NLNG Lagos vessel foils pirate attack


The Nigeria LNG Limited (NLNG) says its chartered vessel LNG Lagos II reported a pirate threat en route the company’s Bonny Terminal on Friday.

The company’s spokesman Eyono Fatayi-Williams in a brief statement on Saturday said the threat was averted.

“All personnel are safe and there is no report of physical attack or damage to vessel. The threat was averted after evasive manoeuvre by the vessel’s Master.

“Company is currently monitoring the situation and relevant authorities have been duly notified,” the statement read.