Shipping Industry Welcomes Nigeria’s ‘Deep Blue Anti-piracy Project’

The Round Table of Shipowner Associations and the Oil Companies International Marine Forum (OCIMF) have expressed their ‘full support’ for the launch of Nigeria’s Deep Blue Project which aims to stamp out piracy in the Gulf of Guinea, reports BIMCO.

Addressing piracy at GoG

Nigeria has pledged a ‘significant investment’ for the multi-agency project, which will be managed by the Nigerian Maritime Safety Agency (NIMASA).

A central command and control centre based in Lagos will oversee a network of...

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