Event: Kidnapping (Level I Incident)
Date and Time: 26 September 2017
Location: 23nm W of Okwori Terminal / 33nm SW of Bonny Fairway Buoy, Nigeria
Position: 03°48’04"N, 06°35’59"E
Description: It has been reported that a small Panama-flagged chemical tanker was attacked 23nm west of Okwori Terminal, directly south of Brass, Nigeria. The ship was transiting westwards from Calabar. The
report states that both the Captain and Chief Engineer were kidnapped.
ARC will update should any more information be received.