Secure Anchorage Area (SAA)

Naval Response

No activity implemented or planned

No activity planned or implemented.

Industry Response

Ongoing activity
  • SAA is an area where vessels can anchor safely from the threat of a pirate attack. Armed patrol boats protect the SAA, enforcing a protective zone in an effort to interdict and deter potential threats. (link)

Plight of Seafarers

No activity implemented or planned

No activity planned or implemented.

Messaging and Advocacy

No activity implemented or planned

No activity planned or implemented.

Regional Capacity

No activity implemented or planned

No activity planned or implemented.

Rule of Law

No activity implemented or planned

No activity planned or implemented.

Coordination

Ongoing activity
  • The SAA is a public-private partnership, resulting from the work of the Nigerian Navy, Ocean Marine Security, and the PGS Group. (link)