Pirates Board Vessel Off Nigeria 21 February 2019
Date Time: 21/02/2019 12:20:00 UTC
Area: West Africa
Lat: 3°54'0 N
Lon: 7°26'0 E
Detail: Underway Nigeria-flagged OSV attacked by pirates at 1220 UTC in position 03:54N - 007:26E, around 34nm SE of Bonny Island, Nigeria. Pirates boarded vessel. Some damage sustained to vessel, crew safe; pirates escaped. Nigerian Navy vessel dispatch to extort vessel to safety. Reported (MDAT/Source) 21 Feb.
Reported By: OL BRAVO