Vessel Boarded- Kidnap
Incident Type: - i. Kidnap
Region: - Gulf of Guinea
Authority/ Reported By: - MDAT GoG, Dryad
Position: - 03°52’N, 006°59’E
Advisory 001/JUL/2020 UPDATE 01
1. Category: ATTACK now reclassified as BOARDING
2. Description: MDAT-GOG has received information of an attack on an MV in position 03°52’N – 006°59’E (200°/ Bonny, NIGERIA 35nm). At approx. 0345UTC on the 2th July 2020. Vessels are advised to exercise extreme caution in this area.
3. Source: Reported to MDAT-GoG by EMAIL
4. Any queries regarding this Advisory Notice ring 0033 298 22 88 88 for further information. MDAT-GOG Watchkeeper
Emergency Tel: +33(0) 298 22 88 88
Reporting indicates that the FPSO SENDJE BERGE has been attacked by unknown armed men. Further reports indicate that 9 personnel, all Nigerian nationals, have been kidnapped from the vessel Dryad will update accordingly.