n Africa Conflict Monitor - Piracy resurgence off the coast of Nigeria : West Africa - regional analysis

Volume 2016, Issue 05
  • ISSN : 2311-6943


The Nigerian navy steps up sea patrols to contain piracy in the Gulf of Guinea. With kidnapping for ransom proving more lucrative than hijacking ships to steal cargo, stealthy pirates are stepping up abductions in waters increasingly dangerous for freighters, tankers and passenger ships.

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