Event: Kidnap (Level I Incident)
Date and Time: Morning 18 January 2018
Location: Ajoki Community, Ikpoba Okha LGA, Edo State, Nigeria
Position: 06°09’N, 005°41’E
Type: Local passenger boat
Description: 4 or 5 oil workers en route to an offshore location were kidnapped by gunmen. The gunmen fired into the air, ordered the workers into their own boat and escaped. No ransom demand has yet been
reported as made to the oil company.