Incident Type: - c. Hijack
Region: - Gulf of Guinea
Authority/ Reported By: - MDAT GoG
Position: - 04°09′ N, 003°20′E
Advisory 004/MAY/2020 - AMEND 1
1. Category: VESSEL HIJACKED
2. Description: MDAT GoG have received reports of a FV being hijacked , Last reported position 04°09′ N, 003°20′E the 16 MAY 20 at 1248 UTC heading East. (184°/136nm off Lagos, NIGERIA). Vessels are advised to exercise extreme caution in this area.
3. Source: Reported to MDAT-GoG by local authorities
4. Any queries regarding this Advisory Notice ring 0033 298 22 88 88 for further information.
THIS ADVISORY is not classified as a Maritime Security Event and has not been verified by MDAT-GoG. This information is provided to inform maritime situational awareness for mariners operating in the region. MDAT-GoG is not responsible for the accuracy of this reporting.
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