Detained oiltanker in Equatorial Guinea to return to Nigeria – officials.
Detained oiltanker in Equatorial Guinea to return to Nigeria – officials. 13 Nov, 2022 Stephen U.C Petroleumnewsngr.com An oil supertanker accused by Nigerian authorities of attempting to illegally load crude before leaving its territorial waters is on its way back to the country, a Nigerian Navy spokesman told Reuters on Friday. At the request of Nigerian authorities, Equatorial Guinea detained the Heroic Idun, a vessel capable of carrying 2 million barrels of oil, on Aug. 17 for sailing without an identifying flag, fleeing from the Nigerian navy and sailing in Equatorial Guinean waters without prior authorization. Nigerian officials said Messrs....Read More