One Killed, Three Taken Hostage in Pirate Attack off Nigeria
5 May 2015

One crew member was killed and three taken hostage in a pirate attack on a Greek-owned tanker pending unloading off Nigeria late Tuesday, the Hellenic Coast Guard informed. The killed sailor was Greek and was the vessel’s deputy […]

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Dozens killed as Nigeria boat sinks
5 May 2015

A boat has sunk on the River Niger in central Nigeria, leaving at least 42 people dead, officials say. Rescue teams are searching for a further 100 people reported missing. Officials say the boat, which capsized on […]

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Nigeria-Gabon boat capsize: Survivors found
5 May 2015

Twenty-nine people have been rescued after a boat carrying about 130 people from Nigeria to Gabon sank, rescue officials say. The vessel was initially said to have been carrying 160 people but officials say the real number […]

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