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Navy launches new hydrographic survey vessel

Navy launches new hydrographic survey vessel

  A purpose-built hydrographic survey vessel was commissioned by the Nigerian Navy in Les Sables d’Olonne, France on Thursday.  The construction of the new...

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Niger Delta: Navy deploys warships, gunboats to fight piracy, oil theft 

  The Nigerian Navy has deployed troops on board six warships and 60 gunboats in a special military exercise to tackle pirates, oil smugglers and other criminals in...

Russian navy vessel, container ship collide in Danish waters

Russian navy vessel, container ship collide in Danish waters

  A Russian navy vessel collided with a Swiss-owned container ship in Danish waters on Wednesday near the Oresund Bridge linking Denmark and Sweden, Danish defence...

Operation chase thief: Navy deploys warships, gunboats in Niger Delta 

Niger Delta: Navy deploys warships, gunboats to fight piracy, oil theft

  The Nigerian Navy has deployed troops on board six warships and 60 gunboats in a special military exercise to tackle pirates, oil smugglers and other criminals in...

Navy redeploys 11 Rear Admirals, 14 Commodores

Navy redeploys 11 Rear Admirals, 14 Commodores

  The Chief of the Naval Staff, Vice Admiral Ibok-Ete Ibas, has approved new postings of some senior officers in the Nigerian Navy. The reorganisation, according to...

NIMASA: Jamoh’s appointment based on competence, not nepotism — APC

NIMASA commends Navy on enforcement of anti-piracy law

  Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Bashir Jamoh has commended the Nigerian Navy for the enforcement of the...

Court frees four Ukrainians, ship of illegal bunkering charges

Court convicts pirates involved in hijack of vessel – Navy

  A Federal High Court sitting in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, has convicted three of the nine accused persons who on March 21 hijacked an Equatorial Guinea flagged...

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Navy arraigns 10 suspected pirates for hijacking fishing vessel

  The Nigerian Navy on Monday arraigned 10 alleged pirates for the hijacking of a fishing vessel, named FV Hai Lu Feng II, belonging to Haina Fishing Company. The...

NIMASA, Navy to align training curricula

NIMASA, Navy to align training curricula

  Plans are at an advanced stage to harmonise the training procedures of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) and the Nigerian Navy for...

Navy arrests five suspected oil thieves in Akwa Ibom 

Navy arrests five suspected oil thieves in Akwa Ibom 

  The Nigerian Navy has arrested five suspected oil thieves and seized a vessel loaded with an unspecified quantity of illegally refined automated gas oil in Akwa...

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IMO commends NIMASA, Navy on fight against piracy 

  The International Maritime Organisation (IMO) has commended Nigeria’s effort to stem piracy in its waters and the Gulf of Guinea, commending the country for...

Navy arrests 42 ‘cultists’ in Cross River 

Navy arrests 42 ‘cultists’ in Cross River 

  The Nigerian Navy Victory Ship has arrested and handed over 42 suspected cultists to the Cross River Government for investigation and possible prosecution....