Suspicious Activity / International Waters West Africa 02-191021





ONGOING THREAT TO VESSELS

 

Event: Sighting of Suspicious Craft

 

Date and Time: 19 October 2021, 0930hrs UTC

Location: 255nm due S of Lomé, International Waters

Position: 01°50’N, 001°11’E

   

Threat Details

Number of Perpetrators: Not reported

Number of Craft: 1 tug

Weapons Seen: Not reported

Equipment Seen: Not reported

 

Description: A tug boat, described as “rusty” with a black superstructure and white hull, has been reported deep offshore in the Gulf of Guinea. The vessel reportedly has no name and
is not transmitting on AIS.

 

ARC comment: This information is received from a regional Naval force. All vessels transiting the area just south of the EEZs of Ghana, Togo and Benin should remain
extremely vigilant. ARC will update if/when further information is received.

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