|Abandonment ID:|| 00600|
|Ship name:||Ra-Horakhty - fishing vessel|
|7-digit IMO no.:||8805298|
|Port of abandonment:||Mombasa, Kenya|
|Abandonment date:||20 August 2021|
|Notification date:||14 December 2021|
|Reporting Member Govt. or Org.:||Govt. of Kenya (Kenya Maritime Authority)|
|No. of Seafarers:||16|
|Nationalities:||Indonesia(6); Korea, Republic of(3); Viet Nam(7)|
Seafarers reported unpaid wages, lack of provisions onboard. Seafarer have sued for wages at the Admiralty Court
|Actions taken:||20 August 2021: Flag State informed|
Flag State Notified by Kenya Maritime Authority on 20th
The, flag state organized various tripartite mediation
meetings on unpaid wages. Ship-owner promised to settle
all the crew outstanding wages before end of October, 2021.
The payment was not honoured as promised. Seafarers have
sued for judicial sale of the ship for unpaid wages through
the Admiralty Court in Mombasa. The Kenya Maritime
Authority is coordinating supplies of food and water to the
abandoned seafarers pending the decision of the Admiralty
|Repatriation status:||Repatriation pending|
All crew are awaiting repatriation.
|Payment status:||Payment Pending|
Awaiting the Admiralty court.
|Comments and Observations:||Govt. of Viet Nam (22 December 2021)|
From Deputy Head of Vietnam Liaison Office to IMO
I have forwarded the email to the Viet Nam authorities related to fishing vessels and fishermen for immediate action,
I will update to you the situation.