MDAT GoG - Update Vessel Released - Vessel Hijack - Cotonou anchorage, Benin - Gulf of Guinea #marse
Advisory Notice 001/FEB/2018 - UPDATE
1. Category: POSSIBLE HIJACK - UPDATE
This advisory is an update of Advisory 001/FEB/18 listed below:
Update: MDAT GOG have received reports that the merchant vessel has been released. Vessel and crew are SAFE.
Initial Advisory: On 01 February 2018 at 0327UTC, merchant ship possibly hijacked.
Last known Psn 061557N 0023030E (Cotonou anchorage, Benin).
Further details will be published when known.
Vessels transiting the area are advised to exercise extreme caution.
3. Source: Reported to MDAT-GoG via email.