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Flash Report
Thursday 03 September 2020
Waterfall at sunset
Area D of the Gulf of Guinea


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Incident Details

Incident Type: General Alert

Location: Area D of the Gulf of Guinea

Source: Clearwater

Incident Date: 03 Sept 2020, 1747 UTC

Lat/Long: 03:35:00N – 007:50:00E

Alert Number: 982

Incident Description

It has been reported that an armed group from the Rivers State, Nigeria are planning a piracy attack against vessels in area D of the Gulf of Guinea, especially the waters of Cameroon and Equatorial Guinea since September 1st. It is believed the attack will occur at low tide. Mariners are requested to be on high alert, to increase vigilance and surveillance and intensify intelligence both on the water and in the port. Report any suspicions and consider any diversions.


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