Kidnap / Nigeria 01-111121





INCIDENT OVER – ONGOING THREAT TO VESSELS IN AREA

 

Event: Kidnap for Ransom

 

Date and Time: 11 November 2021, 0100hrs local

Location: 104nm SW of Bonny, Nigeria EEZ

Position: 03°23.22’N, 005°41.03’E

Distance from Shore: Approx. 57nm from Niger Delta coast

 

Vessel Details

Type: Fishing vessel

L x B: TBC

Speed: TBC

 

Event Details

Kidnapped: 5

Injured: 0

Killed: 0

Security Present: None

Damage to Cargo: None

Damage to Vessel: None

Weather: Gentle Breeze / 4.5mm precipitation (thunderstorm)

Wave Height: 1.6m

 

Threat Details

Number of Perpetrators: Not reported

Number of Craft: Not reported

Weapons Seen: Not reported

Equipment Seen: Not report

 

Description: ARC has received two reports that a vessel was boarded offshore Nigeria. One report stated that 5 crew were kidnapped.

 

ARC will update once further information is received.

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T: +44 (0) 203 151 1700

 

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