Posted on July 02, 2018 by Hannah Berry

Vessels transiting near Bonny, Nigeria are being warned to exercise extreme caution after a vessel was subjected to an attack on Sunday 1st July. 

  1. Category: ONGOING ATTACK (Update - MV no longer under attack and is SAFE 1st July 17:18).

 Description: On 01st JULY 2018 at 10:40ZHrs, a vessel is under attack in position 04°08’N – 006°57’E (214°/ 20nm of Bonny, NIGERIA).

Mariners are advised to exercise extreme caution in this area.

  1. Vessels transiting the area are advised to exercise extreme caution.

ARX Maritime have designed a non-lethal anti-piracy barrier that will significantly increase the chance of your crew and vessel surviving a pirate attack. They're a cost effective, environmentally friendly, alternative to razor wire. For more information contact the ARX team at or on +44 13131 70048. 

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