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Faulty boats: LASWA gives operators two weeks ultimatum

Lagos to inspect all boats on its waters in December 

  The Lagos State Waterways Authority (LASWA) says all boats operating on the state’s waterways are due for inspection in December. The General Manager of the...

Navy gets 250 boats to fight maritime crimes 

Navy gets 250 boats to fight maritime crimes 

  The Nigerian Navy has acquired 250 boats as well as other offshore patrol vessels and seaward defence boats in sustained fortification of its fleet to tackle oil...

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Gunmen invade Rivers community, cart away 6 speed boats

Gunmen have invaded the Coastal Community of Bakana in Degema Local Government Area of Rivers State, leaving not less than four persons missing and six speedboats carted...

JTF destroys 436 illegal refineries, frees kidnapped oil workers

Navy seizes 80 boats, destroys 50 illegal refineries in Delta

The Nigerian Navy on Tuesday said it destroyed more than 50 illegal refineries at Yeye, Burutu and Ibafa creeks in Delta State. This is just as operatives attached to...

Navy destroys 50 illegal refineries, arrests 80 boats, others

Navy destroys 50 illegal refineries, arrests 80 boats, others

The Nigerian Navy on Tuesday said it destroyed more than 50 illegal refineries at Yeye, Burutu and Ibafa creeks in Delta State. This is just as operatives attached to...

Navy seizes 3,574 bags of smuggled rice in Calabar 

Navy seizes four boats, nabs rice smugglers in Akwa Ibom

The Nigerian Navy in Akwa Ibom State has seized four boats and arrested 12 suspects and seized 742 bags of contraband rice from them in four different operations. The...

JTF destroys 436 illegal refineries, frees kidnapped oil workers

Army dislodges Delta oil thieves, seizes 60 boats

The Nigerian Army has smashed one of the biggest camps operated by oil thieves in Delta State, destroying about 60 Cotonou boats, 150 storage tanks, 700 drums used by...

Navy arrest, handover 6 oil thieves for prosecution

Navy seizes 7 boats, arrests 6 suspected oil thieves

The Nigerian Navy Ship (NNS) Delta has handed over six suspected oil thieves and seven wooden boats popularly called ‘Cotonou boat’ laden with 540,000 litres of...

Military taskforce destroys 156 boats, 300 refineries in Niger Delta

Military taskforce destroys 156 boats, 300 refineries in Niger Delta

By Godspower Edoza The head of the joint military taskforce operating in the Niger Delta, Operation Delta Safe, has said no fewer than 156 boats and 300 illegal...

Flood: Jigawa communities receive 10 boats

Seven communities in Jigawa on Monday received 10 boats from Guri Local Government Area of the State ravaged by recent floods in the area to ease transportation. The...

Chief of Naval Staff (CNS), Vice Adm. Ibok Ete-Ibas

Nigerian Navy acquires 200 boats in two years

The Nigerian Navy on Monday said it had inducted over 200 boats of various types into the naval platforms in the last two years. The Chief of Naval Staff, Vice Admiral...

Navy seizes 828 bags of smuggled rice, 2 boats in Akwa Ibom

Navy seizes 828 bags of smuggled rice, 2 boats in Akwa Ibom

By Godspower Edoza The Forward Operating Base (FOB) of Nigerian Navy at Ibaka, Akwa Ibom said it impounded 828 bags of contraband rice, two 40 horsepower outboard...