Nigerian Pirates Kidnap Five In Gulf Of Guinea After Firefight With Escort Boat - 9jaflaver



WELCOME TO 9JAFLAVER

NEWS  |  SPORTS  |  CELEBRITY GIST  |  MIXTAPE  |  COMEDY VIDEOS  |  JOKES  |  TECH  |  FASHION


PROMOTE MUSIC | ADVERTISE | SUBMIT FREEBEAT


Search anything below

ads1

Nigerian Pirates Kidnap Five In Gulf Of Guinea After Firefight With Escort Boat

BY MAREX 2019-03-13 13:15:47

According to the ICC IMB’s Piracy Report, Nigerian pirates kidnapped five crewmembers from an OSV in the Gulf of Guinea last weekend despite the efforts of a security escort vessel. After an active firefight between the escort and the attackers, pirates boarded the target vessel, ransacked its cabins and made off with the victims. 

At about 1115 hours UTC on Saturday, at a position about 30 nm off Brass, Nigeria, armed pirates in two speed boats approached an OSV under way. The OSV’s captain called for help from what IMB ICC described as a “naval escort security boat,” which maneuvered to engage the attackers. One speed boat closed in from port side of the vessel and crossed the bow, while the other speed boat exchanged fire with the security boat. 

To defend themselves against the attack, the OSV’s crew gathered in the engine room and shut down all power. The pirates in the second speedboat boarded the vessel using a ladder. They broke into the deckhouse, vandalized the cabins and took crew belongings and vessel’s equipment. The pirates then proceeded to the engine room, kidnapped five men and escaped. The remaining crews sailed the vessel under escort to a safe anchorage. 

One Nigerian Navy armed guard was reportedly killed in the exchange of fire between the naval security boat and the pirates.

Nigeria forbids the presence of embarked private maritime security contractors at its seaports. This effectively prohibits Gulf of Guinea vessel operators from using on-board armed guards, which have proven successful in deterring pirates in the high-risk area off Somalia.Instead, Nigeria permits private contractors to provide for-hire Security Escort Vessel (SEV) services using civilian boats and armed Nigerian Navy active duty servicemembers. According to one well-regarded security services firm, this system has historically been challenged by “extremely high costs and issues of poor performance and reliability.”



CLICK HERE TO COMMENT ON THIS POST
Promote Your Music, Video, Comedy Skit Here On 9jaflaver

Call Only:- +2348173379226  Or  +2348143945195


SPONSORED LINKS


TRENDING SONGS OF THE WEEK


Jealous
Fireboy DML

Reason With Me
Rudeboy

Am I A Yahoo Boy?
Naira Marley Ft Zlatan

Dumebi
Rema

Murder
King Perryy Ft Teni

Balance
Timaya

Yawa
Reekado Banks

Culture
Umu Obiligbo Ft Flavour, And Phyno

Feel Good
Ice Prince Ft Phyno, And Falz

Fuck You
Kizz Daniel

Maria
Reekado Banks

Jericho
Simi Ft Patoranking

Big Bad Boy
Odozi

I'm Sorry
Odozi

Killin Dem
Burna Boy Ft Zlatan

Uptempo
Tekno

Madu
Kizz Daniel

Money
Soft

Iyawomi
Goldgy Samuel

Murder
King Perryy Ft Teni

Confirm
Patoranking Ft Davido

Jama
DJ Mic Smith Ft Patoranking

Sensima
Skiibii Ft Reekado Banks

Vibez
Rankfiizy Ft Sugarboi

SWIPE LEFT TO VIEW MORE


DOWNLOAD ALSO


» Don Desy – Dance For Me




» Shine O – Calling On You (Prod By Melody Songz)




» WiseBrain – One One Leg (Prod By Blenny Mix)




» Baene – Sugar Baby




» AviJude – Sangolo Love




» Smilez – Pray (Prod By DJ Xtreem)




» Kay Jay – Emergency




» Ceeten – Ji Masun




» Rankfiizy Ft Eflex – Dagbana



🎵 Want Latest Nigerian Songs? Click HERE



Comment Below:-

Enter Name Below (Optional)

         
Enter Comment Below:-





SPONSORED LINKS





© 2014-2018 9jaflaver. All Rights Reserved.

About us||Content Remova||Privacy Policy|Contact us

Advertis|Request For Music

9jaflaver is not responsible for the content of external sites.