Event: Kidnap (Level I)
Date and Time: 1245UTC 09 February 2018
Location: 10nm SW of Idenao, Nigeria
Position: 04°06’N, 008°51’E
Type: Fishing Vessel
Description: IMB have reported that pirates armed with AK47s boarded a fishing vessel in Cameroon waters, kidnapped 3 crew and escaped. Local authorities are investigating.
ARC will update should more information be received.