Pirates Kidnap 6 Crew Off Nigerian Coast

Dryad Global, experts in maritime risk and global security, reports that a fishing vessel was attacked on the 24/06/2020 and crew kidnapped.

The fishing vessel, the PANOFI FRONTIER, was attacked by several gunmen who approached the vessel by speed boat 61nm South of Cotonou Port.

Following a successful boarding, the individuals left the vessel with 6 crew members believed to be 5 Korean and one Ghanaian.

The speedboat was last seen heading East towards Nigerian waters.