PIRATES ATTACK VESSEL ON NIGERIA WATERS
Reports indicate that Pirates on December 18 attacked a vessel on Nigerian waters.
This incident comes after pirates attacked a vessel and abducted 13 crew members while in transit from Port Harcourt to Abidjan on December 16.
According to reports, the vessel was attacked specifically at 02 17 00 N, 003 54 00 E, 180nm SW of Brass, Nigeria
The attack was successfully neutralized as the vessel managed to maneuver and escape.
Eons Intelligence has reported a number of pirate activities on Nigerian waters. On December 4, it was reported that pirates made unsuccessful attempts to attack a tanker in Bayelsa.