The Managers are aware of the reported attacks on two ships in the Gulf of Oman, there does appear to be a greatly increased threat to ships trading in the region. It is likely that Additional Premium rates will increase with immediate effect.
Credit rating firm A.M. Best reaffirms the Club's Financial Strength Rating of A- (Excellent)
Nigeria – Increased pirate activity south of Brass and Bonny
BDO becomes new auditor for UK War Risks following its merger with Moore Stephens.
Two failed pirate attacks off Brass, Nigeria - 24 and 25 January 2019
Tanker ship evades approaching pirates off the coast of Pointe-Noire, Congo
Pirates kidnap four crew members from underway supply vessel off Pointe-Noire, Congo
Authorities report kidnapping of 11 crew members off Bonny Island
Government forces claim to kill 70 Houthi rebels near Hodeidah
Somalia - Pirates approach bulk carrier off Mogadishu