Kidnapped Offshore Workers Released (Nigeria)

Kidnapped Offshore Workers Released (Nigeria)

Four offshore workers kidnapped on August 4 from an accommodation barge in Nigerian waters have been released, Reuters reports.

The workers, employees of the Netherlands-based Sea Trucks Group, were captured by pirates in a violent attack, while being aboard the Jascon 33 accommodation vessel. Two guards were killed during the incident.

In an e-mail sent to Reuters, the company’s spokeswoman said that the crew men were released Wednesday night and that they were OK.


Offshore Energy Today Staff, August 23, 2012







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