28.03.2018: 0400 UTC:
Posn: MRS Terminal, ALPHA-Jetty, Lagos Port, Nigeria.
Two robbers boarded a berthed tanker. Duty watchman on routine rounds spotted the robbers trying to hide near a forward cargo tank dome with a flexible hose. D/O notified. Alarm raised and crew mustered. Upon hearing the alarm and seeing the crew alertness, the robbers escaped. Two skiffs with eight robbers were seen moving away from the tanker. The Terminal Watchman and Jetty Duty Officer immediately boarded and searched the tanker. Nothing reported stolen.
ASKET Operations - Piracy & Maritime Security Alerts 2018