It has been reported that a robbery has occurred on a container vessel whilst anchored at Pointe Noire Anchorage. A number of robbers were spotted on the forecastle of the vessel by the crew, who then retreated to the citadel and alerted the authorities. A patrol vessel was then dispatched, and an inspection was conducted. The crew carried out a search of
the vessel and noticed that two mooring ropes were missing. It is believed that the robbers managed to board the vessel via the anchor chain.