Author: Britanic Maritime

Britanic Maritime Limited (BML)

Request For Proposal (RFP): Travel Management Services

Britanic Maritime Ltd (BML) is soliciting proposals for professional services from qualified travel agencies in response to this Request for Proposal (RFP) for travel services. BML hereby invites you...
Indian tanker’s crew retakes ship from pirates

Indian tanker’s crew retakes ship from pirates

The crew of a missing Indian oil tanker regained control of the ship from pirates who had hijacked it off Benin’s coast, the vessel’s management company said Tuesday. The...
Rotimi Amaechi

Reps Give Amaechi 72hrs to Produce Documents on $195m Water Security Contract

Members of the House of Representatives Tuesday gave the Transportation Minister, Hon Rotimi Amaechi, 72 hours to produce the documents relating to the water security contract awarded to the...
sea pirates

Pirates Kidnap 22 Crew in Gulf of Guinea

UK-based tanker owner and operator Union Maritime confirmed that 22 crew member from its vessel MT Barrett were kidnapped by pirates in the Gulf of Guinea on January 10....

Nigerian Pirates Free MV Demeter’s Crew

The crew of the Liberia-flagged containership MV Demeter has been released by Nigerian pirates, the Associated Press reports citing a spokesman for Peter Doehle Schiffahrts-KG, Cor Radings. According to...
gulf of guinea

Nigeria Contracts Israeli firm to provide security on its Territorial Waters

“An Israeli firm has been contracted by the federal government to provide security on the nation’s territorial waters.” The Transportation Minister, Hon. Rotimi Amaechi who disclosed this said the...

ITF calls for action on MV queen binanga’s abandoned crew

    Five persons have been abducted from a merchant vessel in the vicinity of Parrot Island, Calabar, Nigeria, the UK-based security brokerage Asket said.
Maritime piracy

2017 First Half: Maritime Sector Records 87 Piracy Incidents

The first half of 2017 saw a total of 87 incidents reported to the IMB Piracy Reporting Centre compared with 97 for the same period last year, indicating a...