Product tanker Equinox Master and Chief Engineer freed from the captivity, Nigeria
Nigerian Navy reported the release of Romanian Master and Lithuanian Chief Engineer of a product tanker Equinox on Jan 1. The whole story is a mystery, but at least, one fact is true – those two were freed from the captivity. Nigerian Navy forces stormed hotel in Warri town, southern Nigeria, and freed hostages. Reportedly they’ve been kidnapped two weeks earlier under unclear circumstances. Two businessmen, German and Belgian, were arrested as plotters of the kidnap. No other details available.