ARC Weekly Report 24.4.19

The Africa Risk Compliance Weekly Report covers West Africa maritime security incidents, recent trends in maritime security in West Africa, Niger Delta militancy and ongoing issues in West Africa that affect shipping.

Of particular interest this week:

  • Attack on tanker in Bonny River, with several crew members kidnapped.
  • Force Majeure declared on Nembe Creek Trunk Line.
  • Collapse of quay at Tin Can Island Terminal.
  • Arrest of several foreign nationals near Lagos for alleged weapon smuggling, piracy and/or illegal oil bunkering (depending on which news website is reporting it…), and ARC’s view on the incident.

If you have any questions regarding this report and the information inside, please do not hesitate to contact us at or +44 203 151 0170, and we would be delighted to help and advise.


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