Posts Tagged ‘Ukrainian’

6 Ukrainians Abducted By Pirates Off Nigeria’s Coast

By Onwuka Gerald The Ukrainian Foreign Ministry confirmed that six of its country’s citizens were among the crew members that were kidnapped by pirates off the coast of Nigeria, from a Cameroon-flagged STEVIA cargo ship. Foreign ministry spokesman, Oleg Nikolenko on Saturday said the pirates had attacked the vessel in the Gulf of Guinea. According […]

Pirates Kidnap 4 Foreign Nationals Near Portharcourt

A Russian vessel sailing under the flag of the Comoros Islands was attacked by pirates on Monday about 100 miles west of Nigeria’s Port Harcourt and four members of ship crew were captured, according to spokesman of Ukraine’s Foreign Ministry. Two Ukrainians and two Lithuanian nationals were seized by pirates off the coast of Nigeria, […]