Heightened Risk Area - Gulf of Guinea

MDAT-GOG has assessed a HEIGHTENED risk of piracy within the area defined by the following points:

05°00’N – 000°00’E

05°00’N – 005°00’E

02°30’N – 005°00’E

02°30’N – 000°00’E


MDAT-GoG strongly recommend that the seafaring community and ships transiting this area, increase their vigilance and retain an enhanced local surveillance and apply BMP WA procedures.

Note: This ADVISORY supersedes ADVISORY 004/JUN/21



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