Tag: piracy


Armed pirates kidnap crew members from BW Offshore’s FPSO

July 2, 2020

Via: Offshore Energy

The news first emerged on the website of the UK-based security intel firm Dryad Global, which cited a ‘high confidence’ report, according to which 11 crew members of the FPSO were suspected of being kidnapped. The incident was confirmed by […]


Shipping Industry Seeks Urgent Action against Gulf of Guinea Piracy

June 10, 2019

Via: World Maritime News

“The high level of piracy and armed robbery attacks in the Gulf of Guinea is not acceptable. Yet it is happening every day and this is not business as usual. We need to take urgent action now,” Dr. Grahaeme Henderson, […]