INCREASED THREAT TO SHIPPING
Event: Report of increased threat to shipping
Date: 10 February 2022
Description: MDAT-GoG have updated that there is an increased threat to shipping of piracy in the following area for the next 48 hours:
- 05°00’N, 005°00’E
- 05°00’N, 007°30’E
- 00°00’N, 007°30’E
- 00°00’N, 005°00’E
This area is centered around the southern area of the Nigerian EEZ (including Brass, Bonny, Egina and Agbami terminals), the Nigerian-Sao Tome Joint Development Zone, and the islands
of Sao Tome and Principe.
It is recommended that all vessels in the area remain extremely vigilant, heighten security onboard and, if possible, make use of available additional security services.
ARC will update if more information becomes available.
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