on September 29, 2017
Witnesses told our correspondent that they saw gunmen trailing a passenger boat and began firing their weapons sporadically before hijacking the boat.
Pirates Hijack Passenger Boat In Nembe-Brass Waterway, Bayelsa State
Suspected pirates attacked a passenger boat along the Nembe-Brass waterway in Bayelsa State on Thursday, marking the second piracy incident on the waterway this week.
The driver of the boat and his crewmen were later dropped off at the creeks as the pirates took the boat to an unknown destination.
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