WAF Security Alert: Suspicious Approach in Lome Anchorage

November 3, 2017
Michael Cleary

Date: 03-Nov-17                               Time: 0030 UTC

Lat: 05°59.00   North                        Long: 001°14.00   East    

 

Event: Suspicious Approach

 

Lomé Anchorage, Togo

At 0030UTC on 03 November 2017, An MV in position: 0559N 00114E (LOME ANCHORAGE) reported 1 vessel with 7 masked POB. Vessel approached the MV with intent to board. Togo Navy was called and a patrol vessel came into the vicinity. MV and Crew is SAFE.

UPDATE: On further investigation of the incident it was identified that the Togolese Navy were happy that the suspicious vessel was in fact just a fishing vessel and fisherman.

Source: MDAT-GoG & Clearwater

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