local Government Area of Ebonyi state. The gunmen arrived on Tuesday afternoon, April 27, shooting sporadically as they robbed residents and businesses. The gunmen, numbering about five, are said to have trailed...

Gunmen kill three Customs officers at checkpoint in Rivers

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has confirmed the killing of three of its officers following an attack by gunmen at a checkpoint along the Port Harcourt-Owerri road in Ikwerre Local Government Area, Rivers State. Customs spokesman, Joseph Attah, confirmed the...

Indonesian navy submarine with 53 on board goes missing off coast of Bali

A search is under way for the German-made submarine, KRI Nanggala-402, and its crew. The Indonesian navy is searching for the missing submarine 60 miles off the coast of Bali. File pic Why you can trust Sky News...

Nigerian Navy Arrests Seven for Providing Maritime Security Services

As part of its mission to secure the coastal waters of the world's piracy capital, the Nigerian Navy recently intercepted a small craft and arrested its occupants for a criminal offense: providing security services to a merchant ship. According...

NIMASA Partners ICC to Enhance Maritime Security

The Director General, Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Bashir Jamoh has said that the agency has been granted approval to partner with the International Coordinating Center (ICC) to enhance maritime safety in the Gulf of Guinea. He...

Kidnapped Sailors Return to Turkey, speaks on Death Threats and Forest Captivity

Fifteen Turkish sailors kidnapped by pirates last month in the Gulf of Guinea arrived back in Turkey on Sunday and the ship’s captain described how they faced death threats and were held in a forest during their three-week ordeal. The...

Transport workers condemn incessant attacks at Gulf of Guinea

The International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) has slammed the Federal Government for failing to engage critical stakeholders in tackling insecurity in the Gulf of Guinea as robbery and piracy persist in the region. The ITF described the Gulf of Guinea as...

GoG: Pirates attack vessel in Lome, Togo

The Gulf of Guinea may have finally been taken over by pirates as another Greek product tanker, MARIA E was attacked Tuesday, February 9, and boarded at 1220 UTC. Fleetmon reports indicated the vessel was attacked, northwest of Sao Tome...

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New Seaports Underway To Ease Apapa Gridlock –NPA

Nigeria is building a new deep-seaport and considering two additional facilities to ease congestion at Apapa seaports, which currently handle about 80 per cent...

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