On the 10th of May MDAT – GOG confirmed that on the 6th of May 2022, at 1924 UTC, two intruders were sighted on the deck of an MV at berth at Matadi Port. They fled on a craft with a third person with vessel equipment. Crew safe.
Position: 05:50.00S – 013:26.00E
Masters are encouraged to comply with Bet Management Practices West Africa (BMP WA) during their presence in Voluntary Reporting Area (VRA). Vessels advised to maintain strict anti-piray watch and measures. Furthermore, no vessel has been highjacked, while is under Security Escort Vessel (SEV) service support or with an armed onboard security team.
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