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Record cocaine haul off Ivory Coast

The Ivory Coast navy seized a record amount of cocaine plastic-wrapped in bundles bearing the tattered logos of French fashion house Louis Vuitton and...

Nautic Africa launches new Sentinel vessel for Nigerian client

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Nautic Africa has launched a new 35 metre Sentinel vessel for Nigerian customer Hadnuvo Marine Ltd, which will use it in the Gulf of...

South Africa lacking in maritime search and rescue capabilities

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South Africa is one of six signatories to a multilateral agreement to improve maritime search and rescue operations in Southern African waters. The countries who...

Morocco looking at buying Avante vessels as it orders more French arms

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Morocco is currently in negotiations with Spain’s Navantia over the acquisition of two Avante class offshore patrol vessels. The North African country is also...

Ex Mosi did not tick all the boxes

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For want of a better expression, the “radio silence” around last year’s first ever naval exercise involving China, Russia and South Africa has seen...

Cameroon’s Navy to purchase two American patrol boats

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The Cameroonian Navy plans to acquire two American-made 110-foot type patrol boats this year in order to bolster the country’s ability to effectively secure...

Dramatic start to French frigate’s visit to South Africa

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French surveillance frigate Le Nivose arrived in Cape Town on Tuesday, ahead of her regular patrol to the French Southern and Antarctic Territories, a...

Turkey to explore for oil off Somalia

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said Somalia invited his country to explore for oil in its seas, after Ankara signed a maritime agreement with Libya...

French frigate Nivose visiting Cape Town next week

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The French surveillance frigate Nivose will be in Cape Town between 21 and 26 January this year on a routine stopover, and will be...

Pakistan Navy courtesy call at Naval Base Simon’s Town

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Pakistan Navy platforms PNS Aslat (F-22P), a Zulfiquar Class guided missile frigate and PNS Moawin (A39), a fleet replenishment tanker, ported in Simon’s Town...

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Presidential pep talk on Armed Forces Day

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President Cyril Ramaphosa had his Commander-in-Chief cap on when he addressed the country’s airmen, military medics, sailors and soldiers in Polokwane last Friday. Sadly, he...