NEW DELHI – the west coast of Africa is a oil tanker missing. On board the since Thursday gone ‘MT Marine Express’ were 22 crew members, all Indian citizens, the Indian authorities Sunday.
The scheepvaartautoriteit Indian Maritime Administration took contact with his counterparts in Nigeria and Benin to the ship to find, said a spokesperson of the ministry of Foreign affairs in New Delhi.
The ship had converted approximately 6 million euros fuel loaded. It is possible that the tanker is kidnapped by pirates, wrote the newspaper Indian Express.