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Maritime law enforcement in Nigeria: the challenges of combatting piracy and armed robbery at sea

@inproceedings{BrumeEruagbere2017MaritimeLE,
  title={Maritime law enforcement in Nigeria: the challenges of combatting piracy and armed robbery at sea},
  author={Omovigho Cynthia Brume-Eruagbere},
  year={2017}
}
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