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Navy destroys 265 illegal refineries in three weeks in Delta

The Nigerian Navy, Warri Naval Command, Delta State, said it destroyed 265 illegal refineries and burnt 100,000 tonnes of locally refined diesels in the last three...

Navy arrests 22 Chinese, 4 ships suspected of illegal entry into Nigeria

The Nigerian Navy has arrested four ships and 22 persons, suspected to be Chinese, who allegedly entered Nigeria’s territorial waters illegally. The Commander of the...

Armstringing the Navy

The federal government is making the fight against piracy and other criminal activities on the nation’s territorial waters and in the Gulf of Guinea extremely...

Navy impounds 87,500 litres of diesel in Rivers

The Nigerian Navy said it impounded 87, 500 litres of diesel worth N14.4 million while on routine patrol of Isaka creek in Rivers. The navy said it also arrested seven...

Navy arrests 7 Cameroonians, 5 Nigerians for smuggling in Calabar

The Nigerian Navy in Calabar, Cross River State has arrested 12 smugglers and impounded one boat allegedly used for illegal trading activities within the Nigerian...

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Nigerian Navy partners Italy to fight piracy

To nip the rising tide of maritime illegalities like piracy and crude oil theft, especially in the Gulf of Guinea, as well as boost the economy of both countries...

A’Ibom backs Navy on war against oil theft, sea pirates

Akwa Ibom government has assured the Nigerian Navy of maximum cooperation in its aggressive on-slaught against oil thieves and sea pirates in the Nigerian waterways....

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Navy arrests vessel for illegal fishing

Personnel of the Western Naval Command of the Nigerian Navy in Apapa, Lagos, have arrested three vessels for suspected illegal oil deals and fishing. The vessels were...

Nigerian Navy seeks more assistance from US govt

The Nigerian Navy (NN) on Tuesday requested for more concessions in the purchase of Excess Defence Articles and other maritime security hardwares from the United States...

Nigerian Navy intercepts allegedly hijacked ship

The Nigerian Navy has intercepted a Greek owned merchant tanker, MT KERALA allegedly hijacked off the coast of Luanda after a four day search in the Gulf of Guinea. The...

Navy mounts N2bn surveillance cameras on water to check piracy

The Nigerian Navy (NN) has installed eight automated, camera-equipped surveillance towers in the waters just off its coast, in an effort to tackle a surge in pirate...

Navy tasks personnel on sea robbers, pirates

The Nigerian Navy has said it will not relent in its fight against sea robbers and pirates, saying its men at the Nigerian Navy Ship (NNS) Beecroft have been ordered to...