We will remind, on 21 October, pirates attacked the container ship Demeter in the Gulf of Guinea to the South from the Nigerian city of Port Harcourt.
A Swiss-operated ship has been attacked off the coast of Nigeria, Switzerland's foreign ministry said late Saturday, amid reports that 12 crew members had been kidnapped by pirates.
More than 60 crew were reported kidnapped a year ago in waters off Nigeria, Africa's leading crude producer, although many attacks are not reported.
"The pirate gang boarded the Glarus by means of long ladders and cut the razor wire on deck to gain access to the vessel and eventually the bridge", the company said.
It said the attack happened around 45 nautical miles southwest of Bonny Island.
Accuser of Trump's court nominee sets conditions for testifying
Grassley said the Senate Judiciary Committee has offered to hold a hearing with Ford in any format, time and place of her choice. He said he was "disturbed" to hear that she had been facing threats and harassment but urged her to speak before the committee.
Massoel Shipping issued a statement saying it was working with authorities and specialists to ensure a rapid release of those detained.
Switzerland's foreign ministry said Massoel had confirmed that none of those kidnapped were from the country itself, Reuters reports.
The company added that, after destroying much of the ship's communications equipment, the gang departed with 12 of the crew members.
Seven other crew members were on board the Massoel Shipping vessel Glarus at the time.
Nigerian officials say they are now investigating the incident.
A caller lost his temper with the Labour front bench for "changing their stance" on Brexit and the idea of a second referendum. The move was quickly dropped but party leader Jeremy Corbyn refused calls to offer his support for the under-fire MP .
The Vatican's No. 2 official indicated that the pope and Chinese authorities would jointly approve new bishop appointments. Taiwan now has formal relations with only 17 states and the Vatican is the only one in Europe.
She said that the 400 customs officers that will be hired in preparation for Brexit will not be stationed on a north-south border. European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said a deal with Britain was still "far away", an EU official said.
The rovers move by "hopping" up to 15 metres at a time because the extremely weak gravity on the asteroid makes rolling hard . Nowakowski reached out to SpaceFlight Insider in an effort to have the two space-related websites collaborate.
Trafigura Group co-head of oil trading Ben Luckock sees $90 oil by Christmas and $100 in early 2019. "We will remember. Bank of America's main scenario is for oil prices next year of around US$80 a barrel, according to the note.
Blasey and Kavanaugh are scheduled to testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee about Blasey's accusations on Thursday. His spokesman, Conn Carroll, said " the New York Times has poked significant holes in The New Yorker story.
Bumblebee is the sixth movie in the live-action Transformers series and the first not to be directed by Michael Bay . Soon, Bumblebee and Charlie find themselves hunted by John Cena's Agent Burns led government agency.
A four-year veteran of the department, Guyger has the right to appeal the disciplinary action, according to the tweet. When she put her key in the apartment door, which was unlocked and slightly ajar, it opened, the affidavit said.
Michael Kors and private equity firm Blackstone, which owns 20% of Versace, did not immediately respond to a request for comment. The 40-year-old fashion house returned to profit in 2017 and reported revenue of almost $800 million.
Real battle to beat Espanyol
The result was all but secure when Getafe's Ivan Alejo was sent off shortly after the hour for a unsafe tackle on Saul Niguez. Celta, which got two goals from Spain forward Iago Aspas, had a two-goal lead until the 65th minute at Balaidos Stadium.
SiriusXM is Buying Pandora
Following the completion of the transaction, there will be no immediate change in listener offerings, according to both companies. The all-stock transaction values Pandora at US$10.14 a share, about 12 per cent more than the company's closing price on Friday.
Messi and Ronaldo to decide world's best young player
But there will be a relatively little-known Australian, Riley McGree , among them as he eyes the coveted goal of the year award. The former Tottenham midfielder's hopes of breaking the 10-year Messi/Ronaldo duopoly are based on two pillars.
Rare two-headed venomous snake offers double the nope
The snake was found in a yard in Woodbridge and is young, at about two weeks old and small, at about 6 inches long, J.D. Kleopfer an amphibian specialist for the Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries told the outlet.
Modric threatens to end Ronaldo-Messi era as world's best
Initial reports suggested that the results had been given in advance to Ronaldo and his team, which is why he snubbed the event. He is nominated for goal of the year for an effort, ironically, against the team he would go on to join, Juventus .