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Flash Report
Saturday 01 August 2020
Lagos, Nigeria
Incident Details

Incident Type: Attempted Robbery

Location: Lagos

Source: Clearwater

Incident Date: 01 August 2020, 0300 LT

Lat/Long: 06° 27.30 N – 003° 22.30 E

Alert Number: 969

Incident Description

It has been reported that robbers attempted to board a tanker whilst berthed at Apapa new oil jetty, Lagos. A duty crew member spotted five robbers attempting to board by pushing the barbed wire up on the seaward side of the tanker. The alarm was raised and the Nigerian Naval personnel onboard mustered to the location, this resulted in the robbers making their escape in a small boat. All crew have been reported as safe.


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