On the 05 MAY 2019 at 1216Z, MDAT-GOG received a report of MV under attack in position 03°03’N 007°52’E (90nm Southeast of BONNY, Nigeria) Mariners are advised to exercise extreme caution in this area.
On the 06 MAY 2019 at 0803Z, the piracy attack is still going at position 03°04’14”N 007°55’01”E (90nm 130° off BONNY, Nigeria).
The M/V involved is now considered as HIJACKED and the pirates are still present on board.
Mariners are advised to exercise extreme caution in this area.
On the 06 MAY 2019 at 1430Z, an MV was hijacked in the position03°04’14”N/007°55’01”E. The MV and crew are now safe and being escorted by a Warship.
Source : MDAT-GOG