Event: Kidnap (Level I Incident)
Date and Time: 02 October 2017 1845UTC
Location: Near Akuku Toru, San Bartholomeo River, Rivers State, Nigeria
Position: 04°35.2’N, 006°43.5’E
Description: A Nigerian-owned tugboat was attacked by pirates. 5 crew members have been reported as kidnapped.
ARC will update should more information be received.