Pirate Attack, 80NM South of Bonny, West Africa, 3 December 2019
Advisory 001/DEC/2019 UPDATE 1
- Category: BOARDING
- Description: On 03rd of December 2019 at 1820UTC, an M/T was boarded in position 03°05.5N – 007°06.8E (approximately 80NM south of Bonny, Nigeria) by armed pirates. The MT is now reported safe and under escort.
Vessels transiting the area are still advised to exercise extreme caution.
- Source: Reported to MDAT-GoG by email.
- Any queries regarding this Advisory Notice ring 0033 298 22 88 88 for further
This Advisory is not classified as a Maritime Security Event and has not been verified by MDAT-GoG. This information is provided to inform maritime situational awareness for mariners operating in the region. MDAT-GoG is not responsible for the accuracy of this reporting.
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