GHANA – LPG tanker suspicious approach

LPG tanker chased by speedboats southeast of Accra, Ghana
Ghana EEZ

GHANA // On October 3rd, during daytime hours, an LPG tanker was approached by two speedboats around 127NM SE of Accra, Ghana. As the speedboats were approaching the Master increased speed and implemented evasive maneuvers as per BMP. After a 30 min chase, the assailants aborted their action. Vessel now sailing safely to its next destination.

The Eastern border of the Ghanaian EEZ has been interested by several piracy related incidents over recent years. If you want to know more about this incident and are looking for assistance in the area, contact us at


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