Sailors' Society

Sailors’ Society is a seafarers' charity based in Southampton, UK. Its Crisis Response Network (CRN) has since expanded to Europe and Asia and now has 52 chaplains trained to offer crisis support to seafarers around the world.

Riski and Harry

Seafarer Survives Six Days in the Sea

By Sailors' Society 2018-12-18 16:30:27

A seafarer has survived six days in the open sea after the ship he was on sank in the Bali Strait. Indonesian Nahum Naibahas, 26, known as Riski, was on board the Multi Prima, which sank when it was hit by two-meter high waves on November 22. The vessel was transporting building materials and animal feed from Surabaya to Waingapu at the time. When he was picked up, Riski was very weak. He had been attacked by a seabird, bitten...

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