INCIDENT OVER – ONGOING THREAT TO VESSELS
Event: Attack->Illegal Boarding
Date and Time: 14 March Lagos, Nigerian EEZ
Position: 02°58’N, 002°53’E
Distance from Shore: Approx. 210nm from Niger Delta coast
L x B:
102m x 21m
Security Present: None but security vessels in the area
Damage to Cargo:
Damage to Vessel:
Weather: Gentle Breeze / 0.8mm precipitation
Wave Height: 1.2m
Number of Perpetrators: TBC
Number of Craft: TBC
Weapons Seen: TBC
Equipment Seen: TBC
Description: MDAT-GoG have reported that a vessel is under attack. All crew are reported to have reached the citadel. There are several security vessels in the vicinity.
Update 1: It has been confirmed that the pirates have left the vessel and all crew are safe. Several security vessels are on their way to the vessel to provide support.
Pirates are likely to remain in the area to attack another vessel due to their failure to kidnap crew in this incident.