Strike Alert: Seventeen kidnapped off the coast of Cameroon
A total of seventeen seafarers have been kidnapped in two separate piracy attacks whilst the 2 ships were anchored off Douala Port in Cameroon. A search for the kidnappers is being conducted by the local security forces.
The IMB has recently described the Gulf of Guinea as the most dangerous area in the world for shipping.
The Strike Club’s dedicated risk map will continue to be updated with information on the risk environment as it develops.