Latest News for: Togo shipping


Ghana to receive 200,000 COVID-19 vaccine doses

Graphic 26 Apr 2021
The UNICEF’s Regional Advisor for Health Systems Strengthening for Western and Central Africa Regional Office, Ms Susie Villeneuve, disclosed this, explaining that the vaccine would be shipped from the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) to Ghana, Togo and the Comoros.

Syrian-Owned Ship Banned from European Ports for Numerous Violations

The Maritime Executive 26 Mar 2021
The organization representing the European flag states took the unusual step of barring a cargo ship from calling at any of its ports ... The ship is registered in Togo and operates with a Syrian crew ... In all, the Italian inspectors founded 17 issues that did not conform to the international codes, and 14 were reasons for the ship to be detained.

Nigerian immigrant details how he travelled to Ghana via ship

Ghana Web 24 Mar 2021
Nigerian Immigrant, Moses Harry has shared his journey to Ghana on a ship due to the closure of borders and ban on travel on both land and sea ... ”We boarded a ship from Nigeria and went through Togo ... .

Indian sailors are being caught in a piracy boom off West Africa. One captain held ...

The Citizens 21 Mar 2021
The ship was about eight hours from port in Lomé, Togo, from where Prasad planned to fly home to Kolkata, India ... Prasad's chief engineer had seen a speedboat emerging from a supply vessel that had suddenly appeared beside their ship ... All of that trade requires a lot of shipping by vessels often primarily staffed by Indians.

Coast guard nabs ship loaded with illegal cigarettes

Taipei Times 12 Mar 2021
After receiving a tip-off that a cargo ship registered under the flag of African nation Togo was allegedly hauling contraband cigarettes, the CGA Southern Branch’s Offshore Flotilla 5 formed a task force to intercept the ship, with the main operation mounted by the 3,000-tonne cutter CG-129 Kaohsiung, they said.

Video: Egypt renovating Arish Port in North Sinai to reach international standards

Egypt Independent 06 Mar 2021
The port received the ship coming from Greece on Thursday, flying the flag of the Togo. It is the fifteenth ship that the port received after restarting, and the fourth of its kind in terms of exporting packed white cement by the Sinai White Cement Company.

Diamond S Shipping Inc. Comments on an Incident Involving One of Its Vessels

The Marshall News Messenger 01 Dec 2020
Diamond S Shipping Inc ... DSSI) (“Diamond S” or the “Company”) announced the receipt of an incident report involving a kidnapping on one of its product tanker vessels, the Agisilaos, as it was approaching the port of Lome, Togo on November 29, 2020. The vessel is managed and crewed by Capital Ship Management Corp ... About Diamond S Shipping Inc.

Four kidnapped from Diamond S Shipping product tanker

Splash24/7 01 Dec 2020
The vessel, managed and crewed by Capital Ship Management, was approaching the port of Lome, Togo on Sunday with 22 crew onboard when it ...

Two Greek Sailors Held Hostage by Tanker Hijackers in Nigeria

The National Herald 29 Nov 2020
Hijackers are holding three people hostage, the captain of the Togo-flagged ship "Stelios K" and two of the three Greek sailors.
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Inside the illicit trade in West Africa’s oldest artworks

Mail Guardian South Africa 25 Oct 2020
I just need the address.” He knows the customs people; border guards in Lagos; an international shipping company that helps him. He can even organise the export through other West African countries such as Togo, Benin and Ghana ... too dangerous.” Instead he mentioned Togo and Benin.

Two South Koreans kidnapped in Ghana released

Korea Times 18 Oct 2020
Dryad Global's tweet shows the position of a Ghanaian fishing vessel from which two Korean crew members among 52 onboard appeared to have been kidnapped after the ship was hijacked in waters south of Lome, Togo. Capture from Dryad Global's Twitter ... The two were abducted Aug ... 17 (KST), or 8.30 p.m., Oct ... The remaining crew returned the ship to Ghana ... .

The controversial rail line…Why the $1.96bn project sparks outrage

Business Day Online 27 Sep 2020
In the second quarter of 2020, Togo featured as Nigeria’s top three export destinations, with Nigerian goods worth over N50 billion shipped from Nigeria to the country. Togo featured among Indonesia, Singapore and Portugal in the top four, according to the Foreign Trade Statistics ...

Special Report: A killing at sea implicates the armed forces in lawless Venezuela

Metro USA 23 Sep 2020
For the next six months, until Herrera was murdered, the ship and its crew floated in legal limbo ... Shipping data reviewed by Reuters indicate that its Automatic Identification System, a device that transmits a vessel’s location and is mandatory under international maritime rules, was disengaged as it approached Venezuela.