Attack / Nigeria 01-160218



Event: Attack (Level II Incident)


Date and Time: 1950UTC 16 February 2018


Location: 27nm SSE of Bonny Fairway Buoy, Nigeria


Position: 03°43’10”N, 007°6’30”E


Vessel Details

Type: Container Ship

LOA: 221m

Beam: 32m

Freeboard: 6.5m

Status: Underway             


Description: At 1950UTC the master of the vessel reported that they were under pirate attack, with shots fired at her starboard. She increased speed and conducted anti-piracy
manoeuvres. The security vessel escorting the MV engaged fire with the pirates, which caused them to move away. All crew reported as safe.



We're not around right now. But you can send us an email and we'll get back to you, asap.


©2019 InterManager - Promoting Excellence In Ship Management

Log in with your credentials

Forgot your details?