The International Maritime Bureau said the Benin navy was searching for the Marine Express, which is carrying 13,500 tonnes of gasoline.
B R Shekar, chief surveyor who holds additional charge as director general of shipping, Mumbai said: "The owners of the ship lost contact with their tanker, MT Marine Express, on February 1 when it was in Cotonou anchorage at Benin".
This is the second ship to go missing in the last one month.
There has been no contact with the Panama-registered Marine Express since Thursday. "The first priority is the safety of the 22 crew members on board whose families have been contacted and informed of the situation", the statement read. The families are in a helpless position, as their only source of information at the moment is the company. "All communication with the vessel has been lost, and right now we do not know if a ransom call has been made", an official of the Directorate General of Shipping told PTI.
Nigeria's Coast Guard is also on the lookout for the ship. "We are making all out efforts in coordination with Nigerian and Benin naval authorities to trace the missing ship", Sushma Swaraj said in a tweet. He added that it was likely that the vessel was targeted by pirates for its cargo. Two days after its disappearance, it was confirmed that it been hijacked. They were released for ransom six days later.
Piracy-related issues were a decade ago focused off the east African coast, particularly Somalia's unpoliced waters.
When asked why sailors risk their life on such high-risk routes, the official said, "The seafarers, or even the companies supplying manpower, have nearly zero control over where the merchant vessels will be deployed once they enter foreign waters".
Trump ordered a year ago, the revision, led by the Pentagon of the USA nuclear arsenal and the policies that govern it. In addition to new kinds of nuclear weapons, the document calls for the modernization of the U.S.'s current arsenal.
The Clearview fire chief says 41 teenagers, three adults and the driver of the bus were all treated at the scene. On Friday, Glenn Attridge, president of Attridge Transportation, had said the students were from St.
The nation also conducted its sixth nuclear weapon test a year ago , claiming that the weapon they detonated was a hydrogen bomb. North Korea also reportedly attempted to obtain a monitor that measures gas emissions when chemical weapons are produced.
Indian forces say there have been over 130 instances of ceasefire violations by Pakistan last month, the highest since 2014. The officials said that the situation was very tense as firing and shelling by Pakistani troops continued round the clock.
It is understood that the 26-year-old Algeria global is feeling so low that he is not in the right frame of mind to play. It is important to move on and to keep our focus on the pitch. 'His team-mates wait for Riyad to come back.
Demimonde is described as a series about a scientist mom, her husband and daughter who are in a auto crash, leaving her in a coma. Like Westworld , he'll be executive producing the series, along with Ben Stephenson at his Bad Robot Productions banner.
Lockler told Pensacola News Journal in a phone interview Wednesday that she has personally witnessed some of the carelessness. In the video posted to her page, she also tells of an entire sports team who showed up to the ER when one player got sick.
And when they get the ball they'll see this white line of jerseys coming at them. "So he wants to go fox-hunting this week". England appeared to be found wanting past year when Italy unleashed their no-ruck tactic labelled "The Fox".
The Eagles are a ferocious team, however, with the superior defense and the ability to run the football with power when necessary. Kind of an important factor: the Patriots are the defending Super Bowl champions, and most of last year's team is back.
Incident had started with a minor collision of motorcycle of the accused. "Three people have been arrested and SP is on the spot". While three were arrested, efforts were on to nab the others, Goyal said. "[The] guilty will be punished", Khattar tweeted.
The Maldivian opposition accused Yameen of resisting local and global pressure to comply with the court's order, reports said. The Maldives, known for luxury tourist resorts, became a multiparty democracy 10 years ago after decades of autocratic rule.
Vittoria, who has no prior run-ins with law enforcement, was nominated for the League in Corridonia in 2017 election. Johns Street around 10:28 p.m. and found the man, 27, suffering from gunshot wounds, according to police .
Maybe I'd like the club to prepare a statement for me, no, to say they trust me in my work and my job. We signed a three-year contract and I think our desire is to continue and to respect the contract.
Meanwhile, the Windows 10 Creators Update is touted as the best version of Windows 10 ever by Microsoft itself. Here is the odd part about this change; Microsoft says that there will be AV/Security apps in S mode.
Out of 44 Wall Street analysts rating Nvidia Corporation , 25 give it "Buy", 4 "Sell" rating, while 15 recommend "Hold". Peregrine Asset Advisers Inc.'s holdings in NVIDIA were worth $928,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.
This snow, along with reduced visibilities, will have an impact on the Monday late afternoon and evening commute. As temperatures climb into the low 40s by Sunday afternoon, the precipitation should change over to all rain.
Antonio Conte has reiterated that he plans to stay at Chelsea next season despite ongoing speculation about his future . This is the only thing I trust, my work, in my work", he said. "I don't understand why it is only around me".
Cuomo ignored the denial and unveiled the blue-and-white highway signs in 2014, touting them as a way to boost tourism. But, if NY and federal officials reached an agreement by September, the money could be restored, News 8 was told.
On Tuesday, August 8 the stock rating was upgraded by Citigroup to "Buy". (NYSE: UPS ) on Monday, September 25 with "Hold" rating. United Parcel Service, Inc .'s P/B is valued at exhibiting the investor sentiment on the value of the stock to its actual value.
Since 2009, Rush has conducted year-round planning for every flu season, which has helped mitigate its burden, Segreti said. However, some people are more likely to get flu complications that can result in hospitalization and sometimes death.
Haig remarked Paddock at the time being well dressed, polite, and that the " customer " hadn't raised any suspicions. "No. Haig claimed that he and Paddock met at a gun show in Phoenix a month before the shooting .