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Ten pirates get 12-year jail term for hijacking Chinese vessel

    Ten pirates get 12-year jail term for hijacking Chinese vessel

A federal high court sitting in Lagos has sentenced 10 pirates to 12 years imprisonment for hijacking a merchant vessel. Suleman Dahun, spokesman to the chief of naval staff, said

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Publisher threatens to sue Jumia over pirated copies of Olusegun Adeniyi’s book

    Publisher threatens to sue Jumia over pirated copies of Olusegun Adeniyi’s book

Bookcraft Limited, a publishing firm, has threatened to sue Jumia over pirated copies of “From Frying Pan to Fire”, a book authored by Olusegun Adeniyi. In a letter dated August

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Nigeria loses $1.5bn to piracy monthly, says Dogara

    Nigeria loses $1.5bn to piracy monthly, says Dogara

Yakubu Dogara, speaker of the house of representatives, says Nigeria loses an estimated sum of $1.5 billion to piracy monthly. Dogara said this on Monday while opening a public hearing

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In six months you’ll no longer be harassed in our waters, Amaechi assures shippers

    In six months you’ll no longer be harassed in our waters, Amaechi assures shippers

Rotimi Amaechi, minister of transportation, has assured shippers that Nigerian waters will be a lot safer in six months time. The minister said the country will spend $186m to combat piracy in

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Tony Elumelu Foundation, FG sign MOU to transform creative industries

  Tony Elumelu Foundation, FG sign MOU to transform creative industries

Tony Elumelu, the founder of the Tony Elumelu Foundation, says the creative industry presents an opportunity to diversify Nigeria’s economy

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Yemi Shodimu a ‘one-man army’ against Piracy

  Yemi Shodimu a ‘one-man army’ against Piracy

Nigerian actor and broadcaster Yemi Shodimu has been on a one-man mission to sanitise the streets of Lagos of pirated

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Amputate pirates, Stella Monye proposes

  Amputate pirates, Stella Monye proposes

Veteran singer, Stella Monye, has a short-cut to fighting piracy: amputation. She told NAN on Wednesday that amputation of the

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