On the 25/01/2019 at 15:35UTC, a Merchant Vessel was approached by 2 skiffs in position 03°02’N 006°05’E (80nm/180° far from Brass, Nigeria). The skiffs had 7/8 POB that came alongside and attempted to board. M/V increased speed and skiffs turned away. Vessel and Crew are safe.
Mariners are advised to exercise extreme caution in this area.
Source : MDAT GoG