Location Lagos Anchorage, Nigeria
Type of incidents BOARDING
Lat. / Long. 06:20N – 003:20E
Source: BI / NYA
Date: 26 October 2016
Description: At approximately 2215LT the tanker MT NORTE launched a distress call on VHF as it was boarded by at least one suspected pirate.
Upon hearing the alarm, the perpetrator jumped overboard and escaped on a wooden skiff.
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