Reliable sources have contacted us to report that the Mdpl Asha Deep, a Nigeria-flagged tugboat, was attacked and boarded in the Agbami Field while en route to Onne, Rivers State.¬†
The report states that gunmen abducted three expat crew, although there are no further details at this time. This is the second report of crew abduction this week. On Tuesday March 4th, the Nigerian-owned Prince Joseph 1 was attacked and boarded by gunmen at 0130 local time around 14 miles off Akwa Ibom state. The gunmen kidnapped three crewmen before escaping.