Tag Archives: OIL BUNKERING

ILLEGAL BUNKERING:NIMASA DETAIN VESSEL WITH 17,000 TONNES OF OIL

THIS DAY 08 Dec 2011 The Federal Government has intensified its war against vessels engaged in illegal bunkering in Nigeria territorial waters. To this end, the management of Nigeria‚Äôs apex maritime regulatory authority, Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) … Continue reading

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REVENUE: SENATE MOVES TO WHITTLE NAVY POWERS

THIS DAY 08 Dec 2011 The role of the Nigerian Navy in maritime revenue generation activities may be considerably whittled down if a bill being considered by the Senate is passed into law. The Bill, Maritime Security Coordinating Agency Bill … Continue reading

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NIGERIAN NAVY SEIZE 3 VESSELS, ARREST 11 CREW MEMBERS ENGAGED IN OIL BUNKERING

Navy SBS commandos in a RBS Defender boat armed with a 12.7mm gun fore and a 40mm AGL aft CHANNELS TELEVISION November 28, 2011 The Nigerian Navy recently reported that it has seized some shipping vessels and their crew members … Continue reading

Posted in AFRICAN ARMED FORCES, ARMED CONFLICT, COUNTERINSURGENCY OPERATIONS, DEFENCE INDUSTRIES & PRODUCTION, GLOBAL DEFENCE NEWS, GULF OF GUINEA, JOINT(MILITARY)TASK FORCE IN THE NIGER DELTA, MARITIME SAFETY AND SECURITY, MILITARY HARDWARE, MILITARY PHOTOS, NIGER DELTA CONFLICT, NIGERIA, NIGERIAN ARMED FORCES, NIGERIAN MILITARY HISTORY, NIGERIAN NAVY, PIRACY, RISK ANALYSIS, SECURITY ISSUES AND CONCERNS, STATE SECURITY SERVICE, WEST AFRICAN STANDBY FORCE | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment