2 events have been reported to MDAT-GoG this week..
Takoradi Anchorage GHANA
On 23rd March 2019, at 0420UTC, at Takoradi anchorage, two AB's reported 4 persons on the aft deck armed with knives during routine security rounds. Once discovered, the robbers fled in a blue fishing canoe. A port patrol boat arrived on scene to assist the MV (NAME WITHHELD). Ship and Crew were reported safe.
Lagos SAA Anchorage, NIGERIA
On the 24th March 2019, at 2235UTC, at Lagos SAA Anchorage, a duty watchkeeper spotted two thieves carrying a pipe line used for stealing gasoil from within the MT's tank. Once spotted, the thieves fled. A patrol security boat coming to assist the MV(NAME WITHHELD) reported the arrest of the two thieves. Vessel and crew were reported safe.
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